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Gibsons to launch Rebel Girls puzzle line this spring in partnership with the Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls brand

The family-owned jigsaw puzzle and board game specialist, Gibsons, has teamed with Rebel Girls, the award-winning brand behind the book series Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls to launch a new puzzle line. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a globally popular book that has sold over 4.5 million …

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Piecing it all together: From wellbeing to rock ‘n’ roll – how jigsaw puzzling has redefined its own image

It’s indisputable that jigsaw puzzles today aren’t what they used to be. And we can all breathe a sigh of relief for that, because if there was ever a sector in need of a real shot in the arm, it was one such as this. A sector formerly soaked in …

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Gibsons teams with Emmerse Studios to license and develop family card game Quirk!

The family-owned, British jigsaw puzzle and games specialist, is teaming up with Emma May of Emmerse Studios, to license and develop her family card game, Quirk! A simple card game for two to six players aged five and upwards, Quirk! is billed as a funny game of sounds, actions and …

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Gibsons donates £10,000 worth of puzzles to Royal Marsden and MIND charities

Gibsons, the family-owned, jigsaw puzzle and board game company, has been busy spreading Christmas cheer, having gifted £10,000 worth of jigsaw puzzles to the Royal Marsden and the mental health charity, MIND. On top of the donation, staff at Gibsons have been providing gifts to local children in support of …

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Electro pop band Metronomy taps Gibsons for official tour merchandise puzzle

The UK’s independent games and puzzles specialist, Gibsons, has teamed with the electro pop band Metronomy to supply the group with a bespoke jigsaw puzzle as part of its merchandise offering for its upcoming tour. The band approached Gibsons’ national account manager Kim Garrod while planning its tour in summer …

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Three generations of Gibsons abseil Peacehaven Cliffs for #Gibsons100 Challenge

For anyone finding the darker mornings of autumn somewhat of an uphill struggle, it was all plain sailing – that’s abseiling – for three generations of the Gibsons family last weekend, as the family-run toymaker scaled Peacehaven Cliffs as part of the #Gibsons100 Challenge. This is a special year for …

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Gibsons pledges to eliminate all plastic packaging from its products by 2021

Gibsons has pledged to eliminate all plastic packaging by 2021. The UK independent games and puzzles specialist has placed sustainability at the core of its operations for the past few years, moving to focus more of its efforts on reducing waste through design and innovation in the sector. By the …

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Gibsons recognised with Investors in People Standard for commitment to staff

The independent British jigsaw puzzle and board game company, Gibsons, has been recognised with the Investors in People Standard accreditation for the firm’s own commitment to its staff. The family-owned business was founded in 1919 by the managing director Kat Gibson’s great grandfather, Harry Percy Gibson, and has been celebrating …

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Gibsons undertakes #Gibsons100 Challenge to raise money for Jigsaw4U charity

Celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, Gibsons has not been able to sit still, undertaking the #Gibsons100 challenge and encouraging every member of the team to raise money for the children’s charity, Jigsaw4U. Members of the team have spent the first half of the year either getting active or commit …

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International sales grow 90 per cent for Gibsons

The UK independent jigsaw puzzle and board game company, Gibsons has reported a ‘rapid growth in international sales’ of around 90 per cent over the last 12 months, despite the continued pressures suffered by many in the current retail climate. The firm – celebrating its 100th anniversary this year – …

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