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Laura Ashley's finance director steps downSubscription
Laura Ashley’s finance director and joint chief operating officer, Sean Anglim, has stepped down after more than two decades at the business.
Tiffany's gems of wisdom for fashion retailSubscription
Tiffany’s vice-president and managing director of UK and Ireland Barratt West gave delegates at the Drapers Fashion Forum an insight into how the luxury retailer’s personalised touch could be reworked for the fashion industry.
Four injured in Manchester Arndale stabbingsSubscription
Three people have been stabbed and a further injured at an incident at Arndale Shopping Centre in Manchester City Centre.
Drapers independent survey deadline extendedSubscription
Drapers has extended the submission deadline for its first survey of the independent market to 18 October.
Guest designer announced for Pitti Uomo Subscription
Jil Sander has been announced as the guest designer at menswear trade show Pitti Immagine Uomo in January.
How to crack advertising for your marketSubscription
Castore founder Tom Beahon, Cat Footwear international marketing manager Gemma Little, and Sara Lewis, global brand director of Fashion Concierge at Farfetch gave insight on how to effectively navigate the changing advertising landscape at today’s Drapers Fashion Forum.
The secrets to customer-centric businessSubscription
Barbour UK MD Ryan Llewellyn-Pace, Seasalt CEO Paul Hayes and Greg Petro, president and CEO of First Insight, shared their advice on building a customer-centric business at today’s Drapers Fashion Forum.
Levi's 'change-it-up consumer journey'Subscription
“Agility in the marketplace is going to be the most important thing for any brand,” Levi Strauss & Co’s vice-president and managing director for northern Europe, Richard Hurren, told delegates today at the Drapers Fashion Forum.
Boohoo unveils World Mental Health Day T-shirtsSubscription
Boohoo has created a collection of T-shirts to support World Mental Health Day on 10 October, in partnership with the charity World Federation for Mental Health.
In The Style strengthens Asda tie-upSubscription
Fast fashion etailer In The Style and supermarket chain Asda have unveiled dual-branded lorries, as they strengthen their distribution deal.