Tag : high street
Baby steps for parents working in fashionSubscription
After luxury powerhouses Burberry and Kering revealed updated parental leave policies, Drapers looks at what lessons the rest of the fashion industry can learn
Severe weather hits February footfallSubscription
High street footfall fell by 7.8% in February, thanks to a month dominated by dramatic storms and continued retail fragility.
UK fashion's Budget wishlistSubscription
With the backing of a landslide victory in December’s general election, prime minister Boris Johnson’s majority government is now preparing to deliver its 2020 Budget to an expectant UK.
The enduring lure of luxurySubscription
The high-end market is growing and shoppers are still spending, despite recent setbacks of the viral and political kind.
Who caters for the fashion-conscious fifties? Subscription
The age group is a valuable market – but they are being underestimated by the retailers who once drew them in. So where are they shopping?
Ikea's high street flat-pack solutionSubscription
Drapers examines what Ikea’s shopping centre purchase could mean for Hammersmith and UK high streets.
3,150 retail jobs to disappear in one weekSubscription
More than 3,150 retail jobs are set to vanish from the high street this week, driven by a wave of store closures.
Fashion sales fall Subscription
Total like-for-like fashion sales dropped by 3.67% in the week to 15 December, the BDO High Street Sales Tracker has shown.
74% of shoppers to avoid stores on Black FridaySubscription
UK retailers hoping to capitalise on in-store sales this Black Friday may be disappointed, as three-quarters of consumers plan to avoid the high street come 29 November.
Retailer Insight: Build your high street tribeSubscription
Ahead of Small Business Saturday on 7 December, Hilary Cookson, Lifetime Achievement winner at the Drapers Independents Awards 2019, says collaborating with neighbouring retailers is vital