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.
Retail sales slip in cold weather Subscription
Retail sales fell in the first quarter of 2018, as cold weather deterred shoppers.
Guess and Gucci end trademark tussle Subscription
Luxury fashion brands Guess and Gucci have settled a nine-year trademark battle over a logo featuring interlocking letters Gs.
Fashion wakes up to the power of bedroom brandsSubscription
From their founders’ bedrooms to multiple stockists, emerging labels inspired by sportswear and streetwear are shaking up the fashion industry.
Asos to launch own-brand homeware Subscription
Asos is to debut its first own-brand homeware collection.
Short sellers target retailersSubscription
Investors that short sell stocks have consistently targeted high street retailers and restaurants, new research has found.
Ex-BHS owner Chappell to contest director ban Subscription
The former owner of BHS, Dominic Chappell, plans to contests the Insolvency Service’s bid to ban him from being a company director and sue Arcadia Group boss Sir Philip Green, it has been reported in the national press.
Mothercare mulls store closures Subscription
Ailing retailer Mothercare is said to be considering store closures and seeking rent reductions as it battles challenging trading conditions.
Retailers Amazon and John Lewis are amongst a number of businesses to have voiced concerns to the government about Britain’s departure from the European Union.
Redundancies loom at Victoria Beckham Subscription
Luxury womenswear brand Victoria Beckham could make around 60 workers redundant after new investors ordered a review of the business.
House of Fraser in line for £30m cash injectionSubscription
Department store House of Fraser is said to be in line for a £30m cash injection in a bid to ease its strained finances.