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White Stuff: Latest News

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Coronavirus: White Stuff to cut jobsSubscription

7 May 2020 By

Fashion retailer White Stuff has entered redundancy consultations with its head office and UK retail teams. 

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Retailers take 'social responsibility' to protect workersSubscription

27 March 2020 By Drapers Reporters

Retailers are concerned they will be pressured to close their online operations, which they fear could be the “final straw” for the supply chain and the whole economy. 

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Cleaning the jeans industrySubscription

26 March 2020 By

Drapers speaks to brands about what they are doing to create greener jeans and how the denim industry can clean up its act.

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Drapers Investigates: Getting women on boardSubscription

6 March 2020 By , Illustration by Lee Martin

While opportunities for women are improving across fashion retail, Drapers’ research reveals there is still much to be done to create parity with male counterparts at board level.

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Retail leaders' routes to the topSubscription

8 January 2020 By

Drapers speaks to four industry heavyweights to learn how they rose through the ranks, and get their advice for those just getting started in the fashion industry

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Fashion retail’s redundancy crisis at ChristmasSubscription

25 November 2019 By

The festive season looks bleak for thousands of retail workers facing redundancy, many of whom are turning to charity for help.

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Retailers call for support as redundancies rocketSubscription

20 November 2019 By

The industry is calling for government support as scores of retailers across the UK cut head office roles in a bid to reduce costs and combat tough trading conditions.  

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White Stuff to cut head office roles Subscription

15 November 2019 By

White Stuff placed some roles from its customer and wholesale teams into consultation yesterday, as part of its ongoing business transformation programme, Drapers has learned. 

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Exclusive: White Stuff announces first pop-upSubscription

11 October 2019 By

British lifestyle brand White Stuff is opening its first ever pop-up this Christmas at London’s St Pancras International Station.

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White Stuff sales grow but investment hits profitsSubscription

2 August 2019 By

White Stuff has returned to sales growth, but increased digital investment and discounting has hit its bottom line.

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Retailers to scale back 'kiss of death' Black Friday Subscription

29 July 2019 By

After a promotional start to the summer season, and with exactly four months to go until Black Friday, retailers are planning to scale back their discounting plans as the promotional frenzy fails to deliver profitable sales.

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White Stuff to cut store staff rolesSubscription

23 July 2019 By

British lifestyle brand White Stuff has put four levels of store staff roles into consultation as part of its ongoing business transformation, Drapers has learned.

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White Stuff ramps up sustainability plansSubscription

4 July 2019 By

White Stuff is launching a series of environmentally friendly and ethical product ranges for autumn 19, as it moves towards becoming a more sustainable brand.

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Marks & Spencer's Bonham Carter to join White Stuff Subscription

26 March 2019 By

Marks & Spencer’s head of buying for womenswear, Paula Bonham Carter, is joining White Stuff as buying and design director, Drapers understands.

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Debbie Hewitt: the consummate retail leader Subscription

7 March 2019 By , Photography by Benjamin McMahon

Debbie Hewitt’s varied career and wide range of experience give her unique insight into what it takes to lead fashion retailers through troubled times.

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White Stuff appoints new customer director Subscription

18 February 2019 By

White Stuff has appointed Boden’s global brand director, Penny Herriman, as its new customer director, Drapers can reveal.

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Fashion industry leaders' predictions for 2019Subscription

3 January 2019

With Brexit looming, consumer confidence dwindling and retailers seeking new ways to offer the best experience for shoppers, Drapers speaks to fashion leaders across the industry to see what they predict for the year ahead.