Independent Footwear

Fiercely Independent Together

Congratulations on discovering the website of the Independent Footwear Retailers Association for Great Britain and Northern Ireland. We are the trade association for hundreds of shoe retailers all across the land who exist to offer something refreshingly different to the big all powerful retail names who are turning the high streets and shopping centres of Britain into indistinguishable clones.

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IFRA Benefits

Find out what IFRA can do for you. In today's economic climate, it is increasingly tough being a retailer. It is even tougher being an independent retailer.



E.ON Energy

E.ON Energy has teamed up with the Association to help members get a better deal on their energy and put a tempting price promise on the table .

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Open a Shoe Shop

How to Open a Shoe Shop, an invaluable guide to anyone opening a new shoe shop. Learn from some of the people who have done it already.