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The unstoppable march of Dr MartensSubscription


Dr Martens managing director Kenny Wilson talks to Drapers about taking the famous footwear brand international – and rumours of a potential sale

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Fashion retail gets its game onSubscription

By Tim Clark

Drapers analyses whether gamification apps are a digital fad or a game changer in customer engagement and conversion. 

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Jack Wills needs to forge a new consumer connectionSubscription

By Olivia Pinnock

The owner of struggling retailer Jack Wills is seeking to sell its majority share. Drapers analyses what any new owner will need to do to turn around its fortunes. 

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Inside’s robot-powered revolutionSubscription


Drapers visits Chinese ecommerce giant’s headquarters to find out how developments in its fulfilment capabilities could benefit UK brands.

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The benefits of working with charitiesSubscription


The charity retail sector is going through a metamorphosis, and fashion retailers can take advantage of new partnership opportunities to meet fashion’s rising sustainability agenda.


Private equity's love-hate relationship with fashionSubscription


Critics see private equity investment as the “kiss of death”, but for some fashion retailers it can be life-saving. 

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Buying Guide: the Drapers edit of spring 20 womenswearSubscription


The spring 20 collections emerge in one of the most challenging markets of recent times. Drapers’ guide to the new-season womenswear will give you the edge.

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Comment: What does Asos's fall from grace tell us?Subscription

18 July 2019 By Stephen Springham

In the wake of Asos’s second profit warning in seven months, Stephen Springham, head of retail research at property consultancy Knight Frank argues that ecommerce is not a golden ticket to success. 

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