Harriet Brown's stories
Five models for responsible businessSubscription
Experts from Oliver Spencer, Coats, Ganni, Eileen Fisher and Ninety Percent described their responsible business models and manifestos, and how they are measuring up against their targets at Drapers Sustainable Fashion 2019.
Buzzy Textile Forum shakes off Brexit bluesSubscription
Exhibitors praised the positive atmosphere, strong calibre of visitors and focus on UK names at the latest edition of fashion fabrics trade show Textile Forum this week.
BRC warns of Brexit ‘knife edge’Subscription
The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has cautioned that the UK “stands on a knife edge”, following the vote in parliament to delay Brexit.
John Lyttle takes over at BoohooSubscription
Former Primark chief operating officer John Lyttle starts his role as CEO of Boohoo Group today (15 March), as former joint chief executives Carol Kane and Mahmud Kamani step aside.
Meet the mastermind of an award-winning indieSubscription
Award-winning independent Master Debonair is driving rapid growth and bringing a fresh approach and dapper flare to menswear
Cracking the green supply chain conundrumSubscription
At Drapers Sustainable Fashion 2019, three experts in sustainability shared the challenges that brands and businesses can face as they seek to engage with or create a clean, green and sustainable supply chain.
Four lessons for the future of circular fashionSubscription
The development of circular fashion and closed loop production are hot topics in the area of sustainability. At Drapers Sustainable Fashion 2019, Pauline Op de Beeck, led on sustainable fashion at the Carbon Trust lead a discussion with Lenzing, Asos, Filippa K and Besteller on the developments and potential of the sector. Here are the four key lessons.
Adidas's creative solution to plastic pollutionSubscription
Encouraging awareness through collaboration and creative thinking are central to solving fashion’s sustainability crisis, Adidas told Drapers Sustainable Fashion 2019.
As brands seek sustainable textiles to use in their collections, a new wave of innovative fibres and fabrics is emerging – some with unexpected origins.
Bringing Aussie sustainable activewear to BritsSubscription
Born on Sydney’s Bondi Beach, Nimble Activewear is bringing its Aussie style to the UK activewear market.