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.
Drapers takes a look forward to the trends and technology that will define the direction of stores for the next 100 years of fashion retail.
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Designer Osman Yousefzada opened his first London flagship at 32 Percy Street last month, 10 years after he made his debut at London Fashion Week with his eponymous brand.
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Drapers explores how British retailers can make the most of the world’s highest-spending travellers.
Industry partnership Fashion District is developing a business cluster in east London. Drapers speaks with some of its key players about their ambition to revamp London into a global hub for fashion technology.
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Following company voluntary arrangements from New Look and Select, and rumours that Mothercare will be next, Drapers asks whether there will be a ripple effect on the high street.
Cult womenswear brand Être Cécile has opened its first permanent store on London’s Islington, as it seeks to bring its “Cécile Girl” brand to life.
As the role of the store manager becomes increasingly experiential, Drapers explores how this crucial customer-facing position is changing.
Kidswear retailer Base has doubled the size of its Westfield Stratford City store to include its junior and girls wear collections for the first time.
Drapers visits London landmark Battersea Power Station as it plans to transform into a shopping district to rival Oxford Street and Westfield.