Emily Sutherland is a features writer at Drapers, writing about a wide range of issues including ecommerce, technology and multichannel retail. She joined the Drapers team in 2016 and has previously worked on titles in the hospitality industry.
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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.
House of Fraser hits out at DebenhamsSubscription
House of Fraser has taken a swipe at struggling rival department store Debenhams with a disparaging discount.
Asos founder sues BDOSubscription
Asos co-founder Quentin Griffiths is suing accountancy firm BDO, claiming it give him incorrect tax advice.
Debenhams' owners poised to force out CEO Bucher Subscription
The new owners of Debenhams are preparing to oust chief executive Sergio Bucher in a bid to revive the department store.
Bonmarché: Day deal 'undervalues' the businessSubscription
Bonmarché has said the takeover bid from Edinburgh Woollen Mill owner Philip Day “materially undervalues” the womenswear retailer.
Thousands of UK companies – including 139 fashion, footwear and accessories brands and retailers – have filed their gender pay gap figures for 2018/19, shining a spotlight on the issue of gender equality in the workplace.
No progress on fashion's gender pay gapSubscription
Women working in the fashion, footwear and accessories industry were paid on median average 92p for every £1 earned by a man in 2018/19 – the same as last year.
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.
Sales slip at MothercareSubscription
Sales at Mothercare fell in the first quarter as the mother and baby retailer completed its accelerated store closure programme.