Tag : Shopwatch
First look: Rains thunders into Seven DialsSubscription
Lifestyle brand Rains has today opened a new 700 sq ft flagship store at London’s Seven Dials.
What John Lewis thinks men want Subscription
Drapers takes a tour of the rejuvenated menswear floor at John Lewis’s Oxford Street flagship and talks to customer experience director Peter Cross about what men want.
With cleverly embedded digital tech and a swish design, Adidas’s new flagship store on London’s Oxford Street is a dazzling display of retail theatre.
Luxury Canadian outerwear brand Mackage has opened a six-month pop-up on London’s Sloane Street.
First look: Inside Flannels' Oxford Street flagship Subscription
Drapers takes a tour of Sports Direct’s £10m Flannels flagship on London’s Oxford Street.
German comfort-focused footwear brand Birkenstock has opened two stores in London in the last two weeks.
Retailers’ new shops across the fashion spectrum are eschewing flashy layouts for simpler approaches that reflect their brand values
Inside Samsøe & Samsøe’s first UK storeSubscription
Women’s and men’s wear brand Samsøe & Samsøe is the latest Nordic brand to land in central London’s Soho.
London department store Harrods has unveiled one of the largest beauty destinations in the world as part of its plans to invest in experience, environment and engagement and stay at the forefront of luxury retail.
With more than 50 shops internationally, the Belgian womenswear-focused brand brings its colourful quirks to the UK with its debut store.
Earlier this month, Drapers took a trip to Canada to view luxury etailer Ssense’s vision of bricks-and-mortar retail’s future.
First look: Allbirds flies into London Subscription
US sustainable footwear brand Allbirds has opened its first European store, at 121-123 Long Acre, in London’s Covent Garden.
Swedish footwear brand Eytys steps into SohoSubscription
A look inside the footwear focused brand’s first store outside of its native Sweden in London’s Soho.
John Lewis’s sophisticated Oxford Street redesign is set to put the retailer’s ambitious own-brand focus to the test
Inside the UK's first Hugo store from Hugo BossSubscription
German brand Hugo Boss has opened its first UK standalone Hugo menswear store as part of its realigned “two brand” strategy.
Foot Locker opens new London store Subscription
Foot Locker has opened a new flagship store in London’s Marble Arch.
Six trends redefining the store spaceSubscription
Following a spate of spring and summer store openings in the UK and internationally, Drapers looks at the key trends driving new shopfits and designs.
First look: Roberto Cavalli makes German debutSubscription
Roberto Cavalli has opened its first German store and unveiled a new store design.
Inside the light, bright new Harvey Nichols Subscription
Take a look inside Harvey Nichols’ revamped womenswear floor, the latest phase in a multimillion-pound refurbishment at the Knightsbridge institution.
Tailor Made's high-tech approach to traditionSubscription
Heritage bespoke tailoring gets a modern update at the new Tailor Made store in London’s Belgravia.
Primark has opened its 185th store in the UK, in Westfield London, last week.
Inside LK Bennett founder's exclusive Atelier 75VideoSubscription
Sitting moments from London’s bustling Regent Street, newly opened boutique Atelier 75 is a carefully curated new retail venture co-founded by LK Bennett founder Linda Bennett.
50m: the Belgravia hot house for young design talentVideoSubscription
Opening next month in Belgravia, 50m is a new concept store seeking to support London’s young design talent. Ahead of the launch, Drapers speaks to one of the project’s founders, Paul Smyth, to find out more.
The Shop at Bluebird, the premium concept store owned by the Jigsaw Group, has opened its new Covent Garden flagship at grade-II listed building Carriage Hall on London’s Floral Street.
Menswear brand A Day's March opens first UK store Subscription
Swedish menswear brand A Day’s March has opened its first UK store on Soho’s Berwick Street.
Inside Adidas’s Westfield London 'stadium' storeSubscription
Industrial, trendy and inspired by professional athletes, Adidas’s new “stadium”-style store in Westfield London fuses performance design with urban cool.
Welcome to The Fold's first physical storeSubscription
Drapers goes inside premium womenswear brand The Fold’s first bricks-and-mortar store.
How shops will evolve in 2018Subscription
Drapers asks five top store design agencies how shopfits will evolve alongside changing customer habits in 2018.
Which new store openings have wowed with their originality, design and concept this year?
Introducing Escada's 'new face' on Sloane StreetSubscription
Iris Epple-Righi, CEO of luxury womenswear brand Escada, explains how it hopes to appeal to a wider audience with its new store concept.
Hunter's new store takes Scotland to TorontoSubscription
British heritage brand Hunter opened its third global standalone store this week in Toronto’s Yorkdale Shopping Centre. The brand’s creative director, Alasdhair Willis, talks Drapers through the immersive Scottish outdoors shopping experience.
French Connection has launched a new store concept at its new northern flagship in Manchester.
Canada Goose flies on to Regent StreetVideoSubscription
The luxury outerwear brand has opened its first UK store on London’s Regent Street.
Liberty revamps for 'super-fans' Subscription
Liberty’s group buying director, general manager and design director tell Drapers about the department store’s revamp, going back to basics and reconnecting with its core customers.
Sizing up: Shoe Zone thinks inside the big boxSubscription
Shoe Zone is thinking big with stores, customers and pricing.
First look: Inside Arket's sleek new storeSubscription
Drapers brings you a sneak peek inside the stylish debut flagship store from H&M group’s new concept, Arket, ahead of its official opening this Friday.
Drapers takes a tour around Weekday’s first UK store, where different textures and materials create a sleek yet playful feel.
Inside Four Marketing's new King's Cross concept spaceVideoSubscription
The retail concept launched by fashion distributor and marketing agency Four Marketing opens in London’s King’s Cross, as the area’s regeneration continues.
Liberty’s magical menswear makeoverSubscription
Get a first look inside the luxury department stores revamped menswear floor, as buyer Laura Robertshaw reveals her new strategy for the space.
Japan's Asics brings robots to Regent Street VideoSubscription
Pride of place in the window of the new Asics flagship store on London’s Regent Street, a metallic, shimmering robotic arm moves hypnotically back and forth. Inch by inch it draws an illustration of Asics’s signature trainer on the glass – hypnotising onlookers in store and summing up the heart of the new store’s concept: fusing technology, design, brand identity and excitement.
First Look: Asics races on to Regent StreetSubscription
Japanese sportswear giant Asics has opened its new flagship store on London’s Regent Street.
First look: Liberty's new menswear departmentSubscription
Department store Liberty London previewed the first phase of its relaunched menswear department this week
Inspiring shopfits: five trends to followSubscription
Drapers picks out the top trends and techniques to take as inspiration from the latest store openings in the UK and beyond.
Oasis experiments with customer 'Extraordinarium' Subscription
New-season press previews are a regular occurrence, but for autumn 17 Oasis decided to immerse the customer in the experience, too.
Drapers takes you inside three of the best independents the Irish capital has to offer.
Talitha’s shoppable home concept storeSubscription
Womenswear brand Talitha opened its debut bricks-and-mortar store in London’s Notting Hill this week, tapping into the ‘shops that aren’t shops’ trend with a fully shoppable lifestyle concept store.
Look inside: Ginza Six, Tokyo's new super-mall Subscription
Tokyo’s Ginza shopping district last month celebrated the opening of Ginza Six. Here is what you need to know about the giant complex.
Pepe Jeans’ new London flagship store combines respect for the brand’s heritage with high-tech features
Look inside: Kestin Hare opens in EdinburghSubscription
Kestin Hare has opened a nautical-inspired Edinburgh flagship store in the Leith area on Customs Wharf
First look: Footasylum steps into Centre:MKSubscription
Footasylum has opened a 4,990 sq ft store in the Centre:MK shopping centre in Milton Keynes.