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Daniel Tozer

Talking Business: What are the legal requirements of wearable technology?

31 July 2015

Daniel Tozer is a partner at London law firm Harbottle and Lewis

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Memo from Musgrave: Harvey Nichols goes back to basics with new store

30 July 2015 | By

Twelve years ago I jumped on a train to Birmingham to witness the opening of the Selfridges store in the Bullring. This Wednesday I jumped on a train to Birmingham to see the new and enlarged Harvey Nichols store in The Mailbox. And in September I hope to travel up to examine the latest John Lewis in Grand Central. How did Brum get so lucky with innovative department stores?

Jill Dougan is UK managing director at advertising and technology company Cardlytics

Comment: Are fashion tribes loyal? Data can identify the most fickle shoppers

23 July 2015

Jill Dougan is UK managing director at advertising and technology company Cardlytics


Kidswear brand Frugi shortlisted for business award

4 August 2015 | By

Cornish kidswear brand Frugi has been shortlisted in the small to medium-sized business of the year category in the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards.

Mary Anderson-Ford

Video: Mary Anderson-Ford talks merchandising recruitment trends Video

4 August 2015 | By

AQUAretail managing director Mary Anderson-Ford talks to Drapers about the key trends and changes happening in merchandising recruitment.

Purple Menswear

Purple Menswear to open second store

4 August 2015 | By

The owner of premium Hertfordshire independent Purple Menswear will open a second store in the county on August 21.

H&M partners with London College of Fashion to launch Fashion Recycling Week

H&M launches national Fashion Recycling Week

4 August 2015 | By

H&M has joined forces with the London College of Fashion’s Centre for Sustainable Fashion to launch Fashion Recycling Week from August 31 to September 6.

More women are being appointed as non-executive directors

More women being appointed to company boards, says recruiter

4 August 2015 | By

More women are being appointed to the boards of FTSE 350 companies than ever before, according to research by recruitment firm Korn Ferry.

Drapers Talks: First impressions of Pure and Scoop

Drapers Talks: First impressions of spring 16 editions of Pure and Scoop Video

4 August 2015 | By , ,

Drapers’ editorial director Eric Musgrave and fashion editor Graeme Moran review the opening day of Pure and Scoop.


Video: Buyers' verdict on Pure and Scoop Video

4 August 2015 | By ,

Drapers spoke to the owners of fashion independents about trade shows Pure and Scoop and the current mood of the market, at an event co-hosted with womenswear brand Laurèl in London on Sunday evening.

Aldi launches first menswear collection

4 August 2015 | By

Aldi has launched its first full collection of menswear as it battles to steal market share from its supermarket rivals and high street value chains.

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Selfridges opens the doors to its Christmas shop

4 August 2015 | By

Selfridges has become the first department store in the world to open its Christmas shop at its Oxford Street store, despite there being 142 shopping days left before the big day.

M&S Tuesday

M&S launches online personal stylist to boost falling fashion sales

4 August 2015 | By

Marks & Spencer has launched a new standalone website called “Tuesday”, which offers shoppers free online styling advice, in order to stem its flagging fashion sales.

Scoop August 2015

Scoop buoyed by positive buyers

4 August 2015 | By

A positive attitude from premium buyers was widely reported by exhibitors on Monday, the middle day of Scoop at the Saatchi Gallery in Chelsea.


Footfall and confidence picks up at Pure

4 August 2015 | By

Exhibitors and buyers were in a positive mood on the second day of the Pure trade show in London as footfall picked up and retailers could be seen on stands making orders.

Carlos Duarte of H&M

The Drapers Interview: Carlos Duarte on growing H&M's footprint on these shores

29 July 2015 | By

Store openings and a beauty launch are keeping UK and Ireland country manager Carlos Duarte busy.

Colin Henry, Jaeger

The Drapers Interview: Colin Henry on Jaeger's polyester purge

27 July 2015 | By

Two years after he was brought in to lead Jaeger’s turnaround, Colin Henry reflects on the challenges he has faced so far and those still ahead

Timothy Everest

The Drapers Interview: Timothy Everest on taking ready-to-wear by storm

15 July 2015 | By

Twenty-five years since the launch of his eponymous brand, Timothy Everest is ready to bring his new ready-to-wear collection to the streets of east London.

Whispering Smith

The Drapers Interview: Whispering Smith, the high street's silent suppliers

8 July 2015 | By

Whispering Smith is the UK high street’s best kept secret, but now the Manchester clothing firm is ready to make some noise about its own label brands.


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