30 APRIL - 1 MAY 2019


LaunchPad is a product or service design competition open to new stationery suppliers looking to break into the dynamic, design-led stationery market. The competition aims to find up to 12 winners to showcase at show.


Stationery Show London is a specialist trade show, offering a fantastic range of writing and paper products which attract the UK’s biggest retailers and most influential buyers and brands in the sector. There is a specific display area at the show for the LaunchPad competition winners to present their ideas to visitors.

The competition is judged by leading names from the stationery sector, all of whom are successful entrepreneurs in their own right - so their feedback on the entries and choice of who goes forward to be awarded a free exhibition stand will be worth following! The judges this year are:

Sarah Sibley - founder of fashion stationery online store Got2Jot
Michael Owen - co-founder of UK stationery distributor Lime Stationery & Art
Penny Green - director Retail & Wholesale Europe for kikki-K
Jamie Mitchell - co-founder and director of illustration & quirky design-led gifts store Ohh Deer
Kaushal Shah - founder of carbon neutral paper supplier Paper Plus Europe

Find out more about our judges Click Here

Their task will be to find up to 12 products or services they think are of true interest to the stationery industry and their huge number of stationery loving consumers.

To find out who won click here!