Tag Archives: menswear
Eat, sleep, work, repeat……..
Posted on May 25, 2015 by BuyersEye
Arriving in the murky, wet greyness of a hot and steamy Sunday evening in Dhaka, my senses are as usual, assaulted by the sights, sounds and smells of a very different culture from the London I left behind. Having negotiated … Continue reading →
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Posted on July 10, 2014 by BuyersEye
Well, that was one hell of a trip! It started with an early morning departure from Heathrow, travelling with three of my colleagues, first destination Bangalore, India, where none of them had ever been before. This was going to be something … Continue reading →
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A difficult summer………..
Posted on November 7, 2013 by BuyersEye
It’s been a while since my last post (this sounds like I am about to confess my sins, which I am not!), and a great deal has happened over the last few months, not all of it easy to write … Continue reading →
No rest for the wicked (or in this case, a busy buying team)……..
Posted on November 10, 2012 by BuyersEye
We had just over a week to recover from the exertions of Bangladesh, and then we were off again, this time further afield, to Hong Kong, and then on to either Indonesia or Sri Lanka. Under normal circumstances I would have tried to … Continue reading →
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