• Panorama acquires Selvedge Run By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    PANORAMA ACQUIRES SELVEDGE RUN

    Trade show Panorama has acquired premium denim trade show Selvedge Run, which is also based in Berlin.

  • Profits jump at Oasis and Warehouse By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    PROFITS JUMP AT OASIS AND WAREHOUSE

    Sister brand Oasis and Warehouse's joint EBITDA increased 48% year on year to £9.5m, underpinned by a strong digital performance at...

  • Next chief: Port delays biggest threat in no-deal Brexit By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    NEXT CHIEF: PORT DELAYS BIGGEST THREAT IN NO-DEAL BREXIT

    Next chief executive Lord Wolfson has said the biggest risk to the retailer in the event of a no-deal Brexit is that ports will seize...

    Event
  • Michael Kors buys Versace for £1.6bn By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    MICHAEL KORS BUYS VERSACE FOR £1.6BN

    Following yesterday's rumours, American luxury group Michael Kors Holding has bought Italian fashion house Versace.

    Luxury, Fashion
  • John Lewis & Partners appoints director for services By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    JOHN LEWIS & PARTNERS APPOINTS DIRECTOR FOR SERVICES

    John Lewis & Partners has promoted Sean Allam to the newly created role of director for services.

  • Retailers ‘panicked' into autumn Sales By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    RETAILERS ‘PANICKED' INTO AUTUMN SALES

    Retailers across the UK have launched discounts on new-season products, as warm September temperatures dampen demand for coats and...

  • Matalan to open new store in Belfast By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    MATALAN TO OPEN NEW STORE IN BELFAST

    Matalan is to open a new store in Belfast city centre's CastleCourt shopping centre next month.

    Shopping
  • Asos ends loyalty scheme By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    ASOS ENDS LOYALTY SCHEME

    Asos is ending its “A-List” loyalty programme.

  • Debenhams to 'make shopping fun again' By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    DEBENHAMS TO 'MAKE SHOPPING FUN AGAIN'

    Debenhams boss Sergio Bucher pledged to “put the fun back into shopping” as he unveiled the chain's new 80,000 sq ft Watford store.

    Shopping
  • Next ups profit guidance as it prepares for no-deal Brexit By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    NEXT UPS PROFIT GUIDANCE AS IT PREPARES FOR NO-DEAL BREXIT

    Next has increased its profit guidance for the full year after sales in August and September exceeded expectations.

  • Nasty Gal introduces inclusive sizing By Drapers   -   Sep 25, 2018

    NASTY GAL INTRODUCES INCLUSIVE SIZING

    Nasty Gal has joined the growing list of brands to expand the range of sizes they offer to make their clothes more inclusive.

  • Fashion SVP to launch knitwear area By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    FASHION SVP TO LAUNCH KNITWEAR AREA

    UK sourcing trade show Fashion SVP is launching a dedicated knitwear area next season.

    Fashion
  • Michael Kors mulls Versace buyout By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    MICHAEL KORS MULLS VERSACE BUYOUT

    US fashion group Michael Kors is reportedly set to purchase Versace in a deal worth about $2bn.

    Fashion
  • Monki uses 100% sustainable cotton By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    MONKI USES 100% SUSTAINABLE COTTON

    Scandinavian brand Monki has announced it will only use sustainably sourced cotton from autumn 18, as part of a wider plan to ensure...

  • International footfall up at Micam By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    INTERNATIONAL FOOTFALL UP AT MICAM

    Milanese footwear trade show Micam, saw an increase in visitors this season with attendees from China and Hong Kong up almost 70% compared...

  • Arcadia's credit insurance 'to be cut' By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    ARCADIA'S CREDIT INSURANCE 'TO BE CUT'

    Credit insurers are reportedly planning to cut cover for Arcadia, amid continued tough trading conditions on the high street.

  • Joules faces shareholder concerns By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    JOULES FACES SHAREHOLDER CONCERNS

    Joules is reportedly facing concerns from shareholders this week over worries that founder, Tom Joule, could take control of a larger...

  • Mike Ashley to close three House of Fraser stores By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    MIKE ASHLEY TO CLOSE THREE HOUSE OF FRASER STORES

    House of Fraser is to close three stores imminently after owner Mike Ashley said he was unable to agree terms with “greedy landlords”.

  • Joules faces shareholder revolt By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    JOULES FACES SHAREHOLDER REVOLT

    Joules is reportedly facing a shareholder revolt this week over concerns that founder, Tom Joule, could take control of a larger part...

  • Arcadia's credit insurance cut By Drapers   -   Sep 24, 2018

    ARCADIA'S CREDIT INSURANCE CUT

    Credit insurers have reportedly cut cover for Arcadia, amid continued tough trading conditions on the high street.