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Drapers’ associate editor Kat Spybey talks to senior reporter Tara Hounslea about a report detailing poor working conditions in the UK textiles and garment manufacturing industry and the potential £2bn New Look IPO.
I am hardly a fan of reality TV and contrived competitions, but The Great British Sewing Bee has me hooked.
Giulio Cinque is owner of designer independent Giulio in Cambridge.
Cecile Reinaud is founder of maternitywear etailer Séraphine.
Reading the acres of coverage about the HSBC Swiss bank tax “scandal” recently, I became confused about what the precise problem is.
Beards on the frow and cereal thrillers.
London’s West End will attract new international retailers in 2015, thanks to the addition of an estimated 3 million sq ft of retail and leisure space in the next two years.
Clothing and footwear prices fell 7.8% year on year in February from a drop of 6.8% in January, according to the British Retail Consortium.
Tesco has made further changes to its board, bringing in Unilever’s Byron Grote to replace non-executive director Gareth Bullock, who will step down tomorrow (March 5).
Fashion industry veteran Gavin Brown died of a heart attack on Monday, March 2. He was 65 and had suffered heart problems for several years.
Womenswear retailer Roman Originals is enjoying an unexpected moment in the global spotlight, after a debate over the colour of one of its dresses went viral last week.
Shoplifting from smaller stores has been “virtually decriminalised” because the offences are not treated as a priority by police or the courts, Labour MP and London mayoral candidate David Lammy has said.
UK businesses including fashion retailers and manufacturers will be called upon to offer more training opportunities to the next generation of workers as part of National Apprenticeship Week on March 9-13.
The final day of Milan Fashion Week saw Giorgio Armani celebrate his 40th year in business in classic fashion.
The key shows from this weekend, including collections from Versace, Jil Sander and Marni.
Top buyers highlight the stand out womenswear catwalk trends from the autumn 15 edition of LFW.
London Fashion Week drew to a close with shows from designers including Michael van der Ham, Christopher Raeburn and Emilio de la Morena.
New York Fashion Week drew to a close last night before London takes centre stage from today (February 20).
Michael Kors offered a lesson in discreet luxury with his elegant autumn 15 collection at NYFW.
Berlin Autumn 15
Troubled trade show Bread & Butter has changed the dates of its July exhibition in order to run at the same time as other Berlin shows.
The London Fashion Week designer has unveiled his debut collection for the young fashion chain Jack Wills.
Footfall was lower than usual at the Kensington Shoe Event, which took place from March 1-3 at the Kensington Close Hotel in west London.
Kidswear has got a new designer outlet - and it’s made with mothers in mind.
The talented designer looks to her rock ‘n’ roll heroines when creating a signature look for her womenswear range.
The retail veteran and founder of London independent Woodhouse on why his Mr Start label is moving in a more casual direction.
Retailers are turning to Snapchat as their latest mouthpiece for reaching millennial shoppers.