Emily Sutherland's stories
Hill & Friends to reveal new brand direction Subscription
Hill & Friends, the accessory label co-founded by former Mulberry creative director Emma Hill, will unveil a new brand direction from spring 20.
Topshop/Topman £505m in the red Subscription
Sir Philip Green’s Topshop and Topman chains slumped to a pre-tax loss of £505m last year, as the chains were hit by one-off costs and falling sales.
Drapers 30 Under 30 2020: nominations open nowSubscription
Rising fashion retail stars take note: you can now apply to be part of Drapers 30 Under 30 class of 2020.
Who do you need in your retail dream team?Subscription
Drapers imagines the perfect top team for retailers
From likes to own labels: influencers branch outSubscription
Online influencers are graduating from promoting brands to launching their own, but cannot rely on their follower count alone
Does your business need a diversity officer?Subscription
Should more fashion retailers be following in the footsteps of Gucci and Chanel and hiring diversity bosses?
Mike Ashley faces shareholder revolt Subscription
Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley is reported to be facing a shareholder rebellion ahead of the retailer’s upcoming annual meeting in September.
Brexit nerves erode consumer confidenceSubscription
Consumer confidence slid across all five measures in August as political upheaval continues to make shoppers feel nervous.
Shoe Zone boss departs amid profit warning Subscription
Shoe Zone chief executive Nick Davies has resigned with immediate effect, as the footwear retailer announced its full-year performance will fall below previous expectations.
First Look: Boux Avenue’s new direction Subscription
Lingerie retailer Boux Avenue has unveiled a new brand direction for autumn 19, headed by new brand and product director Zoe Price-Smith.