Lauretta Roberts

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Lauretta Roberts is managing director and Editor-in-Chief of The Industry, having acquired the business along with business partner Antony Hawman in July 2015. She is also the former director of brand & propositions of trend forecaster WGSN and a former editor of Drapers magazine.
Fabled Next

Next snaps up Marie Claire beauty business Fabled from Ocado

Next has acquired beauty store and etailer Fabled by Marie Claire from Ocado, as the online grocer makes a strategic shift following its

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Mulberry

Mulberry swings to a loss after House of Fraser collapse

Mulberry has swung into a loss in the year to March as at is absorbs the after-effects of the collapse of department store

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Boohoo

Boohoo launches first recycled fashion collection

Fast fashion etailer Boohoo has unveiled its first dedicated recycled fashion collection, called For The Future. The range is made from 5% recycled

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Net-a-Porter

NET-A-PORTER launches NET SUSTAIN an edit of sustainable fashion

Shoppers on luxury fashion site NET-A-PORTER can now shop for clothing based on its environmental credentials following the launch of its new NET

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Sweaty Betty promotes Julia Straus to role of CEO

Premium activewear brand Sweaty Betty has promoted Julia Straus to the role of chief executive as co-founder and former CEO Simon Hill-Norton steps

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66°North

Mousse Partners invests in 66°North as Woolsey joins as president

Mousse Partners has invested in heritage Icelandic label 66°North and announced the appointment of former NET-A-PORTER managing director Matthew Woolsey as global president. The New

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Farfetch

Libra: Farfetch becomes founder member of leading blockchain initiative

Farfetch has joined the Libra Association and will work closely with other Founding Member organisations in the lead-up to the public launch of

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Fashion waste

Government rejects EAC proposals to force fashion to clean up its...

The Government has roundly rejected the recommendations set out in a report by the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) to force the fashion industry

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H&M

H&M sales up but it hints at need for more investment

Fashion giant H&M achieved sales growth for the fourth successive quarter but analysts remain concerned about pressure on margins given the need for

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Influencer marketing

Exclusive report: Just how influential are influencers?

Young people don’t read printed products, influencers don’t really sell anything, no one trusts paid content… there are lots of assumptions we make

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Chanel will “remain independent” as sales leap to almost £9bn

Parisian luxury house Chanel has reinforced its will to remain independent as it posted sales up 12.5% to £8.84bn ($11.12bn) during 2018. Net

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Jigsaw

Jigsaw makes new appointments to its board

Premium fashion retailer Jigsaw has made a number of appointments to its board following a £20m refinancing last year. Despina Don-Wauchope, formerly of

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