Solid showing at sunny Jacket RequiredSubscription
A rejigged layout and plenty of newness made for a refreshing, if slightly sluggish, spring 19 edition of Jacket Required.
Drapers rounds up the brands to note from the autumn 18 edition of Jacket Required.
Men’s and women’s wear trade show Jacket Required opened its doors in east London this week, drawing UK and international independent retailers and multiples to the Old Truman Brewery on 24-25 January.
Look back but move with the timesSubscription
Menswear has been the topic of the week as the Drapers team went en masse to the spring 18 edition of Jacket Required, just around the corner from our offices in London’s Shoreditch.
The fresh brands, new launches and stand out products from the spring 18 edition of the menwear and womenswear trade show.
New brands, new areas and a new market – Drapers rounds up the news and views from the latest edition of Jacket Required.
Thumbs-up for Jacket Required's new layoutSubscription
The introduction of womenswear brands, a layout rethink and additional experiential elements created a buoyant and refreshing start to the London trade show’s 13th edition.
Menswear brands and agents have largely welcomed the news that Jacket Required will exhibit womenswear for the first time at the spring 18 edition.
Jacket Required to launch womenswear for spring 18 Subscription
Menswear trade show Jacket Required is launching a womenswear offer for the first time for its upcoming spring 18 edition.
Drapers brings you the pick of the product on offer for autumn 17 at the London menswear trade show on 26-27 January.
Drapers took to the aisles of premium menswear trade show Jacket Required, asking the big question of whether prices are rising for retailers.
Both exhibitors and visitors declared the autumn 17 edition of menswear trade show Jacket Required a success last week.
Quiet end to successful Jacket Required Subscription
The second and final day of the autumn 17 edition of London menswear show Jacket Required was quiet as expected, but buyers and exhibitors deemed the 12th edition of the trade show a roaring success overall.
Earlier Jacket Required gets off to strong startSubscription
Crowds of enthusiastic buyers headed to the first day of the menswear trade show in London on Thursday, as the event’s shift in dates met with a mixed response.
UK menswear agents are feeling positive ahead of the first trade shows of the autumn 17 season, despite concerns over Brexit and pricing.
Tradeshows including Panorama, Pitti Uomo and Scoop have revealed plans to introduce new concepts as they look to woo exhibitors and attendees next season.
The founders of London menswear tradeshow Jacket Required will launch a combined trade show and showroom concept in Paris next year, Drapers has learned.
Drapers visited London trade show Jacket Required (July 27-28) for spring 17. Find out about the launches, news and views from the show and reactions to Brexit
The UK menswear market is remaining stable in an increasingly uncertain economy, across the value, mid-market and premium sectors.
The second and final day of the spring 17 edition of menswear trade show Jacket Required in east London was a quiet affair - as seems to be the general trend across the board this season.
Steady start to day one of Jacket RequiredSubscription
There was a slightly slower, calmer atmosphere across the usually buzzing first day of menswear trade show Jacket Required, which got underway today (July 27) at east London’s Truman Brewery.
Jacket Required autumn 16: New brandsSubscription
Jacket Required autumn 16: Hidden gemsSubscription
Jacket Required autumn 16: All you need to knowSubscription
The London menswear show last week celebrated its 10th edition with an almost tenfold rise in exhibitors since its launch in 2011
Greg Lavery, sales manager for Ireland and Scotland at Dr Martens Greg Lavery, sales manager for Ireland and Scotland at Dr Martens, said: ”If you’re an agent, you’d be looking to write orders ...
Simon Evans, sales development manager at Henri Lloyd Simon Evans, sales development manager at Henri Lloyd, said: “We were rushed off our feet on the first day and the ...
Upbeat mood continues at Jacket RequiredSubscription
The positive mood continued on the second day of menswear trade show Jacket Required, with brands praising the presence of “quality buyers” at the autumn 16 edition held at the Old Truman Brewery in East London.
Busy start to 10th edition of Jacket RequiredSubscription
The 10th edition of menswear trade show Jacket Required got off to a busy start today.
Indies drift away from trade showsSubscription
A growing number of independent fashion retailers across the UK are taking a more direct approach to buying rather than attending trade shows in a bid to keep down costs.
Jacket Required: The best of the newcomersSubscription
The best new launches and trade show debuts at last week’s Jacket Required at London’s Old Truman Brewery
56 key pieces from Jacket RequiredSubscription
Top brands at the spring 16 edition of the menswear trade show reveal their bestselling items of the season so far.
Drapers Talks: Topshop's super-skinny mannequins and Jacket Required VideoSubscription
Drapers’ news editor Kirsty McGregor talks to senior news reporter Tara Hounslea about Topshop’s decision this week to halt further purchases of super-skinny mannequins after a customer complained, the popularity of menswear trade show Jacket Required, and the new anti-slavery laws being introduced.
Jacket Required delivers the goodsSubscription
Jacket Required closed yesterday (July 30) with quieter footfall than on Wednesday, but having confirmed its attraction to multiple and independent buyers who no longer feel a strong pull to the Berlin fairs.
Expanded Jacket Required maintains its appealSubscription
Jacket Required is shining a positive light on the UK menswear industry and gaining an increasingly international following, brands and agents reported on the first morning of the trade show.
Jacket Required: Menswear Autumn 15Subscription
An extended brand list and buyers aplenty made for a hectic Jacket Required .
Menswear brands welcomed the upbeat atmosphere and “relevant” show format at Jacket Required, as the second day of the event at the Old Truman Brewery in east London came to a close on Thursday (February 5).
Jacket Required pulls in the crowdSubscription
Exhibitors were feeling confident after a strong start to the eighth edition of Jacket Required, with a steady stream of UK and international buyers working their way through the two floors of the Old Truman Brewery on the first morning of the show.
Off the record, August 9 2014Subscription
The week’s hottest happenings.
Jacket Required: Spring 15Subscription
Drapers picks out the key directions for spring 15 at hit show Jacket Required, from classic blazers to the sports-meets-street look.
Exhibitors noted a strong turnout from UK buyers on the second day of Jacket Required, but the retailers remained “cautious” with demand shifting from heritage looks to sportswear-led trends.
Jacket Required grows international appealSubscription
Jacket Required is attracting an increasingly international following as buyers from across the globe descended on London’s Truman Brewery in east London this week for the premium menswear show.
Fresh faces at Jacket RequiredSubscription
Several new names will show their wares during the London menswear show on July 30-31 at The Old Truman Brewery. Here are some you should check out.
Which shows will you be attending for spring 15?Subscription
Industry insiders share their thoughts.
Why Jacket is Required for any menswear buyerSubscription
The autumn 14 edition of Jacket Required was a real turning point, despite the weather and a Tube strike doing its best to discourage visitors.
Jacket Required Autumn 14Subscription
Jacket Required was a happy hunting ground for the latest menswear looks.
Men’s brands bullish at Jacket RequiredSubscription
Brands at London menswear fair Jacket Required and new accessories show Detail were putting on a brave face, despite Tube strikes disrupting attendance on Wednesday, the opening day.
London menswear trade show Jacket Required is looking to increase its exhibitor numbers by a third as it relocates back to east London for the autumn 14 edition.
Jacket Required Spring 14: RainsSubscription
Danish short-order label Rains exhibited its latest collection of waterproof outerwear and accessories, which included several standout styles.
Jacket Required Spring 14: Realm & EmpireSubscription
This military-inspired British label takes a fresh direction for spring 14, introducing bold, on-trend full prints.