Walpole promotes, protects and develops British luxury worldwide

A unique alliance of 200 of the UK's finest luxury brands

Walpole British Luxury Awards 2017

Discover who won what at this year's Walpole Awards, hosted by Catherine Zeta Jones.


CEO letter | The Special Relationship

When Oscar Wilde wrote, ‘America is not a country, it is a world’, he captured a sense of both the opportunity and the challenge for British luxury brands looking to break into the world’s largest market for luxury. How do you create impact in such a vast country? How do you build critically important trade links in the market more than three quarters of you said was a priority growth market over the next five years?

Walpole British Luxury Showcase in New York

Recognising the USA as the largest and most important luxury market in the world, Walpole swapped London for New York for our inaugural North American trade delegation, bringing the best of British luxury to the City that Never Sleeps.

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What Walpole Does

  • Membership

    Walpole is the UK's only membership organisation for British luxury brands, providing a collective voice for 200 members.

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  • Events

    Walpole curates an extensive programme of events, including the prestigious annual Walpole British Luxury Awards

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  • Media Engagement

    Walpole raises the profile of the industry through media engagement, telling the story of British luxury worldwide

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  • Public Affairs

    Walpole amplifies the luxury sector on the political stage and through new research, ensuring it is protected and promoted

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  • Programmes

    Walpole nurtures the next generation of British luxury, through Brands of Tomorrow, Crafted and the Luxury Management Programme at LBS

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    Walpole's members are a unique alliance of diverse businesses, unified by their commitment to providing the highest standards of materials, quality, style, design, craftsmanship, creativity, service and innovation.

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