Trophy Retailers Association – ‘Stronger Together’

The Trophy Retailers Association (TRA) has been developed to give UK Retailers a collaborative and powerful voice to work together to influence the industry. Membership will confirm that the Retailer in question operates via an agreed code of conduct and has agreed to stand by the principles of the Association.

Retailers Membership Criteria

  • Registered on Companies House as a limited company or sole trader
  • Operates as a Business to End User (B2C) with their primary business being selling items to the general public / companies
  • Operating from Retail Premises (Shop) and/or E-Commerce Platform
  • Only purchase through recognised wholesale companies
  • Agree to Standard Operating Procedures – Engraving Charges – Carriage Charges
  • Annual Membership Subscription Fee – £100

Membership Fee gives the Retailer access and entitlement to the following benefits:

  • Join a Community – working together for the good of the industry
  • Access to Trophy Retailers Association Forum
  • Access to Trophy Retailers Association Website
  • Banner/Portlet Advert on TRA Website Homepage for 12 Months
  • Advertising and Listing in Trophy Retailers Directory on Trophex Website and in Trophex Magazine for 12 Months
  • 12 Month Subscription to Trophex Magazine (Value £32 per annum)
  • Opportunity in Trophex Magazine to promote your business
  • Membership Pack - Point-Of-Sale Materials for Marketing and PR purposes to promote your business as a member of the TRA including website materials
  • Regular industry updates and News through Trophex Magazine and the TRA Forum
  • TRA registered Trademark available in all formats for use in business literature etc
  • Free Entry and Free Parking to Annual Trophex Live Exhibition
  • Access to TRA VIP Lounge with Complimentary Refreshments at Trophex Live
  • TRA Discount Card – Discounts on Accommodation and Restaurants etc whilst at Trophex Live
  • Certificate of Membership to display in retail Premises to promote and publicise the fact that your business is a member of the TRA and therefore operate under TRA code of conduct

Future Goals

The TRA also plan to set up a Programme of Courses available to Retailers to assess an individual’s ability on different engraving processes resulting in recognised engraving qualifications.

Access to better trading terms.

Minimum margin set by TRA.

Wholesalers to become Sustaining Members in order to support the growth of the Association.

To request for more information please email: alan@trophyretailersassociation.org
To join the Trophy Retailers Association please email: tra@hillmedia.com