Week In Pictures: ICCA; World Wine Association; Happy Box London

This week saw ICCA host its Winter Debate in Newcastle; Hayward Brothers and the World Wine Association launch a new portfolio at The Deck; and Happy Box London unveil its new 'Ski Collection'.

Week In Pictures: The World Wine Association; ICCA UK; Happy Box London
Week In Pictures: The World Wine Association; ICCA UK; Happy Box London
  • ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

    ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

  • ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

    ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

  • ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

    ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

  • ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

    ICCA UK's UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate

  • Hayward Brothers and World Wine Association's portfolio launch at The Deck

    Hayward Brothers and World Wine Association's portfolio launch at The Deck

  • Hayward Brothers and World Wine Association's portfolio launch at The Deck

    Hayward Brothers and World Wine Association's portfolio launch at The Deck

  • Hayward Brothers and World Wine Association's portfolio launch at The Deck

    Hayward Brothers and World Wine Association's portfolio launch at The Deck

  • Happy Box London's Ski Collection launch at Hush Bar

    Happy Box London's Ski Collection launch at Hush Bar

  • Happy Box London founder, Ali Nester-Smith, and the new Ski Collection gift range

    Happy Box London founder, Ali Nester-Smith, and the new Ski Collection gift range

  • Happy Box London's Ski Collection launch at Hush Bar

    Happy Box London's Ski Collection launch at Hush Bar

  • Happy Box London's Ski Collection launch at Hush Bar

    Happy Box London's Ski Collection launch at Hush Bar

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Top stories this week:

1) Floods force Surrey hotels to close

2) Exclusive: Redundancy for BCD M&I's Matthew Wall

3) Aviva axes hospitality events

4) Google launches Chromebox for Meetings

5) Tesco Bank places app at heart of conference

The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) invited more than 50 indsutry experts to attend the UK and Ireland Chapter Winter Debate, which took place at the Sage Gateshead in Newcastle across two days earlier this week (February 10-11). The event included a number of seminars and the Great Ambassadors Networking Group (GANG), which has been set up to share best practice on developing ambassador programmes.

London's South Bank rooftop venue The Deck was the setting for the launch of Hayward Brothers and the World Wine Association's new wine portfolio on Tuesday (February 11). More than 100 guests were in attendance to sample some of the best wines in the company's portfolio.

Happy Box London, a creative gifting agency, hosted an intimate launch party for its new 'Ski Collection' last night (February 13). Items on show included whisky, Cuban cigars and a lovely pair of warm cashmere socks, ideal gifts for incentives, product launches and corporate entertainment.

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