Body, Bath and Fragrance award for Urban Rituelle

Winning gift : Owner Leanne Haining with Urban Rituelle products that won the bath/body category in the gift GALA awards. Picture John Veage
Winning gift : Owner Leanne Haining with Urban Rituelle products that won the bath/body category in the gift GALA awards. Picture John Veage

The best in Australia’s gift sector have come together for the industry’s night of nights, with the 2017 GALA winners announced last week at the annual Reed Gift Fair at Sydney’s Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The annual Gift and Life Instyle Awards (GALA) recognises and celebrates the creative excellence in the vibrant and innovative gift and homewares sector.

Amongst the 2017 winners was Caringbah business Urban Rituelle in the product category for Body, Bath and Fragrance. Impressing with their Flourish Organics Collection, the business was also named winners in the Eco category for speciality products. 

The  awards which included Retailer of the Year also celebrated winners from a further 23 categories across key product areas, speciality products and specific talent categories.

Each category was judged by a panel of independent industry professionals who shared their experience and insight in the world of design, trends, merchandising, business and buying.