Emily Sutherland is a features writer at Drapers, writing about a wide range of issues including ecommerce, technology and multichannel retail. She joined the Drapers team in 2016 and has previously worked on titles in the hospitality industry.
Instagram expands shopping function Subscription
Social media platform Instagram is launching three new shopping updates in a bid to give customers a more seamless experience when doing their Christmas shopping.
Blue Inc 'on the brink of administration'Subscription
Value menswear retailer Blue Inc is on the verge of going into administration, according to industry sources.
Boxpark Wembley opening date announcedSubscription
Pop-up mall Boxpark will open its largest site to date at Wembley Park as part of a £3bn regeneration project.
Luxury fashion brand Stella McCartney has unveiled its first bridal collection, Made with Love.
Warm winter hits fashion sales at John Lewis Subscription
Fashion sales at John Lewis & Partners fell by 11% for the week to 10 November after the retailer was hit by “unseasonably mild weather” and the impact of its price-matching promise.
Blue Inc seeks new owner Subscription
Troubled menswear retailer Blue Inc has asked insolvency practitioner Begbies Traynor to find a buyer for the business.
N Brown hit with marketing VAT billSubscription
N Brown Group, owner of JD Williams, Simply Be and Jacamo, has said it expects to pay an additional £6m to £9m in marketing costs from 2020 following a draft tribunal ruling from Revenue and Customs.
Peacocks ditches plastic bags Subscription
Value retailer Peacocks has switched to bio-degradable shopping bags across all of its 500 UK stores from the start of this month.
High street takes a stand on modern slaverySubscription
High street retailers have joined forces with enforcement bodies to help stamp out modern slavery in the UK textile industry.
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