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.
Nike’s new store concept is tailored to the needs of a very specific local community and has been described by the retailer as an “experimental digital-meets-physical pilot”
What Oxford Street needs nowSubscription
Drapers ask retailers what should be done to future-proof Europe’s busiest shopping street following the scrapping of plans to pedestrianise it and delays to Crossrail.
A lesson in retail theatre from Gentle Monster Subscription
Drapers looks at what retailers can learn from eyewear label Gentle Monster’s first UK store.
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.
Chief executive officer Jan Stig Andersen tells Drapers why Danish outerwear brand Rains is betting on bricks and mortar.
Twinset Milano's double take in LondonSubscription
Twinset Milano opened two stores in London this summer. CEO Alessandro Varisco tells Drapers why London, why now, and what the future holds for the Italian womenswear brand
Drapers Investigates: the cost-cutting conundrumSubscription
As store closures and redundancies rock the high street, Drapers explores how retailers are cutting costs in the battle against shrinking margins.
Kids’ footwear steps up its gameSubscription
Drapers explores how athleisure and “mini-me” trends are fuelling a growing kidswear market.
As Red Wing Shoes opens its first UK women’s store, Drapers speaks to franchise owner Rachel Brickley about why now was the time to branch out.