Pure London has announced the winners of its inaugural Best of British Independent Retail Awards; an awards ceremony presented with Fashion Association of Britain to recognise and celebrate the contributions of the finest UK independent retailers to the fashion and footwear retail industry.
Pure London is proud to reveal the companies who have won the Pure London Best of British Independent Retail Awards 2015.
Winners were revealed in a special awards presentation hosted by the show’s award-winning Portfolio Director, Julie Driscoll accompanied by Melissa Wheeler, representing the Fashion Association of Great Britain at the Pure London Womenswear catwalk.
Melissa Wheeler, Retail Columnist at FAB, commented; “The Best of British Independent Retailer Awards process has been very revealing to us at FAB as a barometer of the current mood within the independent sector. There is certainly a great sense of excitement and gratitude from independent retailers about this event and a healthy demand for this niche group to be supported and applauded within the industry.”
Julie Driscoll, Portfolio Director for Pure London at i2i Events Group, added; “Nearly 80% of our audience at Pure London are independent retailers and boutiques, so we are thrilled to have launched these awards to celebrate their successes as a major driving force behind the fashion and footwear retail industry. Congratulations tour winners and everyone who made the shortlist.”
We are happy to announce that Young Ideas won the Pure London Best of British Independent for the Midlands!