Gibsons celebrates NPD stats

by TnP Staff
Published: 12 December 2018, 06:02
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Velocity sales are positive

Gibsons say the latest figures from NPD show it has been theUK’s number 1 performing adult puzzles manufacturer every month this year based on velocity sales (rate of sale), which includes sales from November 2018. 


In addition, Gibsons are also the number 1 jigsaw manufacturer for adults in the UK for value in the month of November 2018, with their sales increasing by 13% (year on year sales, Nov 2018 vs Nov 2017). Finally, The NPD Group’s data shows that Gibsons’ Christmas Limited Edition puzzle, Driving Home For Christmas,is number 1 best-selling adult jigsaw puzzle in the UK, out-selling all other adult jigsaw puzzles and accessories (by rate of sale over the last three months).

Kate Gibson, Managing Director of Gibsons says: “We are blown away by The NPD Groups findings. Our Christmas Limited Edition jigsaw puzzle is always a success, but it being the best-selling jigsaw puzzle nationwide is a huge achievement! This excellent news comes at the perfect time as we are preparing to celebrate 100 years of Gibsons next year… to be the UK’s number 1 performing puzzle manufacturer for adults is a great way to start our centenary celebrations!”