Learnings from China's coronavirus recoverySubscription
China is lifting its lockdown. What does that mean for the country’s retail landscape and what can UK retailers learn from China?
Home comforts: the rise and rise of loungewearSubscription
The nation is working, socialising and exercising at home in response to the coronavirus outbreak, and demand for loungewear is increasing to cater to consumers’ new normal. What are shoppers looking for?
Fashion suppliers' NHS rescue missionSubscription
As the front-line fight against the Covid-19 coronavirus intensifies, UK suppliers and manufacturers have been quick to offer their services to the NHS for the production of personal protective equipment (PPE).
The next textile frontierSubscription
A new wave of innovative and sustainable textiles is emerging, and manufacturers are working to scale up production for mainstream use
Even before the current crisis, retailers were rethinking their approach to physical stores. Will they ever recover from the blanket closures?
Cleaning the jeans industrySubscription
Drapers speaks to brands about what they are doing to create greener jeans and how the denim industry can clean up its act.
The denim trends driving salesSubscription
Buyers from top high street and online retailers share their most popular denim styles and emerging trends.
Is Cambodia’s clothing industry unravelling?Subscription
Drapers examines the future of Cambodian garment sourcing following the European Union’s decision to withdraw trade privileges.
Drapers’ survey of the impact of coronavirus on the fashion retail industry reveals the cost in terms of lost business and job cuts.
Rental and resale go mainstreamSubscription
The resale and rental models are moving from the online space into bricks-and-mortar stores.
Online delivery workers on the front line Subscription
Now that stores are closed, warehouses, logistics companies and couriers are now on the front line of fashion retail.
Coronavirus cloud hangs over buying seasonSubscription
Drapers assesses coronavirus’s potential impact on the upcoming trade show and buying season.
The magic of the new old-fashioned femininity Subscription
Print dresses in oversized silhouettes have proven their appeal across a widespread range of womenswear customers. Drapers analyses the magic formula
Baby steps for parents working in fashionSubscription
After luxury powerhouses Burberry and Kering revealed updated parental leave policies, Drapers looks at what lessons the rest of the fashion industry can learn
Carol Kane, co-founder and executive director of fast fashion giant Boohoo, tells Drapers how she is encouraging young talent through a scholarship competition with York St John University to win a funded master’s degree.
The female-led service shaking up personal shopping Subscription
Threads Styling founder Sophie Hill says “any time, any place, anywhere” is the new way for the luxury consumer to shop
How to avoid 'greenwash'Subscription
Customers are beginning to hold retailers to account when it comes to sustainability. But how can fashion retailers communicate their progress without appearing disingenuous or being accused of “greenwashing”?
Buyers' highlights from autumn 20's catwalksSubscription
Womenswear buyers from leading luxury retailers share their top trends, must-buys and key moments from the New York, London, Milan and Paris shows.
Conquering the stock conundrumSubscription
As stock issues hit retailers’ bottom lines, Drapers examines the new stock challenges facing fashion.
Drapers Investigates: Getting women on boardSubscription
While opportunities for women are improving across fashion retail, Drapers’ research reveals there is still much to be done to create parity with male counterparts at board level.