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The Mulberry power pair behind Hill & FriendsSubscription

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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

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Independent retail suffers significant closuresSubscription

22 November 2018 By Olivia Pinnock

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Losses mount at MothercareSubscription

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Industry urged to give further clarity on sustainability Subscription

22 November 2018 By Grace Whelan

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Moody's downgrades New Look Subscription

22 November 2018 By Olivia Pinnock

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Discounting up by a third before Black FridaySubscription

21 November 2018 By Grace Whelan

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Joules gets green light for new HQ Subscription

21 November 2018 By Olivia Pinnock

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Strong revenue growth at SosandarSubscription

21 November 2018 By Grace Whelan

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Retailers must develop 60-second terrorism security strategiesSubscription

20 November 2018 By Grace Whelan

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Jigsaw in Black Friday U-turnSubscription

20 November 2018 By

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Christmas ad offsets sales dip at John LewisSubscription

20 November 2018 By Grace Whelan

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Indies hold their nerve on Black Friday Subscription

20 November 2018 By Olivia Pinnock, Grace Whelan

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Black Friday 2018 deal tracker: the latest discountsSubscription

20 November 2018 By Grace Whelan

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What products are driving the high street?Subscription


Drapers speaks to some of the UK’s biggest retailers about what consumer trends and key pieces are driving autumn 18 sales, and what will have an impact for spring 19.

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Unwasted opportunity: resale revs up the circular economySubscription


Resale sites are focusing on sustainable principles to build their businesses – bringing the circular economy into the mainstream


Zilver: a stylish, radical sustainable brand to knowSubscription


Brazilian designer Pedro Lourenço is back with environmentally conscious unisex label Zilver, doing sustainability his way.

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Atterley: making tracks for independent retailSubscription


Two years after entrepreneur Mike Welch relaunched Atterley as an online network of independent fashion retailers, the business has received an injection of cash that will help fuel its expansion.

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Hit or Miss: Footwear autumn 18Subscription


Drapers puts Bracknell’s footwear offer to the test at the Lexicon shopping centre, in the latest in our seasonal hit or miss series.

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From Pinterest to 21 Buttons: the latest wave in social shoppingSubscription


Pinterest is shifting from scrapbook to marketplace, but when it comes to selling fashion it faces stiff competition from other visually rich digital platforms that blend shopping with shareable content.

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How UKFT is minding the skills gapSubscription


Drapers speaks to industry insiders to hear how the UKFT is battling to close the fashion and textile sector’s skills gap and what still needs to be done

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Inside Amazon’s robot-run warehouse Subscription


Drapers tours an Amazon fulfilment centre to learn how robots and humans are working side by side to power the etailer’s deliveries


Retailer Insight: Black Friday or Fraud Friday?Subscription

21 November 2018

Archie Hume, managing director of independent fashion retailer A Hume Country Clothing, is taking a stand against Black Friday discounting

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