Read the September issue of Lingerie Insight online now

The September 2016 edition of Lingerie Insight is now available to read online, featuring a stylish cover image from Gossard’s SS17 campaign.

The issue is jam-packed with exclusive industry news, expert opinion, interviews, top trends and party pictures.

This month’s edition kicks off with exclusive story about the appointment of a new UK managing director for Rigby & Peller.

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Isabel Baert is the former global head of Buying Retail at Rigby & Peller and has held several post within the retailer’s parent company, Van de Velde, including head of buying and regional manager.

Also in this issue, we chat to Gossard Girl Olympia Valance about her debut lingerie design project.

The Australian actress and model has been modelling for Gossard since December 2014, and now she has designed her own luxury collection for the brand.

Over the page, former banker Sukhy Nijjar reflects on 15 months she opened her lingerie store, Sipsey, in the West Midlands.

Elsewhere, Vanity Fair Brands Europe lays out its plans to become a dominant force in the industry after undergoing a major restructure.

After becoming part of Perceva, the investment company which bought the group from US firm Fruit of the Loom in October 2015, the French business has been focused on repositioning these its portfolio of brands and building a stellar management team made up of creative visionaries from La Perla, Aubade and Andres Sarda.

Post-surgery lingerie is another hot topic in the September edition of Lingerie Insight. In a special report, we speak to some of the industry’s leading designers and directors about how they are making their products more accessible to women.

As part of this special report, we also pay a visit to post-surgery brand Nicola Jane’s flagship London boutique.

There, new manager and former celebrity stylist Maureen O’Halloran takes us on a tour of the newly-renovated store.

Other features include an industry review of Birmingham trade show Moda Lingerie and Swimwear, expert comment on the importance of influencers to online brand marketing and a list of the must-stock bridal underwear for SS17.

We hope you enjoy the issue!

To read the September 2016 edition online, click here.