BoF Professional Frequently Asked Questions

BoF Professional membership provides you with unlimited access to agenda-setting news, analysis and opinion that you cannot find anywhere else.

Your membership will include unlimited access to BoF articles (including our archive), professional-only briefings and alerts, and the BoF iOS app.

If you subscribe to the Annual Package you will also receive bi-annual special print editions and access to exclusive networking events.

If you choose to not become a BoF Professional member, you will be limited to Basic member access.

Basic Membership includes:

  • Access to a maximum of 5 articles a month
  • Access to BoF Fashion Week show imagery only (excluding reviews)
  • Access to BoF Careers job and company pages
  • Access to BoF 500 pages
  • Daily Digest newsletter

BoF Professional Memberships renew automatically and you will be charged on a rolling annual or monthly basis.

You can remove the auto-renewal option at any time by getting in touch with us from your account area, accessed by clicking on your initials in the top right navigation.

The subscription price you can see above is automatically generated based upon your location. The final price on the payment form takes into account both your local currency and tax, as defined by your payment card billing address.

Please note that if you are not based in the UK, your card provider may apply a small handling fee to the transaction.

After your payment has been processed and your membership has started, you may cancel your membership at any time. When you cancel you will continue to have full access for your remaining membership period but your membership will not be auto-renewed.

To cancel your membership, please ensure you are signed in to the BoF website with your BoF Professional login details and go your account area, accessed by clicking on your initials in the top right navigation.

Please click here to view our full terms for cancellations and refunds.

Your payment details are completely secure. We utilise an independently audited fully PCI compliant third party service, where payment data is encrypted by an SSL connection and limited to TLSv1, TLSv1.1, and TLSv1.2.

We accept all major credit and debit cards as methods of payment for individual BoF Professional Memberships.

We will send a VAT receipt to the email address associated with your BoF Professional Membership after each of your initial payment. Please contact professional@businessoffashion.com for how to receive subsequent renewal VAT receipts.

To update any of your account details please log in to the BoF website with your BoF Professional login details and go to your account area, accessed by clicking on your initials in the top right navigation.

To update your shipping address for the delivery of your print issue, please follow this link.

BoF Professional Membership is provided for free for all students.

To set up your BoF Professional for Students Membership you will need to click here and complete the student membership form. You will need to validate your student status by clicking on a link in a confirmation email sent to your academic email address and then completing the on-screen form.

Your membership will last for one year from the date you validate your student status. At the end of each year you will be prompted to re-validate your academic email address in order to continue your membership.

If you do not have a valid academic email address or need any assistance please get in touch with us here.

If you are part of a company, team or organisation and would like to find out more about how you could benefit from a discounted group package please click here.

Access to members-only networking events and bi-annual special print editions are only included as a benefit of annual BoF Professional Membership.

However, should you wish to purchase any of our bi-annual special print editions you can do so here.

At this time we are not offering gift memberships.

If you have signed up for an Annual package within 60 days of publication of the latest print issue, you will be sent the current issue as your first print edition.

If you have signed up after 60 days of publication of the latest print issue the first issue you will receive will be the next issue published.

After dispatch, it can take up to 4 weeks for your copy to arrive due to variations in global shipping.

The BoF iOS app allows you to access exclusive content and supports offline reading. You can download it from the app store here.

We will communicate with all BoF Professional Members directly to let them know the details of our exclusive local networking events. Please be aware that our networking events will be limited to major cities where the majority of our members are located.

Please click here to send us a message.