Buyers demanded sustainability at the latest edition of the London Textile Fair.
Six challenges fashion retail faces in 2019Subscription
Drapers looks ahead to the big issues that are likely to affect retailers and brands in 2019.
Why retailers must act now on sustainability Subscription
Peter Maddox, director of sustainable intiative WRAP (Waste and Resources Action Programme) UK, explains why consumers are waking up to the power of sustainability
Bestseller's blockbuster sustainability storySubscription
Drapers visits Bestseller headquarters to find out how the Danish brand powerhouse is driving forward its sustainability strategy
Digital edition: 23 November 2018Subscription
This week’s Drapers Interview is with the two former power players credited with turning Mulberry into a must-have brand. Their experience as women in business brings an innovative, risk-taking approach with their contemporary accessories label, Hill & Friends.
The Mulberry power pair behind Hill & FriendsSubscription
Contemporary accessories brand Hill & Friends is the brainchild of former Mulberry creative director Emma Hill and brand director Georgia Fendley. The duo talk to Drapers about their pioneering approach to crowdfunding and launching their own resale platform
Resale sites are focusing on sustainable principles to build their businesses – bringing the circular economy into the mainstream
The environmental audit committee, led by Mary Creagh, is halfway through investigating the social and environmental impact of disposable fast fashion and the wider UK industry.
Why sustainability is now business criticalSubscription
Sustainability is rising up the agenda for consumers and there are growing risks for those who fail to act
Allbirds co-founder Tim Brown has brought his sustainable footwear brand to London, but is not stopping there