• How is Europe reopening its stores? By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    HOW IS EUROPE REOPENING ITS STORES?

    With non-essential retailers set to reopen from 15 June in England, find out how other European countries are easing restrictions

  • The Iconic launches 100% recyled packaging By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    THE ICONIC LAUNCHES 100% RECYLED PACKAGING

    Australian multibrand etailer The Iconic, which is owned by international ecommerce group Global Fashion Group , has launched 100%...

    Fashion
  • Reopening delay will have 'huge impact', say indies By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    REOPENING DELAY WILL HAVE 'HUGE IMPACT', SAY INDIES

    Independent fashion retailers are “disappointed” at the two-week delay in non-essential stores being allowed to reopen, raising concerns...

    Fashion
  • Government launches £50m high street recovery fund By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES £50M HIGH STREET RECOVERY FUND

    The government has launched a new £50m fund for councils to support their local high streets to reopen safely after coronavirus.

  • Harrogate Fashion Week postponed By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    HARROGATE FASHION WEEK POSTPONED

    The July edition of trade show Harrogate Fashion Week has been provisionally pushed back to August as a result of Covid-19.

    Fashion week, Fashion
  • Bank holiday footfall jumps 49% By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    BANK HOLIDAY FOOTFALL JUMPS 49%

    The opening of non-essential stores on 15 June “couldn't come soon enough”, Springboard has said, after footfall jumped significantly...

  • Shoppers must not try on clothes, says Gove By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    SHOPPERS MUST NOT TRY ON CLOTHES, SAYS GOVE

    Minister for the Cabinet Office Michael Gove has said shoppers will need to “exercise restraint” by not trying on clothing and testing...

  • Bangladesh suppliers claim EWM owes £27m By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    BANGLADESH SUPPLIERS CLAIM EWM OWES £27M

    Manufacturers in Bangladesh are threatening to halt production and deliveries to Philip Day's Edinburgh Wollen Mill Group in a dispute...

  • Moss Bros suitor abandons bid to exit deal By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    MOSS BROS SUITOR ABANDONS BID TO EXIT DEAL

    Brigadier Acquisition has scrapped its attempt to abandon its £22m takeover of Moss Bros, Sky News has reported.

  • Gucci goes seasonless By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    GUCCI GOES SEASONLESS

    Gucci's creative director, Alessandro Michele, has announced plans to slash the number of fashion shows the brand holds each year,...

    Fashion, Event
  • The Bank Holiday Briefing: Victoria's Secret and M&S By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    THE BANK HOLIDAY BRIEFING: VICTORIA'S SECRET AND M&S

    What you need to know from this weekend's news

  • Coronavirus: Stores to reopen from 15 June By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS: STORES TO REOPEN FROM 15 JUNE

    Prime minister Boris Johnson has announced that non-essential stores in England will be allowed to reopen from 15 June.

  • Drapers Connects: join Hush founders in discussion today By Drapers   -   May 26, 2020

    DRAPERS CONNECTS: JOIN HUSH FOUNDERS IN DISCUSSION TODAY

    The founders of womenswear brand Hush will talking business at 1pm.

  • Brigadier requests Moss Bros takeover review By Drapers   -   May 25, 2020

    BRIGADIER REQUESTS MOSS BROS TAKEOVER REVIEW

    Crew Clothing owner Brigadier Acquisition Company has requested a takeover ruling review after it was blocked from attempting to retract...

  • Atterley appoints strategic adviser By Drapers   -   May 25, 2020

    ATTERLEY APPOINTS STRATEGIC ADVISER

    Online fashion marketplace Atterley has appointed former British Vogue editor-in-chief Alexandra Shulman as a strategic adviser.

    Fashion
  • Store survival rests on successful reopening, says BRC By Drapers   -   May 25, 2020

    STORE SURVIVAL RESTS ON SUCCESSFUL REOPENING, SAYS BRC

    The Covid-19 coronavirus crisis continues to be a threat to the survival of shops up and down the country, the British Retail Consortium...

    Shopping
  • Atterley appoints strategic advisor By Drapers   -   May 22, 2020

    ATTERLEY APPOINTS STRATEGIC ADVISOR

    Online fashion marketplace Atterley has appointed former British Vogue editor-in-chief Alexandra Shulman as a strategic advisor.

    Fashion
  • Intu outlines shopping centre safety plans By Drapers   -   May 22, 2020

    INTU OUTLINES SHOPPING CENTRE SAFETY PLANS

    Shopping centre owner Intu has outlined how it will safely support the gradual reopening of non-essential retail stores at its 14 UK...

    Shopping
  • Boardroom changes at Burberry By Drapers   -   May 22, 2020

    BOARDROOM CHANGES AT BURBERRY

    Burberry Group has announced that independent non-executive director and senior independent director Jeremy Darroch will step down...

  • What is happening at Jigsaw? By Drapers   -   May 22, 2020

    WHAT IS HAPPENING AT JIGSAW?

    After a mass boardroom exodus, questions have been raised over who is running Jigsaw. Drapers investigates.