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The biggest moments of 2017VideoSubscription
As another tumultuous year draws to a close, Drapers takes a look back at the biggest stories of the 2017.
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High Street Hit or Miss: footwear autumn 17Subscription
Continuing our series of Hit or Miss reports, the Drapers mystery shoppers put the footwear stores at Essex’s Intu Lakeside shopping centre to the test
Clarks has appointed leaders for its European and Asia-Pacific operations, and made new appointments to its board.
UK clothing manufacturing has had a turbulent history over the last 50 or so years, but more recently it has shown a hint of a renaissance. This was solidified further by the announcement this week that Clarks is to create a manufacturing arm in Somerset.
Clarks resumes volume manufacturing in the UKSubscription
Clarks is creating a new manufacturing arm in Somerset, which will have the capacity to produce up to 300,000 pairs of its Desert Boots per year.
High street footwear spend is falling amid economic uncertainty and competition from etailers, but sporty and fast fashion styles are bucking the trend.
Clarks appoints new CFOSubscription
Clarks has appointed former CFO of Nomad Foods, Paul Kenyon, in the same role.
Brexit hits Clarks’ profitsSubscription
Clarks chief executive Mike Shearwood has said the fall in the value of sterling as a result of Brexit will have a “profound impact” on profits and cashflow at the footwear business.
Exclusive: Clarks axes 60 roles at UK HQ Subscription
Clarks is making up to 60 roles redundant at its UK head office in Somerset, Drapers can exclusively reveal.