There are some great family firms at the fore of the UK fashion industry and this article focuses on three of them including River Island and Coe's of Ipswich, the latter being one of the family businesses that we visited on The Family Business Road Trip 2016.

It's great to see family firms maintaining their presence in a sector that has seen a lot of change and competition and to appreciate some of the positive influences that being family owned has on the culture of these organisations.