The Forum of Private Business is urging the government to scrap plans to give new powers to HM Revenue & Customs to recover outstanding debts directly from small companies’ bank accounts.
Crocs European managing director Vince Gunn has said he cannot rule out UK store closures as part of a global scaling back of its portfolio, but added the country would remain a “strong focus”.
Former Topman, Ralph Lauren and Coggles buyer Adam Jagger has been hired as buying consultant for a new premium retail and lifestyle store in Leeds.
British luxury womens’ footwear brand Penelope Chilvers is to open its second store, on Duke Street in Mayfair, next month to capture international shoppers.
Buying group Independent Menswear Company (IMC) is to return to Berlin next year following its successful trip to the German tradeshow circuit with 22 of its members.
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Chief executive Mark Sebba thought he was just turning up to another ordinary day at work but his colleagues decided to surprise him with this incredible tribute to say “thank you” for 11 years of having him at the helm.
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The new menswear brand from designer Danny Passarella caught the eye of the Drapers fashion team this week.
The new east London outpost of cult New York store Opening Ceremony opened today, nestled in the Ace Hotel on Shoreditch High Street.
The Paris show hosted an impressive crop of up-and-coming labels to excite buyers.
We caught up with one of the winners from the design categories at the Drapers Footwear & Accessories Awards 2014 in May to find out how they plan to capitalise on their success.
Facebook’s Tracy Yaverbaun explains why the social network can be a platform to drive sales after all.
After netting nearly £147m with the sale of ecommerce platform PriceMinister.com, Gaveau is onto her next project - web and mobile social shopping app Shopcade.
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