Drapers speaks to Olivier Bernhard, co-founder of the fast-growing Swiss running brand On, about its recent investment from tennis legend Roger Federer and its plans for future growth.
Grace Beverley capitalised on her influencer status and keen followers to launch an affordable and sustainable activewear brand.
Top of the shops: the best store openings of 2019 Subscription
Bricks-and-mortar retail might be facing some headwinds, but that has not stopped the fashion industry from opening some awe-inspiring stores over the past 12 months.
The best sustainable fashion initiatives of 2019Subscription
Fashion brands and retailers upped their focus on going green this year, launching sustainable initiatives that ranged from purposeful store designs to recycled collections, while MPs also stepped up their focus on the industry’s impact on the environment.
What we learnt from retail leaders in 2019Subscription
Over the past 12 months, Drapers has interviewed leaders from across the fashion industry – from high street to high-end and spanning everything in between.
The big people moves of 2019Subscription
It was another year of high-profile people moves in the world of retail. Turbulent times meant many retailers were seeking new leaders to help them weather the challenges ahead.
Drapers investigates the dominance of Nike and Adidas in the sportswear industry as they both shift toward direct-to-consumer strategies.
An award-winning community collaborationSubscription
Independent retailer CoLab is gaining traction on Bristol’s high street for its community-driven business model – not least as the winner of Drapers’ Independents Community Award 2019.
Drapers Hit or Miss: fashion rentalSubscription
As the rental fashion trends begins to take off, Drapers road tests four platforms offering consumers the chance to hire their wardrobes.
Drapers' essential autumn 20 trade show guideSubscription
Your indispensable guide to the upcoming trade shows starts here, with Drapers’ comprehensive calendar for the season ahead