Dedicated footwear retailers came out on top of Drapers’ Hit or Miss review of Intu Watford’s spring 19 offer, despite some strong product in fashion stores.
How Jay Parker built Gym King Subscription
Gym King’s Jay Parker has built a thriving athleisure brand in a competitive market before his 30th birthday. He talks to Drapers about keeping the business fighting fit and cracking the US.
The best store openings of 2019 so farSubscription
While big-name openings from the likes of Primark and Anthropologie have grabbed the headlines, a flurry of other ...
This Thursday Primark opened its biggest-ever store on Birmingham High Street, with five floors of fashion, beauty and food. Before the grand opening, Drapers sat down with its director of new business development, Tim Kelly, to learn more about the retailer’s largest global store.
Inside the new Anthropologie 'local' storeSubscription
US fashion and lifestyle brand Anthropologie has unveiled its new local store strategy, which will be rolled out across the UK.
Hit or Miss: womenswear spring 19 Subscription
Drapers heads out to Intu Watford, to put this season’s womenswear offers to the test.
Frugi family prepares for a growth spurtSubscription
Under its new CEO, Hugo Adams, and chair Julia Reynolds, ethical kidswear brand Frugi is positioned for rapid growth. Drapers visits the brand’s headquarters in Cornwall to learn more about its expansion plans.
Turkey’s import impasseSubscription
The threat of a no-deal Brexit is leading UK companies to reconsider Turkey as a sourcing destination, but there is still a lack of certainty.
Nifty shades: the sunglasses brands to knowSubscription
As spring has officially sprung, Drapers takes a look at the sunglasses brands that should be on your radar this season.
Why the future's bright for sunglasses Subscription
Drapers outlines everything you need to know – including the key trends – for a clear vision of the sunglasses market.