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Although Moda, Pure, Scoop, Pitti Uomo and Jacket Required are on independents’ agendas this summer, many have told Drapers they feel increasingly discouraged by the costs of travel and lack of variety at trade shows.
Peterborough-based firm Yours Clothing is rolling out its menswear offer through dual-fascia stores.
Content is a fundamental part of engaging with and converting online fashion shoppers but it has to have meaning that is relevant to the brand, said an panel of retailers and digital technology providers at Drapers Digital Forum in London.
A Drapers Digital Forum panel shared their views on apps versus the mobile web and shared their tips on improving mobile conversion rates.
Fashion retailers need to evolve their propositions to succeed at home in the UK and be more targeted overseas, a panel of retailers including Topman advised at the Drapers Digital Forum yesterday.
Missguided is gearing up to open its first permanent store at Westfield Stratford City in London.
Amazon made a first-quarter profit of $513m (£351m), compared to a loss of $57m (£39m) in the same period last year, as sales jumped 28%.
Property owner Yousuf Bhailok is reportedly interested in rescuing collapsed chain BHS out of administration.
Agent Provocateur has appointed former Dior Homme managing director Fabrizio Malverdi as its new chief executive.
German womenswear brand Escada has appointed former brand president for Calvin Klein Iris Epple-Righi as its new chief executive.
Fashion retailers from Shop Direct to John Lewis and New Look scooped multiple prizes at the Drapers Digital Awards last night. Here we bring you all of the photos of this year’s winners.
A panel of global retailers discussed in The Drapers Digital Forum Global Voices debate how they built their businesses and what the emerging trends were in the international market.
Mary Turner, the chief executive of etailer Koovs.com said mobile is key to operating in India as 70% of all online transactions take place on smartphones.
Customer referral boosts customer acquisition by 10% to 30%, marketing referral firm Mention Me told Drapers Digital Forum in London today.
Crotch shots boost conversion rates at men’s trouser brand Spoke, founder and director Ben Farren told delegates at Drapers Digital Forum today.
Administrators at Duff & Phelps have said they are still seeking to sell BHS as a going concern and confirmed that staff will continue to be paid while the business remains in administration.
Disney’s vice-president for consumer products Francesca Romana Gianesin gave Drapers a tour of the business’s “lifestyle showcase” for 2016 at London’s Somerset House.
Fashion retailers only have 63% of the items showcased online at any given time, a supply chain expert revealed at Drapers Digital Forum.
Premium women’s fashion and beauty etailer Very Exclusive will launch a menswear offer for the autumn 16 season, Drapers can reveal.
The relaunched Warehouse collection for autumn 16 is “elevated, contemporary and unique”, chief executive Liz Evans has exclusively told Drapers.