• Topshop launches cruelty-free makeup By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    TOPSHOP LAUNCHES CRUELTY-FREE MAKEUP

    Topshop is relaunching its make-up line with newly designed packaging and “Leaping Bunny” cruelty-free certification.

    Design
  • VF Corporation raises outlook By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    VF CORPORATION RAISES OUTLOOK

    VF Corporation has raised its full-year fiscal 2019 outlook after a 6% revenue increase in its second-quarter results.

  • Gieves & Hawkes launches on JD.com By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    GIEVES & HAWKES LAUNCHES ON JD.COM

    Menswear brand Gieves & Hawkes has launched on

  • Asos launches Boards to get shoppers organised By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    ASOS LAUNCHES BOARDS TO GET SHOPPERS ORGANISED

    Asos has launched a new in-app feature that allows shoppers to organise their saved items.

  • Businesses without modern slavery statements to be named By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    BUSINESSES WITHOUT MODERN SLAVERY STATEMENTS TO BE NAMED

    Businesses which fail to disclose their strategies for tackling modern slavery in their supply chain risk being publicly named by The...

  • The Natural Shoe Store ceases trading By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    THE NATURAL SHOE STORE CEASES TRADING

    Footwear retailer The Natural Shoe Store has closed after 40 years of trading, shuttering its two London stores and website.

    Shoes
  • Intu receives £2.9bn bid By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    INTU RECEIVES £2.9BN BID

    Shopping centre developer and property company Intu has announced it has received a possible bid offer that values it at £2.9bn.

    Shopping
  • New CEO at Smythson By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    NEW CEO AT SMYTHSON

    Smythson has named Xavier Rougeaux as its new CEO, effective immediately.

  • Gieves & Hawkes launch on JD.com By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    GIEVES & HAWKES LAUNCH ON JD.COM

    Menswear brand Gieves & Hawkes has launched on

  • Newquay's Roo's Beach launches menswear By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    NEWQUAY'S ROO'S BEACH LAUNCHES MENSWEAR

    Newquay-based womenswear independent Roo's Beach has launched menswear for the first time.

  • House of Fraser in Manchester 'to close' By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    HOUSE OF FRASER IN MANCHESTER 'TO CLOSE'

    House of Fraser's Manchester store is reportedly set to close in January.

  • Castore eyes Asian expansion By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    CASTORE EYES ASIAN EXPANSION

    British sportswear brand Castore is ramping up its expansion into the Asian market following a £3.2m investment round in June.

  • Frugi appoints new chair By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    FRUGI APPOINTS NEW CHAIR

    Julia Reynolds has been appointed chair of Frugi, the sustainable clothing brand for children and new mothers.

  • British Footwear Association CEO to step down By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    BRITISH FOOTWEAR ASSOCIATION CEO TO STEP DOWN

    The chief executive of the British Footwear Association, John Saunders, is stepping down from his role.

  • How AI could reduce returns By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    HOW AI COULD REDUCE RETURNS

    Artificial Intelligence could solve the UK's growing returns problem by delivering custom-fit products and tactile experiences, chief...

  • Amazon to open new Manchester office By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    AMAZON TO OPEN NEW MANCHESTER OFFICE

    Amazon is to add 1,000 new research and development technology jobs across its offices in Edinburgh and Cambridge, as well as opening...

  • Pinterest reveals new shopping features By Drapers   -   Oct 19, 2018

    PINTEREST REVEALS NEW SHOPPING FEATURES

    Social media platform Pinterest has today introduced new shopping pins that link directly to product pages on retailer's sites.

    Shopping
  • 'A real opportunity for Fat Face' under Liz Evans By Drapers   -   Oct 18, 2018

    'A REAL OPPORTUNITY FOR FAT FACE' UNDER LIZ EVANS

    Retail experts and industry headhunters have shown resounding support for Oasis and Warehouse boss Liz Evans' move to join Fat Face...

  • Bond Street's £10m transformation completes By Drapers   -   Oct 18, 2018

    BOND STREET'S £10M TRANSFORMATION COMPLETES

    Bond Street's £10m streetscape transformation has completed today.

  • Whistles opens first US store By Drapers   -   Oct 18, 2018

    WHISTLES OPENS FIRST US STORE

    Whistles has opened its first standalone store in the US.