JOIN THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY OF BUSINESSES, EXPERTS AND PEERS.
AFCI.UK is an influential network of suppliers, manufacturers, publishers, wholesale distributors, service providers, retailers, institutional buyers, professional crafters, designers, educator/demonstrators, manufacturer representatives and everyone in between.
AFCI.UK is the cornerstone of the creative, craft and industry. Helping all members LEARN, CONNECT and DISCOVER ways to improve their business.
Our purpose: is to help all members succeed
Our Vision of the Association: to be recognised as the cornerstone of Creative Industry, whilst consistently adding value to all of our members.
Our Vision for the Industry: to makes sure the Creative Industry leads the way to build a healthy, vibrant and successfully Global Creative Market.
Our Brand Promise: no better way to network, connect, engage or get key information about the creative, craft and hobby industry.
BE PART OF THE INDUSTRY YOU WORK IN, BE INVOLVED, BE
CONNECTED, BE INSPIRED,
BE AN AFCI.UK MEMBER
AFCI.UK is made up of four types of members:
FLYING START: People at the embryonic stages of their business and starting up. One-year membership offering help and support to get your business of the ground and take flight. Click here for further membership details
D.E.B’S: People whose principle business does not involve selling products. This category includes: Designers – Demonstrators – Educators – Teachers – Professional Bloggers and Professional Crafters. Click here for further membership details
BUYER’S: Companies whose principal business is purchasing creative craft and hobby merchandise for resell to a consumer. This category includes: bricks and mortar store-front retailers – online/catalogue retailers – institutional buyers and TV/media sales retailers. Click here for further membership details
SUPPLIER’S: Companies whose principal business is supplying creative – craft – hobby products and merchandise through manufacturing – publishing -distributing or providing services to industry companies. This category includes: manufacturers – distributors – consumer publishers/media – trade publishers – and service providers. Click here for further membership details.
Annual membership fees are based on the type and size of businesses involved.
FLYING START MEMBERSHIP
Call for Pricing
ONE YEAR ONLY
For those who are in the first year of business and starting out.
per month or £120 p.a
per month or £100=vat p.a
Retail shops, Online sites, Market stalls and those selling directly to the general public.
=vat per p.a
Manufactures, Publishers, Suppliers, Service Providers, Wholesalers