Optimising Wholesale for the Future: How to make the most of the many opportunities wholesale can bring.
THREE years after the Covid-19 pandemic hit, and the fashion industry is still recovering from a storm of challenges. Demand volatility, logistics jams, rising costs means, as never before, the supply chain has been thrust to the top of executives’ agendas. Hikes in shipping costs are a leading concern for sourcing executives. Raw-material prices are […]
June 7, 2023 By Anna Halpenny, Senior Womenswear Designer, Whispering Smith Summer is fast-approaching, and the official start of the season later this month will see the dawn of a host of new fashion trends ideal for the perfect look. The latest trends are heavily influenced by looks from the four key fashion shows in […]
Colour plays an important role in fashion. Ever changing with the seasons, trending colour palettes play a big part in what everyone is wearing. As the first signs of Autumn are on the horizon, retailers should now be considering what colours are expected to be popular for the new season. Read on to find out […]
Forecasting and planning in the fashion industry are essential for success. In an industry that is continuously evolving, the fast-paced nature of the clothing sector requires businesses to always be ahead of the game. To remain competitive in such a crowded market, and to continue supplying your customers with the latest fashion looks, predictive forecasting […]
Despite it still being summer, the fashion industry moves fast! As you will know, now is the best time to consider your new clothing collection. Whether you own a high street fashion boutique, or an e-commerce fashion store, selecting the right clothing pieces for the transition between summer and autumn is an important step in […]
The role of a fashion wholesaler is critical within the fashion industry. For retailers, having a working relationship with a reliable wholesale company who can provide the latest trends and style is so important for keeping their stock collections new and on trend. Here at Whispering Smith, we pride ourselves on being one step ahead […]