During the Drapers Footwear awards evening on 30th June, Clarks proudly picked up the Consumers Choice of the Year award. The award with a difference, voted for solely by the consumer.
Keely Stocker, editor at Drapers, said: “These awards are a must attend event for any fashion retailers and brands working in fashion footwear to celebrate the best of the footwear industry. Whether you sell shoes, boots, sandals, trainers, flip-flops, wellies, court shoes, brogues, stilettos, comfort shoes, slippers, ankle boots, shoe polish or insoles, The Drapers Footwear Awards are a chance to celebrate and reward the best of the best. Winners should be so proud of their achievements, standing out in a highly competitive crowd.”
'Clarks is the UK's best Footwear Retailer':
Earlier this year, Clarks was also presented with one of Verdict Retail's 2016 Customer Satisfaction Awards for Best Footwear Retailer of the year. Global research director at Verdict Retail, Maureen Hinton explains: "What these retailers have in common is a powerful determination to get the rules of retail right and deliver for customers.These awards are awarded by the shoppers, not the industry, which makes the recognition far more valuable for all award winners."