FIRST LOOK: FRENCH CONNECTION OPENS CENTRAL LONDON CONCEPT STORE

French Connection has opened a new concept store, featuring retail and studio space, on London's Duke Street.

How to solve a puzzle like Jigsaw

HOW TO SOLVE A PUZZLE LIKE JIGSAW

As Jigsaw's omnichannel director Kate Holt becomes the latest executive to exit the business, industry sources suggest the high street...

 
 
 
Debenhams poised to ask for further investment

DEBENHAMS POISED TO ASK FOR FURTHER INVESTMENT

Debenhams may ask for additional funding from its lending syndicate before the end of the year, Drapers understands.

Online clothing sales hit year-to-date high

ONLINE CLOTHING SALES HIT YEAR-TO-DATE HIGH

Online clothing sales increased by 15.7% year on year last month- the highest growth in 2019 so far.

 
 
 
Ralph Lauren's RRL opens first UK store

RALPH LAUREN'S RRL OPENS FIRST UK STORE

Ralph Lauren's vintage-inspired brand, RRL, has opened its first standalone UK store at 3 Newburgh Street in Carnaby, London.

Ralph Lauren's RRL sub-brand opens first UK store

RALPH LAUREN'S RRL SUB-BRAND OPENS FIRST UK STORE

Ralph Lauren's vintage-inspired brand RRL has opened its first standalone UK store at 3 Newburgh Street in Carnaby, London.

 
 
 
London Fashion Week opens to the public

LONDON FASHION WEEK OPENS TO THE PUBLIC

London Fashion Week will be the first of four global fashion weeks - ahead of New York, Milan and Paris - to open its doors to the...

Parisian heritage tailor Cifonelli opens in London

PARISIAN HERITAGE TAILOR CIFONELLI OPENS IN LONDON

Parisian bespoke and ready-to-wear tailor, Cifonelli, will open its first UK store in London this September.

 
 
 
Asos profit drop blamed on warehouse troubles

ASOS PROFIT DROP BLAMED ON WAREHOUSE TROUBLES

Online giant Asos has warned full-year profit before tax will be lower than expected after sales in Europe and the US were hit by teething...

Buyers play it safe at London Textile Fair

BUYERS PLAY IT SAFE AT LONDON TEXTILE FAIR

Textile manufacturers blamed Brexit and tough trading conditions for “disappointing” footfall on the first day of the London Textile...

 
 
 
Chanel hires first head of diversity and inclusion

CHANEL HIRES FIRST HEAD OF DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

French fashion house Chanel has appointed Fiona Pargeter to the newly-created role of global head of diversity and inclusion.

EU to probe Amazon's use of sellers' data

EU TO PROBE AMAZON'S USE OF SELLERS' DATA

The European Union's competition regulator has launched an investigation into Amazon over concerns that it is using its sellers' data...

 
 
 
Love Island boosts sales at I Saw it First

LOVE ISLAND BOOSTS SALES AT I SAW IT FIRST

Fast fashion etailer I Saw It First had a 67% increase in sales month on month following its collaboration with ITV's reality TV show...

Debenhams closes in on chief executive appointment

DEBENHAMS CLOSES IN ON CHIEF EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENT

Debenhams is expected to appoint a new chief executive within the next two weeks, Drapers understands.

 
 
 

FASHION RETAIL GETS ITS GAME ON

Drapers analyses whether gamification apps are a digital fad or a game changer in customer engagement and conversion.

Shop Direct appoints group trading director

SHOP DIRECT APPOINTS GROUP TRADING DIRECTOR

Shop Direct has appointed Boots' Guy Farmer as group trading director, effective from September.

 
 
 
Carlos Crespo appointed Inditex CEO

CARLOS CRESPO APPOINTED INDITEX CEO

Inditex chief operating officer Carlos Crespo has been promoted to the role of chief executive at the Spanish fashion group.

Kontoor Brands hires new MD

KONTOOR BRANDS HIRES NEW MD

Denim business Kontoor Brands, owner of Wrangler, Lee and Rock 7 Republic, has appointed Simon Fischer as its new managing director...

 
 
 
Gant to open in east London

GANT TO OPEN IN EAST LONDON

Gant has signed a deal to open its first store in east London in the 100 Liverpool Street development.

Indies confident but cautious for spring 20

INDIES CONFIDENT BUT CAUTIOUS FOR SPRING 20

Womenswear independents are cautiously optimistic about trading ahead of the spring 20 trade shows, despite concerns over Brexit and...

 
 
 



Nu Wave Swim Closes Miami Swim Week With Multi-Designer Collective Runway Show

Nu Wave Swim Closes Miami Swim Week With Multi-Designer Collective Runway Show

Nu Wave Swim Closes Miami Swim Week With Multi-Designer Collective Runway Show Represented by Gnazzo Group. Nu Wave Swim celebrated the end of Miami Swim Week with a... Read more ...

Bella Hadid Just Dyed Her Hair Beachy Blonde

Bella Hadid Just Dyed Her Hair Beachy Blonde

After lightening her hair this spring, it looks like Bella Hadid has taken the plunge into full-on blonde. In a recent post to her Instagram stories, the 22-year-old supermodel... Read more ...

Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul Head to Church With 10 Days Before the Wedding...

Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul Head to Church With 10 Days Before the Wedding and We're Like ‘Hmm .'

All's holy in this clout union, rest assured. Engaged YouTuber couple Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul took to their Instagram Stories to share a trip to church with their fans and... Read more ...

Just One Eye's Summer Warehouse Sale, Starts July 19th - Los Angeles

Just One Eye's Summer Warehouse Sale, Starts July 19th - Los Angeles

Address: 953 N Orange Drive, Los Angeles 90038Date and opening times: starts July 19th for 2 weeks. 11am- 7pmAll selected items are 70% to 80% OFFCash or Credit Card... Read more ...

‘Teen Mom' Star Lauren Comeau Flaunts Her Incredible Bikini Body Just 8...

‘Teen Mom' Star Lauren Comeau Flaunts Her Incredible Bikini Body Just 8 Months After Giving Birth

We see you, Lauren Comeau! The Teen Mom star, 27, took to Instagram on Wednesday, July 17, to share a *seriously* sizzling bikini photo while vacationing in Mexico with her... Read more ...

Balenciaga's latest campaign stars? Real life Parisian lovers

Balenciaga's latest campaign stars? Real life Parisian lovers

Paris has long drawn lovers to its winding, cobbled streets, where they block doorways by obliviously making out in them, stare at each other instead of the view at the top of... Read more ...

Seth Rogen Says It Was 'Weird' Watching 'Lion King' With Prince Harry And...

Seth Rogen Says It Was 'Weird' Watching 'Lion King' With Prince Harry And Meghan Markle

The Duke of Sussex might've seen some similarities between the film and his real, royal life. Read more ...

Grace Mahary, Xiao Wen Ju, Yumi Lambert, Taylor Hill, Kasia

Grace Mahary, Xiao Wen Ju, Yumi Lambert, Taylor Hill, Kasia

Grace Mahary, Xiao Wen Ju, Yumi Lambert, Taylor Hill, Kasia Jujeczka, Julia Hafstrom, Mona Matsuoka, Jessica Stam, Amanda Murphy , and Astrid Holler walk Public School Fall 2015 Read more ...

These adidas UltraBOOSTs Celebrate Manchester United's First FA Cup Win

These adidas UltraBOOSTs Celebrate Manchester United's First FA Cup Win

Adidas has teamed up with one of the biggest football clubs in the world, Manchester United , on a limited pair of UltraBOOST s. Although hype surrounding the Three Stripes'... Read more ...

Scott Disick Totally Approves of Sofia Richie Being ‘So Close' With Kylie...

Scott Disick Totally Approves of Sofia Richie Being ‘So Close' With Kylie Jenner: He's ‘Really Happy'

Would you be uncomfortable with your girlfriend buddying up to your baby mama's little sister? If so, you and Scott Disick are not the same kind of person! As it happens, the... Read more ...