River Island is a London-based high street brand. The brand was set up by Lewis and his brothers in 1948. Lewis started selling fruits and vegetables and then knitting wool. He was later joined by his three brothers who helped him in expanding and diversifying the store under the title Lewis Separates. The company operates in a several countries including Russia, the Netherlands, Middle East, Georgia and Ukraine among others.
River Island has an in-house design team at its Northwest London Headquarters. The store is well-known for nurturing and supporting new design talent. The company provides stylish and affordable fashion to its customers. Some of the products that you can expect from River Island include; dresses, shirts, t-shirts, shoes and jeans among others. These products are normally designed for different ages and sexes. The services includes delivery services for the customers who live far away from the areas where the stores are located.
River Island offers an innovative option to its 'Click and collect' service: the 'Click and don't collect'. It can be useful if you change your mind and can't find the time to collect your online purchases.
River Island is one of the most well known high street brands in the UK, usually associated with fashion. It has recently been announced that the brand is now offering a homeware range, similar to other popular high street clothing brands.