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Drapers is launching its first gender equality survey to determine how the fashion industry is progressing in this area ahead of International Women’s Day in March.
The market for comfortable lingerie is soaring, but other trends are emerging and brands are vying to meet the demand
The rising popularity of the role of people director in fashion reflects a wider shift in approach towards well-being at work.
As TikTok becomes the latest social app to target the UK, we look at its potential for marketing fashion to a younger audience.
Bruce Park, Bergdorf Goodman’s influential men’s fashion director, unveils his new shop-in-shop, B, within the New York institution.
Known for its traditions and heritage, as retail evolves the luxury sector is also becoming a driving force for innovation. Drapers rounds up the key take-aways from Walpole’s Luxury Summit on 5 February, where some of the sector’s biggest names discribed their vision for luxury’s future.
As the new season kicks off, brands and retailers are trying new tactics to stand out in the crowded and fast-moving womenswear market
Jo Davies is setting the fashion agenda in the north-west with her award-winning womenswear independent, Black White Denim.
As veganism moves into the mainstream and becomes a booming consumer segment, savvy brands are stocking up on animal-free product.
Take a tour inside the newly refurbished “Boden House” and discover how the British brand is shaking up workplace culture
Fashion brands and designers are facing the perfect storm of an upsurge in copying and the post-Brexit loss of pan-European intellectual property protections.
Mini-me dressing and big-name branding are helping kidswear brands and retailers thrive against a challenging high street backdrop.
In a rapidly growing market, Drapers rounds up the kidswear brands on the rise.
Drapers goes inside the production centre Tommy Hilfiger argues will make it the master of denim
Mini-trade show Just Around The Corner stepped up its game with strong new brands and desirable ranges.
Drapers, in partnership with Ebay, provides a quarterly snapshot of data on online fashion retail’s KPIs and trends.
Drapers’ multichannel breakfast will explore how the cross-channel mix is evolving in fashion in 2019.
As sustainability becomes business critical, retailers and brands are finding that recruiting for the area presents unique problems.
Clothing rental has the potential to make fashion retail more sustainable and provide benefits to both consumers and brands.
Drapers’ upcoming webinar will explore key lessons and insights from Christmas 2018.
As high street store sales decline, brands are turning to online concessions to get their product in front of consumers
Spending time at the London womenswear trade shows this week highlighted that the high street is far from dead. Both Pure London and Scoop were busy and vibrant, and I spotted many an order being placed.
Until recently, technology and fashion and may not have seemed natural bedfellows, and yet today, from design to marketing, from production to distribution, technology is influencing every facet of our industry.
Brands reported a sedate but satisfying autumn edition of footwear trade show Micam in Milan, as Brexit uncertainties dominated discussions.
Updated layouts encouraged brisk business at the autumn 19 editions of trade shows Pure London and Scoop, which ran on 10-12 February
The shocking story of the botched attempt to organise a new, luxury music festival in the Bahamas has gripped the nation thanks to a recently released documentary by Netflix.
It feels like not a week has gone by this year without speculation on the future of Debenhams, and this week was no different as rumours mount that it is heading towards a company voluntary arrangement (CVA).
Although the dreaded “B” word was a key topic of conversation at the recent edition of menswear-focused trade show Jacket Required, British heritage brand Peregrine helped lift my Brexit fatigue, at least for a while.
This week, Warehouse becomes the latest high-profile brand to launch a collaboration with TV presenter, author and Instagram star Laura Jackson.
Autumn 19 editions of trade shows CIFF and Revolver pulled in international buyers, as Copenhagen’s fashion week also grew from strength to strength.
The traditional trade show format has been in a state of flux for several seasons now, and the evolution is continuing with the emergence of some new, smaller events.
Just over two years since it flung open its doors in a shower of golden confetti, Missguided has announced it will close its Westfield Stratford City flagship.
UK buyers were pleased with the revamped autumn 19 edition of menswear-focused trade show Jacket Required on 23-24 January.
It has now been more than two and a half years since the Brexit vote. Since that fateful day, the UK has been mired in uncertainty and, unfortunately, it is showing no signs of abating.
Clarks’ decision to close its Somerset factory does not reflect the state of the wider UK textile manufacturing industry, argues Make it British founder Kate Hills.
Gaps left by some of the big-name designers leaving the Milan Fashion Week Men’s schedule presented opportunities for smaller brands to shine this season
In a flurry of mixed Christmas trading results Boohoo Group has smashed through the mediocrity with another stellar performance.
The autumn 19 buying season kicked off to a flying, if slightly foggy, start at menswear trade show Pitti Uomo in Florence this week (8-11 January).
This Christmas was a tense affair for the fashion industry as retailers waited anxiously to see if consumers would defy the gloomy economic outlook and hit the shops. Happily, it seems I’m not the only one who overspent over the festive period.
Today’s crop of Christmas trading updates underlined the extent to which discounting now holds fashion retailers to ransom.
Retailers are starting to reap the benefits of customer reviews. Our new Drapers Guide explores why..