Leading international lingerie and swimwear business, Wacoal Europe, is delighted to announce that four of its brands have been chosen as finalists in the Drapers Awards 2017. The brands Wacoal, Fantasie, Freya and Elomi have all been shortlisted in the Lingerie Brand of the Year category. Celebrating the best in fashion retailing, The Drapers Awards are one of the most highly-respected industry awards aimed at recognising the top performing and most innovative businesses. The winners of the awards will be officially announced at the Drapers Awards which will take place on the 30th November at The Iconic Roundhouse, London.
Dean Cooper, Commercial Director for Wacoal Europe said: “We are absolutely delighted that four of our brands have been named as finalists in the Drapers Awards. Drapers is the leading publication across the fashion and retail industry, the fact that a majority of our brands have been recognised in the lingerie category is incredibly exciting and a great affirmation. We’ve had an extremely busy year so far introducing a brand refresh across our global portfolio as well as the sell in of our SS18 season. We wish everyone the best of luck nominated in the awards.”
Wacoal, a lingerie brand sold across many national and independent retailers, designs high quality, fashion conscious lingerie to make women look and feel beautiful. Established in 1960, Wacoal collections are available from 30-44 back and from a AA-F cup. Freya remains a key brand for many retailers, designing collections to give amazing shape and support in a range of cup sizes from B to K Cup, while Fantasie are the experts in creating beautiful lingerie collections for women with larger cup sizes and a consistent top selling brand for many retailers across the country. Last but not least, Elomi are devoted to creating stylish lingerie and swimwear specifically for the fuller figure, offering amazing comfort and fashionable styles in band sizes up to 46 and cup sizes up to a K Cup.