Occasionwear/Bridal Brand of the Year - Drapers Independents Awards
This award is open to any occasionwear or bridal brand stocked by independent retailers in the UK and/or Ireland.
You will be judged on a range of factors, including sell-through performance during the past 12 months, margin offered, stock service (if applicable), after-sales service, most improved line and most commercial direction.
Judges want to see a clear business plan, great value and great quality product range, fantastic customer service and evidence of financial success.
Please note that entries submitted without supporting financial information may be excluded from the awards – all information supplied is confidential.
Criteria against which you will be judged:
- Have you provided clear evidence of financial success?
- Have you listed your main stockists – and are these independent retailers in the UK/Ireland?
- What is the brand’s USP? What makes you stand out from the competition?
- Do you work with your independent stockists for mutual benefit?