River Island are at the forefront of UK affordable style, their passionate employees are united by a love of fashion. After a challenging 2020 which saw many staff furloughed, redeployed, and intensely affected by the death of George Floyd, River Island needed to invest in their committed workforce.
The need to feed an inclusive culture
Already a diverse business, River Island now required an inclusive workplace culture to support staff throughout the organisation. With ambitions to become the most inclusive fashion retail employer in the UK and to build a team that celebrates and reflects the customers they serve, River Island approached Blueprint for All’s Building Inclusive Futures consultants to help them.