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Drapers Awards: Celebrate your international growth

UK retailers are increasingly looking to expand on an international level to drive growth via multiple markets.

Entering new territories can have its challenges but, done successfully, will attract a new audience and drive sales across the globe.

Drapers International Fashion Retailer of the Year award celebrates a leading British or Irish fashion business that can demonstrate financial success in its recent operations outside the UK and Ireland.

It is open to multiple retailers, department stores and brands that have opened shops and/or have extended their online presence overseas. The expansion could have been made directly, or via local partners.

The winning business will have successfully expanded into at least one new territory outside the UK and Ireland in the past 12 months, boast a strong business strategy for international growth and good understanding of customer needs in the relevant markets.

The glittering black-tie Drapers Awards ceremony will return to its new home, the Roundhouse in Camden, London, on 29 November. To be in with a chance to win, submit your entry by 8 June here or contact Kathryn McHolm on 020 3953 2226 or

Do you support retailers in their international growth strategy? Highlight your achievements in assisting the UK fashion industry reach new global markets by aligning your business with the Drapers Awards. Contact Martin Arnold to discuss sponsorship opportunities on or 020 3953 2096

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