* 1. How is your business doing compared with this time last year?

* 2. How would you rate the health of the gift industry at the moment?

* 3. In three words, how would you describe the current gift industry?

* 4. Are you optimistic for the second half of the year?

* 5. What are the top benefits for someone visiting Home & Gift Buyers' Festival?

* 6. If you've visited Home & Gift before - as either an exhibitor or retailer - how likely would you be to recommend it to others?