Purple Tuesday

Here’s How Junction 32 Outlet Is Supporting The Needs Of Its Disabled Shoppers This Purple Tuesday

From The Yorkshire Times.   Purple Tuesday, the UK’s accessible shopping day, is taking place on 3rd November. This year, Junction 32 is highlighting the measures currently in place to raise awareness of the needs of disabled customers. Nearly one in five people in the UK have a disability or impairment, and there are very […]

Woman In A Wheelchair Reveals Ordeal Of Simple Tasks Like Buying New Clothes

  By Tanveer Mann in Metro.   Today is Purple Tuesday – and no, it’s not yet another day for crazy shoppers trying to bag a bargain. It’s actually pretty serious and is the first of its kind aimed at highlighting some of the challenges disabled people face while shopping. The national day was founded […]

Purple Tuesday: 6 Ways Disabled Shoppers Would Like The High Street To Change

By Natasha Hinde in Huffpost.   Almost one in five people in the UK are disabled. That adds up to 12 million people with a collective spending power of £249 billion, yet neither the high street nor individual retailers are catering to them. “We are an untapped market and at a time when the high […]

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