UKs Top Window Dressers Revealed In Retail Skills ...

Posted by tvcgroup on Jul. 06, 2009

The nations best window dressers were revealed at the finale of UK-wide window dressing competition. Launched by Mary Queen of Shops Portas, the final saw the best student and professional visual merchandisers from across the UK create window displays against the clock and judged by industry professionals at the annual event at Londons Olympia. As the Sector Skills Council called on retailers to continue investing in their skills to help them prepare for the economic upturn the accolade of the nations most highly skilled window dressers (Visual Merchandising) was given to Rachel Love Cameron and Sara Walsh of the stylish Belfast store Avoca. They wowed judges with their fantasy teatime display, beating the two other finalists in the retail category from Marmalade in Axminster, Devon and Swarovski in Dundee.In a tough economic period for retail, this competition was a timely reminder how important visual merchandising can be. Visual merchandisers across the UK can change the fortunes of any ... Dis

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