The British Fashion Council [BFC] has announced the launch of sustainable, non-medical face masks that aim to raise £1m to be split between three different charities.
Victoria's Secret UK falls into administration Subscription
The UK arm of Victoria’s Secret has collapsed into administration, putting more than 800 jobs at risk.
Retail veteran calls for 'rental administration'Subscription
Robert de Keyser, managing director of fashion agency Jonny Drama, is urging the government to introduce new business rates and rent measures to give fashion retailers a chance of surviving when they reopen on 15 June.
Seasalt's CEO on business after lockdownSubscription
Seasalt’s future holds a digital transformation, appointment-based retail, and a shift in the retail calendar, chief executive Paul Hayes revealed in the latest Drapers Connects webinar.
Consumer confidence close to record low Subscription
Consumer confidence is hovering around a record low as the impact of the global Covid-19 pandemic continues to bite.
Drapers launches Inspiring Independents 2020Subscription
Nominations are now open for Drapers’ list of the most inspiring independent fashion retailers in the UK and Ireland, which will celebrate success, creativity and survival in the sector during the coronavirus crisis and beyond.
Which retailers are discounting the most online?Subscription
French Connection and Miss Selfridge are the retailers currently discounting the most stock online, ahead of stores reopening from 15 June.
Sales plummet at Gap as pandemic bites Subscription
Gap Inc has reported a $1.2bn (£940m) operating loss during the first quarter of its 2020 financial year as a result of to store closures and lost sales during the global Covid-19 pandemic.
Pitti postponed againSubscription
The organisers of Florence trade shows Pitti Immagine have postponed all physical events until January 2021 as a result of low interest from exhibitors amid the difficulties facing fashion businesses.
Coronavirus tracker: how the industry is reacting Subscription
Keep up to date with industry updates amid the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak.