Tag : careers
Who can re-imagine fashion retail?Subscription
The idea of a “visionary” approach is gaining traction in retail. Drapers looks into how fashion businesses are integrating this approach into their strategies.
Who do you need in your retail dream team?Subscription
Drapers imagines the perfect top team for retailers
BRC launches new careers initiativeSubscription
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has launched a new initiative called Rethink Retail, which seeks to educate people about the evolving opportunities to carve out a career in the sector.
Inside the new Boden House Subscription
Take a tour inside the newly refurbished “Boden House” and discover how the British brand is shaking up workplace culture
Is the seemingly rapid turnover of senior retail bosses a knee-jerk reaction or the right approach in today’s tough trading environment? Drapers analyses leadership strategy decisions
Your need-to-know summary of high-profile job changes in the fashion retail sector
Retailers including House of Fraser, Jigsaw and JD Sports, the government and charity Retail Trust have joined forces to launch new retail qualification the Retail Leader Apprenticeship Degree.
The new skillsets of the super-buyersSubscription
The ability to work quickly, have a global mindset and an entrepreneurial outlook are becoming central to the role of a buyer
Drapers is hosting an online careers fair in January to help industry professionals to discover new employment opportunities from the comfort of their own homes, or while on the move.
As the role of the store manager becomes increasingly experiential, Drapers explores how this crucial customer-facing position is changing.
Routes to the top in fashion retailSubscription
There are myriad ways to get started in fashion retail. Here, some of the industry’s rising stars describe how they got started, and offer advice for those hoping to follow suit.
The new roles in fashion retailSubscription
Drapers Next Generation, now in its ninth year, turns the spotlight on young fashion retail professionals and the industry changes shaping their careers today. As seismic shifts and constant changes in the retail environment continue, Drapers explores what new roles should be on retailer’s hit lists to ensure future success
This week another fast fashion retailer announced a strong set of results: Primark expects UK sales to be up in the year to 16 September despite a reduction in markdowns.
Julia Redman, head of buying for menswear, kidswear and homeware at value retailer M&Co, explains how the role of the buyer has evolved over her 25-year career.
Why are retailers hiring strategy directors?Subscription
Farfetch and Marks & Spencer are among the fashion retail businesses enlisting strategists to bring a new perspective to their operations.
Drapers Next Generation LiveSubscription
There is plenty of female talent to be celebrated within the fashion industry. However, there is still a way to go before there are as many women at the top of fashion businesses as there are men.
Creative director at Joules Chloe Ward joined the brand in 2005. She spoke to Drapers about florals, creativity and her rural Norfolk escape.
Looking for your perfect job in fashion? Discover new career opportunities, connect with hiring managers and take the next step in your fashion career with Drapers.
Drapers first Digital Careers Fair takes place today Subscription
River Island, Superdry and Zalando have partnered with Drapers for the inaugural digital careers fair, which is taking place until 3pm today.