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Independents’ Day is run by Skillsmart Retail, the Sector Skills Council for Retail, which represents and works with retailers of all sizes to drive excellence in retail skills. The campaign is part of the organisation’s aim to encourage investment in skills across all retailers to improve productivity and profitability of the retail sector.

The National Skills Academy for Retail is a wholly owned subsidiary of Skillsmart Retail, which delivers advice and training solutions directly to retailers, their employees and those seeking to work in the sector, through its network of skills shops based throughout the UK.

Media enquiries

For all media enquiries please contact

Gillian Cowan

Senior Press and PR Officer

020 7462 5579
07795 962 442

[email protected]

Olivia White

Press and PR Officer

0207462 5505

[email protected]

General enquiries

For all general enquiries about Independents’ Day please call 020 7462 5060 or email [email protected]