WOMEN OF THE YEAR 2016: Andrea Gornall, ShopDirect - ToyNews

WOMEN OF THE YEAR 2016: Andrea Gornall, ShopDirect

As one of her colleagues stated: “Adapt or die is the truest saying of all, and Andrea has adapted herself in the toy world over almost three decades.”
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ShopDirect’s senior buyer of toys and nursery, Andrea Gornall has been instrumental in the firm’s success in the toy space and was a key driver in the retailer gaining recognition as Online Toy Retailer of the Year at the Retail Week Awards 2016 and a Radar Award winner at Licensing Awards 2015.

Over the past year, Gornall has driven weekly record sales in the department and delivered market share growth.

As one of her colleagues stated: “Adapt or die is the truest saying of all, and Andrea has adapted herself in the toy world over almost three decades.”


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