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| August 1, 2014

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Middle Eastern Market Overtakes China

July 31, 2014 |

Tourists from the Middle Eastern market have now taken over the Chinese as Britain’s biggest spenders. According to a new survey from Global Blue, customers from locations such as the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar spent record … Read More

Fashion Industry Supports ‘Buy British Day’

July 30, 2014 |

Designers, retailers and politicians have joined forces to encourage shoppers to buy British. With this in mind, Best of Britannia – an annual showcase of British-made goods, which takes place in London annually – is planning a ‘Buy British Day’ to … Read More

Pop-Up Market to Grow by £2.1 billion with Appear Here

July 29, 2014 |

New research has found that pop-up retailers chip in £2.1 billion to the UK economy each year, a meaningful contribution that has largely been facilitated by former Industry speaker and CEO and founder of Appear Here, Ross Bailey. Ross hosted … Read More

Fashion Week Tickets Valued at $95,000

July 26, 2014 |

It’s long been debated whether the British Fashion Council will ever sell tickets to allow consumers behind the scenes at the fashion industry’s most highly anticipated bi-annual event, London Fashion Week. When the queen of e-commerce, Natalie Massenet took up … Read More

Tahir’s Tips: Fashion Industry Tax Reliefs

July 25, 2014 |

It was Benjamin Franklin who first coined the wisdom that: “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” With this in mind, this week I am going to look at how fashion start-ups and small companies … Read More

British Fashion Council Launches BFC Contemporary

July 24, 2014 |

The British Fashion Council has teamed up with eBay for a new initiative that aims to strengthen London’s contemporary ready-to-wear and accessory offering. Targeting the segment of the market that currently houses the likes of Acne, The Kooples and Maje, … Read More