Test your knowledge with this week's Drapers Quiz

TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE WITH THIS WEEK'S DRAPERS QUIZ

First look: Girls on Film opens first UK store ahead of wholesale launch

FIRST LOOK: GIRLS ON FILM OPENS FIRST UK STORE AHEAD OF WHOLESALE LAUNCH

Young fashion womenswear brand Girls on Film has opened its first UK store in Westfield Stratford City.

 
 
 
Asos to pilot Snapchat promoted ads

ASOS TO PILOT SNAPCHAT PROMOTED ADS

Asos will be the first fashion brand to use Snapchat's new “promoted story” format, in a bid to further its advertising reach.

Topshop/Topman appoints new design director

TOPSHOP/TOPMAN APPOINTS NEW DESIGN DIRECTOR

Topshop/Topman has appointed Roberto Cavalli's design director, Anthony Cuthbertson, as its new global design director.

 
 
 
Profits squeezed since Black Friday's arrival

PROFITS SQUEEZED SINCE BLACK FRIDAY'S ARRIVAL

UK retailers' profit margins have been squeezed since Black Friday's introduction to the UK, new research has revealed.

Bagir takes aim at high-end market with Shandong Ruyi deal

BAGIR TAKES AIM AT HIGH-END MARKET WITH SHANDONG RUYI DEAL

Menswear supplier Bagir has set its sights on growing its high-end customer base, as Chinese textile manufacturer Shandong Ruyi prepares...

 
 
 
N Brown's COO steps down

N BROWN'S COO STEPS DOWN

N Brown Group's chief operations officer Andy Haywood has reportedly resigned after three years at the business.

Black Friday: John Lewis's app use soars

BLACK FRIDAY: JOHN LEWIS'S APP USE SOARS

The number of shoppers using John Lewis's app to snap up Black Friday deals on the morning of 24 November was up by 36.8% from last...

 
 
 
UK Black Friday morning sales drop

UK BLACK FRIDAY MORNING SALES DROP

Online Black Friday sales between midnight and 7am have fallen by nearly a quarter compared with last year, data from PCA Predict has...

Michelle Mone to launch new lingerie brand

MICHELLE MONE TO LAUNCH NEW LINGERIE BRAND

Founder of Ultimo Michelle Mone is reportedly returning to the lingerie market with a new brand, two years after leaving Ultimo.

 
 
 
Mike Ashley's brother underpaid £11m by Sports Direct

MIKE ASHLEY'S BROTHER UNDERPAID £11M BY SPORTS DIRECT

John Ashley, brother of Sports Direct founder and CEO Mike Ashely, has been underpaid £11m by the retailer, a new report has found.

Fashion sales down ahead of Black Friday

FASHION SALES DOWN AHEAD OF BLACK FRIDAY

Fashion like-for-like sales were down 2.7% in the week to 19 November as shoppers held off for Black Friday discounts.

 
 
 
Patagonia makes UK retail comeback

PATAGONIA MAKES UK RETAIL COMEBACK

US outdoor clothing retailer Patagonia is gearing up to open a store in Manchester, marking its return to UK retail following the closure...

Next to take part in Black Friday for first time

NEXT TO TAKE PART IN BLACK FRIDAY FOR FIRST TIME

Next will hold its first Black Friday promotional event across stores and online on 24 November, it has emerged.

 
 
 
Burberry tops Instagram list

BURBERRY TOPS INSTAGRAM LIST

Burberry is the most popular British brand on Instagram for the second year running with 10.4 million followers, up two million from...

Stone Island profits set to soar

STONE ISLAND PROFITS SET TO SOAR

Italian premium menswear brand Stone Island expects to finish 2017 with a 70% increase in EBITDA year on year to €34m .

 
 
 
UK shoppers to spend £7.8bn over Black Friday weekend

UK SHOPPERS TO SPEND £7.8BN OVER BLACK FRIDAY WEEKEND

UK shoppers are set to spend £7.8bn, an increase of 7% year on year, over the four-day Black Friday weekend.

Jake Shoes opens third store in Altrincham

JAKE SHOES OPENS THIRD STORE IN ALTRINCHAM

Footwear independent Jake Shoes has opened its third store in Altrincham in Greater Manchester.

 
 
 
Harrods set for £200m revamp

HARRODS SET FOR £200M REVAMP

Luxury department store Harrods is to undergo the biggest revamp in its history, as part of a three-year investment plan.

Chinese textile giant takes over Bagir

CHINESE TEXTILE GIANT TAKES OVER BAGIR

Menswear supplier Bagir has entered into a strategic partnership with the Shangdong Ruyi Technology Group, one of the largest textile...

 
 
 



Fear of God Drops Delivery Two of Fifth Collection

Fear of God Drops Delivery Two of Fifth Collection

Fear of God released an arresting second delivery of the 5th Collection at midnight on Black Friday. Delivery Two of Jerry Lorenzo's contemporary label explores a lighter... Read more ...

The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals to Take Advantage Of

The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals to Take Advantage Of

Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, it is officially the Christmas season, and you know what that means: holiday shopping! Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales are in full... Read more ...

Becca Light Waves Highlighter Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

Becca Light Waves Highlighter Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

Light Waves Becca Light Waves Highlighter Palette includes three highlighters-two we've seen before and one new to the palette -housed in a slim, plastic palette. I found the... Read more ...

Retailers offering deep Black Friday discounts to boost sales

Retailers offering deep Black Friday discounts to boost sales

This year has been a tough one for retail, but they weren't letting themselves stand defeated. With America's e-commerce spending surpassing 100 billion dollars this year, and... Read more ...

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Jeff Bezos' Net Worth Skyrockets to $100 Billion After Black Friday Sales

Jeff Bezos' Net Worth Skyrockets to $100 Billion After Black Friday Sales

After shoppers spent a record amount on Amazon 's Black Friday deals, CEO Jeff Bezos ' net worth skyrocketed to over $100 billion USD. The company's stock went along for the... Read more ...

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Hunger Wants: Chanel's Trait de Caractère eyeshadow palette

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The Girl Scouts Shared A Powerful Message About Consent, By Talking About Hugs

The Girl Scouts Shared A Powerful Message About Consent, By Talking About Hugs

It's officially the holiday season, and the Girl Scouts have an important reminder: Girls don't owe anyone hugs, even on a special occasion. While parents might think it's... Read more ...

Brain Dead & Will Sweeney Bring Psychedelia to Dover Street Market London

Brain Dead & Will Sweeney Bring Psychedelia to Dover Street Market London

West coast creative collective Brain Dead links up with London graphic artist Will Sweeney for a new Dover Street Market London collaboration. A published author, talented... Read more ...

Topshop/Topman appoints new design director

Topshop/Topman appoints new design director

Topshop/Topman has appointed Roberto Cavalli's design director, Anthony Cuthbertson, as its new global design director. Read more ...