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'Bailey could take Burberry into a new age’

24 April 2014

Talking business Maria Hvorostovsky is the director and founder of recruiter HVO Search

Ronke Fashola

Selling through trustworthy channels is vital for my brand

24 April 2014

Ronke Fashola is founder of pop-up boutique LoveurLook, which will launch in House of Fraser Oxford Street on May 12.

Ana Santi

It takes more than product to breed success in fashion – it takes character, too

19 April 2014 | By

At Debenhams’ press briefing on Wednesday morning, chief executive Michael Sharp said “product remains at the heart of what we do”.

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Kate Moss for Topshop launches next week

24 April 2014 | By

Topshop’s eagerly anticipated latest collaboration with supermodel Kate Moss will hit stores and online next week.


BFC announces shortlist for the GQ Designer Menswear Fund 2014

24 April 2014 | By

The British Fashion Council has shortlisted Christopher Raeburn, Christopher Shannon, E Tautz, Lou Dalton and Richard Nicoll for the BFC GQ Designer Menswear Fund 2014, which is supported by luxury mobile phone brand Vertu.

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Lee celebrates 125 years with exclusive collaboration range

24 April 2014 | By

Denim brand Lee is kicking off its 125th anniversary celebrations with an exclusive collaboration with top designers.

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Chanel wins approval to expand Bond Street flagship

24 April 2014 | By

Westminster City Council has granted permission for Chanel to expand its Bond Street flagship, which will see it convert an entire office floor into retail space.

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Primark to open first US store in Boston

23 April 2014 | By

Primark is to open stores in the northeast of America towards the end of next year following “extensive research” by the retailer.

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Sports Direct slams shareholders over Mike Ashley bonus

23 April 2014 | By

Sports Direct has criticised its shareholders for withdrawing support over a bonus scheme for Mike Ashley, saying it could lead to “further uncertainty” for the company.

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Hit or miss: Menswear Spring 14

19 April 2014 | By

Our seasonal survey of high street collections stops off in Brighton, where we cast an eye over the spring 14 stock in the city’s menswear multiples.

Ready to go: click-and-collect desks are now a common sight at retailers across the country

Customer deliveries: A retail pick-me-up

17 April 2014 | By

The growing popularity of click-and-collect presents an opportunity for retailers.

Phase Eight

Spring Windows

15 April 2014 | By

With the spring season well under way, Drapers went window shopping around London’s West End.

Ian Humphris

Pick up some lessons from the supermarket

16 April 2014

Ian Humphris, joint managing director of marketing consultancy Life Agency.

Talking Shop

As customer behaviour changes, so should you

16 April 2014

Tracy-Anne Fraser, is the owner of Somerset-based womenswear stores Grace at No 5 and The Frock Shop, and a member of the Fashion Association of Britain (FAB).


Harvey Nichols’ web relaunch is a simple success

11 April 2014 | By

This week saw the relaunch of Drapers Keely Stocker gives her verdict.

Eric Musgrave

For all the cleverness of investors, great store staff make a business

12 April 2014 | By

The foot soldiers of fashion retail were put into the spotlight on Tuesday evening at the awards dinner for the We Love Retail competition, run by property company Hammerson.

Victoria Suffield

A real world outing is a refreshing experience

10 April 2014

Victoria Suffield, owner of lifestyle retailer The Hambledon in Winchester, Hampshire.

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Topman goes virtual with Blippar

24 April 2014 | By

Topman has launched a campaign with augmented reality advertising agency Blippar that allows shoppers to virtually try on product.


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