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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.
The Index

The Index May 2020 – Part 1 The Sectors, The Channels,...

As non-essential stores in England were heading out of lockdown at the end of May and early June, we surveyed 2,000 fashion shoppers on...
TM Lewin

TM Lewin placed into administration and closes all 66 stores

TM Lewin has been placed into administration and has been bought back by its owner Torque in a move that has resulted in the...
Boohoo

Hedge fund criticises Boohoo’s management incentive scheme

Boohoo is facing criticism from activist shareholder Shadowfall over the £150m management incentive scheme revealed last week. The hedge fund and shareholder said it had...
Fashion retailers Leicester

Leicester garment factories close amid COVID-19 surge

Five garment factories in Leicester have reportedly been closed amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in the city and there is risk more may...

Non-essential retail placed back into lockdown in Leicester

Non-essential retail will be placed back into lockdown in Leicester due to a spike in COVID-19 cases in the city. Stores in England were permitted...
Sellpy H&M

H&M launches secondhand platform Sellpy in Germany

H&M has launched its second-hand fashion platform Sellpy in Germany, marking its first move outside of its home market in Sweden. The platform, which manages...
Paris Fashion Week

Launchmetrics to power Paris Couture and Men’s Fashion Weeks

The Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode (FHCM) has tapped brand performance cloud for the fashion, beauty and lifestyle businesses, Launchmetrics, to power...
Kim Kardashian KKW

Coty to acquire 20% stake in Kim Kardashian’s beauty line KKW

Global beauty group Coty is set to acquire a 20% stake in Kim Kardashian West's beauty brand KKW. The deal would value the business at...
The Hut Group

The Hut Group eyeing a £5bn float

The Hut Group, parent of online beauty brands such as Lookfantastic, Illamasqua and Glossy Box as well as online fashion retailer Coggles, has reignited...
Victoria's Secret

Next and M&S hover over Victoria’s Secret UK arm

High street giants Next and Marks & Spencer are both reportedly eyeing up the opportunity to take control of the UK arm of US...
intu Lakeside

Intu confirms appointment of administrators

Shopping centre operator Intu has confirmed the appointment of administrators after failed crunch talks with its lenders. The owner of sites such as the Trafford...
Boohoo

Boohoo unveils £150m management incentive plan

Online fashion group Boohoo has unveiled a £150m incentive plan for senior directors following its stated ambition to grow the group into a global...