Autumn Fair

4-7 September 2022 | NEC BIRMINGHAM

Retail Views

Keep informed with the latest retail trends and industry insights.

  • Millions of pounds worth of business has been generated during the last four days at the UK’s leading home, gift and fashion trade show, Autumn Fair co-located with Moda, reigniting, and refuelling the retail industry.

  • On day three of the UK’s leading home, gift and fashion show, Autumn Fair co-located with Moda, visitors were treated to an insightful and honest conversation with retail entrepreneur and small business advocate Theo Paphitis in which he championed hybrid retail - the mix of physical and online retailing.

  •  You are driven, work hard and step out of your comfort zone to make things happen. Whilst these attributes will absolutely help you reap rewards, they can also create the perfect recipe for ‘founder’s fatigue’. Roo Davies, aka the Mojo Coach, explores how you can combat this all to common situation...

  • With ecommerce gaining more and more importance in retail, we have pulled together a few top tips to help you get online.

  • Earlier this year, we held a special edition of our “UK Retail Market overview webinar”, where we were joined by Eda Togan, Country manager, Turkey & Close regions for SUPERDRY PLC (Superdry). Here, she spoke to us about the work Superdry are doing in their bid to become the most sustainable fashion brand by 2030, and our audience were also given the chance to ask her some questions.

  • Staying on top of Instagram trends, picking the right hashtags and posting at the right time of day are all part of the hassle and intimidation that comes with growing your business on Instagram. To simplify everything, we have condensed our “Ask the expert: Instagram” webinar led by SocialB into a few key do’s and don’ts.


  • Bringing retro into 2021... 
  • A nostalgic trip down memory lane to discuss all things Rainbow Designs as they celebrate their 50th anniversary.  

    Comments from Zara Grindrod, Director of Sales and Marketing at Rainbow Designs, The Home of Classic Characters:

  • There’s no avoiding the fact that post-pandemic consumers will continue to shop online, so making sure your digital and physical retail experiences match up is crucial. Here are 6 top tips to help you do just that…

  • Join us on an adventure through the most tropical enduring trend... 

  • From online shopping to changing product trends, there’s no denying that the pandemic has caused a paradigm shift in the way consumers shop. We've broken down just a few of these new priorities. 
  • Get our 5 top tips for growing a loyal customer base. 

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