On 8th and 9th June 2019 Style House Files partners with ITC SheTrades to present X Retail. SheTrades Edition is sponsored by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) under the SheTrades Commonwealth project, an initiative dedicated to supporting women-owned businesses across the Commonwealth.
X Retail has focused on facilitating commerce, and creating access to market opportunities for fashion entrepreneurs to aide their businesses to generate sales.
Thus creating sustainable business practices and increasing the industry’s ability to positively impact the economic landscape. X Retail, which in the past has been on the line-up of the Lagos Fashion Week showcase in October, will for the first time, host a stand-alone event.
In preparation for X Retail, ITC SheTrades in partnership with UPS will be coordinating workshops on the 7th and 10th June 2019, targeting women entrepreneurs within the ITC SheTrades network.
The aim of these workshops is to further equip women-owned businesses with new skills to grow their various businesses and the tools for wealth creation.
Following the completion of the workshops, will be X Retail on 8th and 9th June 2019. From 11 am to 9 pm daily, Balmoral at Federal Palace, VI will be the destination for the ultimate shopping experience – from textiles and apparel to accessories and beauty products will be available from over 30 women-owned brands such as: Aimas, Joel Lani, Eclectic Chique, Aisha Abu Bakr, Eyiyemi Olivia and many more!
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