Customers Vote River Island to Fashion Award Success

Nov 27, 2012, 13:01 ET from River Island

LONDON, November 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

River Island is happy to announce that they won the Drapers Retailer of the Year - Consumer Award last week.

The awards, which were attended by 900 from across the fashion retail industry, took place at Grosvenor House on Wednesday 21 November.

The brand beat the likes of Topshop, H&M, COS, Warehouse, Reiss and Whistles to the title, which was voted for by consumers in partnership with InStyle magazine.

This is the first year that Drapers have asked consumers to vote to determine the winner.

Drapers editor Caroline Nodder said: "Winning a Drapers Fashion Award is a real mark of excellence, and our winners this year have been judged by a panel of the fashion trade's biggest names so they should be especially proud of themselves and their teams for that fantastic achievement."

SOURCE River Island