Schuh launches rental collection with Hirestreet

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Footwear retailer Schuh has announced a new partnership with rental marketplace Hirestreet following a “record summer for occasionwear rental”.

The collection, which launched on August 8, allows shoppers the chance to rent “a range of styles to suit any occasion” including heeled shoes and wedges.

Hirestreet said in a statement that it had seen a 300% increase in site traffic so far this summer compared with the same period last year, with more than 250 requests “for a shoe offering to complement these outfits”.

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