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At Debenhams’ press briefing on Wednesday morning, chief executive Michael Sharp said “product remains at the heart of what we do”.
Ian Humphris, joint managing director of marketing consultancy Life Agency.
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).
Luxury outerwear brand Belstaff is looking to regain UK stockists under a new sales boss, as it relocates its global headquarters to London from New York later this year.
The founder of kids’ footwear mini-chain One Small Step One Giant Leap Nick Schwefel has left the business as the parent company puts expansion plans on hold.
JD Sports Fashion is considering new opportunities for growth in the coming year – both potential acquisitions and international expansion – as its outdoor arm breaks even and the turnaround of its fashion chain Bank continues.
Fashion and footwear were the top performing retail categories in March, according to data published by the British Retail Consortium/KPMG today.
Retailers are banking on the late Easter, better weather and improved consumer sentiment to boost trade over the long bank holiday weekend, with department stores and etailers tipped to be the big winners.
Temperley London chief executive Ulrik Garde Due has begun a major repositioning of the British designer label in an effort to create a single brand voice.
National Shoe Fitting Week kicks off on Saturday (April 12), highlighting the importance of measuring and fitting shoes correctly in order to prevent foot and back problems.
Britain’s shop vacancy rate has remained stable at 13.6% for the second consecutive month, according to the Local Data Company (LDC).
Clothing and footwear deflation has hit an all-time high, with year-on-year levels reaching 12.8% in March – beating last month’s figure of 12%, according to data supplied by the British Retail Consortium/Nielsen.
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Following Mulberry chief executive Bruno Guillon stepping down from his role Drapers takes a look at his turbulent two years at the helm of the British luxury brand.
The smart flagship store recently unveiled by Nicholas Deakins in Leeds signals a new maturity for the men’s clothing and footwear brand.
It’s all about healthy living at Canadian yoga brand Lululemon’s first UK store.
The Drapers Interview
Originally ‘The King of Cufflinks’, Simon Carter moved into men’s tailoring and ultimately reigned supreme at last year’s Drapers Awards.
Under Dani Reiss, Canada Goose has stretched its wings to encompass both Arctic explorers and suburban adventurers.
Eastleigh mall uses Bluetooth tech to send offers to shoppers.
Why photo-sharing platform Instagram is the go-to app for the fashion industry.