The Retail Stars category recognises those individuals who work tirelessly to drive their business forward.
It has been an incredibly successful year for Bustles Boutique, which opened in Southend-on-Sea in October 2015.
Ayten Gasson brings together slow fashion and ethical manufacturing in its Brighton boutique.
A high level of customer service has kept shoppers coming back to the store for 45 years.
Clare Gorton is responsible for one of Debenhams’ hero categories, fuller-bust lingerie.
Clare’s main aim is to offer customers the best choice in terms of fit, look and feel.
Eloise quit her job at Ministry of Sound to follow her dream of creating a multi-brand underwear shop.
Janine Dutton employs 20 people and operates from a 6,000ft2 warehouse unit.
Liz founded Odette Lingerie, a luxury boutique offering a carefully selected range of premium lingerie in cup sizes A to I.
Vanilla Blush has grown to become an award-winning business specialising in medical lingerie and swimwear.