INDX (short for Independent Exhibitions) represents a group of unique fashion trade shows held at Cranmore Park Exhibition Centre in Solihull.

INDX shows are curated specifically and exclusively for retailers within the independent sector, attracting buyers from department stores, shops and boutiques all across the UK and Ireland.

Presenting 10 seasonal shows a year across Menswear, Womenswear & Footwear, Kidswear, Intimate Apparel and Accessories, INDX shows are committed to meeting the diverse requirements of today’s indies, providing a bespoke buying experience, a focused exhibitor selection and a professional, friendly and relaxed environment.

What’s more, at INDX buyers also enjoy free onsite parking and free admission in addition to complimentary lunch and refreshments.

One of our latest shows

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Latest posts

INDX Menswear & Footwear Save The Date - SS21

INDX Menswear & Footwear SS21 - SAVE THE DATE

EXCLUSIVE: AW20 Collections only at INDX

Not at any other UK trade show... See the AW20 collections here first!


INDX Kidswear set for another record breaking show in 2020...

INDX welcoming growing international footfall...

INDX Intimate Apparel welcomes growing international footfall...

Over 90% of Buyers Place Orders at INDX Accessories

INDX Accessories maintains its unparalleled business approach...



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Day Two - Wednesday 17 March 2021

14:30 Effective visual merchandising to drive commercial impact

Katy Hoare, Senior Visual Merchandising Manager

In addition to providing styling hints and tips, Katy’s session will cover the key elements of good visual merchandising, the commercial benefits of using effective visual merchandising and managing a varied stock package.

Retail Insights speaker

Katy Hoare is a highly experienced VM Manager who is passionate about using VM skills to both excite and enhance the shoppers experience in a physical retail environment, using effective VM to drive real commercial impact.

Having worked across multiple Brand businesses including; International Wholesale, Fast fashion, Branded clothing, Sportswear and Home, for retailers such as; Marks and Spencer, Topshop/ Topman, Selfridges and Pentland Brands, Katy has spent the past 3 years working with ‘Joules’ as the Senior VM Manager for Wholesale and Partnerships.

Katy lives in Nottingham with her husband Daniel, 2 children (Olivia and Oscar) and her fur baby, Teddy the Shi Tzu.

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