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Buying Guide: spring 20's sweet footwear selectionSubscription

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Drapers brings you the latest update on the footwear market with our essential buying guide for the new season.

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Broad new horizons for Boohoo GroupSubscription

By Tim Clark

With the purchase of Karen Millen and Coast, Boohoo Group has expanded its offering beyond fast fashion.

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The risks and rewards of franchisingSubscription

By Tim Clark

Following Mothercare’s decision to franchise its UK operations, Drapers analyses what the model, traditionally used internationally, may have to offer the fashion industry domestically.

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Buying Guide: women's footwear pick-and-mix trendsSubscription

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From soft pastels to acid brights and chunky sandals to cowboy boots, cover all women’s footwear bases for sping 20.

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Buying Guide: make a spash with men’s footwearSubscription

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Drapers’ edit of the new styles, fresh colourways and key trends to know in men’s footwear for spring 20.

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Footwear brands side-step troubled timesSubscription

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Despite this being a challenging time for the footwear industry, there are opportunities to excel in the spring 20 buying season.

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Subtle but effective: the new rule for store designSubscription

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Retailers’ new shops across the fashion spectrum are eschewing flashy layouts for simpler approaches that reflect their brand values

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Greening the globe: worldwide sustainability lessonsSubscription

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The UK is at a sustainability crossroads. Drapers looks to other countries for the most effective ways to reduce the fashion industry’s environmental impact.

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Copenhagen: spring 20 top picksSubscription

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Drapers selects the new names to notes from Copenhagen Fashion Week and trade shows CIFF and Revolver.

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What kids want: childrenswear brands to watchSubscription

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Drapers’ rounds up the brands to know from the vibrant kidswear market.

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The children's stories behind stellar salesSubscription

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Demand for designer names and brands with a story to tell is helping the childrenwear market stay buoyant through difficult retail times.

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Editor's Comment: A pleasure and a privilegeSubscription

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When I joined Drapers in June 2005, I could not have imagined the challenges and opportunities the next 14 years would bring.

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