Sharon Jones has joined Danish womenswear retailer Masai Clothing Company as head of sales UK and Ireland, after six years at premium womenswear brand Luisa Cerano.
The path from small start-up to fully fledged fashion empire can be a treacherous one, but there are ways to avoid the pitfalls that come with scaling up.
In a competitive market, what can retailers and fashion businesses do to recruit and nurture the next generation of talented technology professionals?
Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the Drapers 30 Under 30 project recognises the wealth of young talent working in the UK fashion industry.
As seismic shifts and constant changes in the retail environment continue, Drapers explores what new roles should be on retailer’s hit lists to ensure future success.
The ability to work quickly, have a global mindset and an entrepreneurial outlook are becoming central to the role of a buyer.
As Drapers’ 30 Under 30 talent-spotting initiative reaches its 10th year, we catch up with alumni to discover how their careers developed and hear their top tips for the Drapers Next Generation.
Forward-thinking retailers and brands are borrowing “fail fast” methods from the technology sector to innovate at pace.
Oasis and Warehouse COO Hash Ladha, FitFlop global people director Kathy Alison and DL1961 founder Sarah Faisal Ahmed gave their tips for creating a great workplace culture at the Drapers Fashion Foru