Grace Whelan's stories
Zalando launches re-usable packaging trialSubscription
German etailer Zalando has launched a four-week pilot to test re-usable packaging, in which customers are requested to return their shipping bags.
Zalando in delivery tie-up with AdidasSubscription
Zalando is trialling a third-party fulfilment service with Adidas for orders placed directly through the sportswear giant’s website.
YouTube rolls out merchandise selling functionSubscription
YouTube has introduced a new feature that allows users to sell their own merchandise through their channels.
Yorkshire-based fashion agency Burgess Enterprises will close its doors this year, after a century in business.
Working from home at Zalando’s new HQ Subscription
As Zalando celebrates its 10th anniversary, Drapers takes a tour of its new headquarters and learns what it has planned for the UK market.
Woolrich appoints new CEOSubscription
US outerwear brand Woolrich International has appointed VF Corporation’s Stefano Saccone as chief executive.
Womenswear indies prioritise in-season buysSubscription
Independent womenswear retailers have restricted their forward-order budgets for autumn 20 trade shows to allow for more reactive in-season buying.
Womenswear drives growth at BestsellerSubscription
Net turnover at Danish brand house Bestseller rose 3.3% to €3.3bn (£2.9bn) in its 2017/18 financial year, boosted by growth in womenswear.
WIT Fitness heads to New YorkSubscription
UK sportswear retailer WIT Fitness is preparing to open its first permanent international store in New York, following investment.
Wild & Gorgeous falls into administrationSubscription
Premium kidswear brand Wild & Gorgeous entered administration on 2 January after “facing tough market conditions and accruing losses”.