Entries are now open for the Drapers Footwear Awards 2017, which recognise the best of the best in the sector across the UK and Ireland.
The awards launched in style at European footwear trade show Micam in Milan last week at a drinks reception held in partnership with the British Footwear Association.
They celebrate the top-performing and most innovative businesses in the footwear industry. New categories for 2017 include Footwear Buyer of the Year, Footwear Store/Concession Manager of the Year and Student Footwear Designer of the Year. Branded categories will be nominated.
The awards ceremony will take place on 17 May 2017 at the Grosvenor House in London.