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Independents News & Features

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Retailers report mixed Easter trading Subscription

4 April 2018 By Sara Spary


Indies hoping for Easter boostSubscription

27 March 2018 By Pete Wise

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Sugarhill Boutique to rebrandSubscription

6 March 2018 By

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Cold snap stunts sales for footwear indiesSubscription

28 February 2018 By Caroline Parry

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The Hambledon launches online fashion offeringSubscription

28 February 2018 By Caroline Parry

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The Edit Boutique gears up for fourth store Subscription

19 February 2018 By Matthew Chapman

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UK fashion growth on the up Subscription

8 February 2018 By

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Non-food sales dipSubscription

6 February 2018 By

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Meet Holli Rogers: Browns' maestro of productSubscription

18 April 2018 By , Photography by Sophia Spring

Three years in to her role as CEO of Farfetch-owned Browns, the former Net-a-Porter fashion director reveals how she has rebooted a fashion retail institution.

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Why independents need exclusives in their brand mixSubscription

17 April 2018 By

Going off the beaten track to find new brands is a tactic that helps independent retailers to thrive.

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What's selling now: young fashion Subscription

1 March 2018 By

Find out what’s selling now in the world of young fashion 

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Spotlight on diversity: balancing ethnic biasSubscription

23 January 2018 By

Drapers investigates why an ethnically diverse workforce at all levels is good for business.


Severe weather warning: how indies can prepareSubscription

22 January 2018 By , Grace Whelan

Stormy weather can spell disaster for small businesses. Drapers looks at the potential impacts and how to mitigate them.