yourbrandspace.com, the free online service that brings wholesale fashion online exclusively for buyers, brands and press now has over 30% of its buyer membership from outside of the UK. The site founded by Samantha Bleasby and Louisa Valvano, which launched in December 2011, has today announced impressive international growth with over 1900 retailers now subscribed.
Since the beginning of 2013 the site has seen a significant growth in international retailers joining yourbrandspace, with buyers from the US through to Europe and beyond using the service. Fashion buyers from stores including Salam (Qatar), Appelrath-Copper (Germany), Peek & Cloppenburg (Austria), Galaries Lafayette (China), Daisy Fairy (Japan), Anachic (Saudi Arabia) and many more have signed up for this free service. Ibikari Allwell-Brown, Head Buyer of Fashion at Jumia Nigeria, part of Rocket Internet and a member of yourbrandspace has stocked a large number of brands through the site. “yourbrandspace has been of tremendous help to Jumia and every one of our team has signed up. We are doing business with several brands that we have found through yourbrandspace, and hope to continue to grow with the site as we aim to take on an additional 100 brands this year.”