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.
Footwear steps up to its challengesSubscription
Drapers explores the opportunities and challenges in the UK footwear market
Key spring 19 fabric trends at Première VisionSubscription
Ocean aquatics, mutant florals and strong stripes are among the notable fabric trends from the spring 19 edition of Paris trade show Première Vision.
Comment: Warm reception for chilly Première Vision Subscription
Drapers braves a snowy Paris to report on the latest trends from the spring 19 edition of textile fair Première Vision.
Moda autumn 18: Drapers' pick of the brandsSubscription
Drapers rounds up the new brands on show at the autumn 18 edition of Milan footwear trade show Moda.
Comment: Moda holds the middle groundSubscription
Mid-market mainstream Midlands trade show Moda stayed faithful to a traditional format, which pleased visitors and buyers alike.
Chanel and Farfetch team up for digital push Subscription
French fashion house Chanel has bought a stake in Farfetch as it teams up with the ecommerce platform to create ”ultra-personalised” experiences within its stores.
Job losses as Balmoral Knitwear closes Subscription
Ayrshire textiles firm Balmoral Knitwear has been forced to shut its doors after being hit by the rising cost of imported materials.
Luxury goods group LVMH has named former Dior Homme boss Serge Brunschwig as the chairman and CEO of Fendi in an internal reshuffle.
Trend forecaster and colour consultancy Pantone Color Institute has named the 12 top colour trends for autumn 18 ahead of London Fashion Week, which kicks off at the end of this week.
Brands praise buzzy London Edge Subscription
The sounds of Oasis and The White Stripes set the tone as brands and buyers descended on London’s Business Design Centre in Islington for the autumn 18 edition of alternative fashion trade show London Edge, which took place on 11-12 February.