Sonya Dowsett

November lockdowns frustrate Zara owner Inditex's recovery

Dec 15 2020

MADRID Zara owner Inditex said many of its stores were closed or operating with restrictions as a fresh wave of COVID-19 lockdowns hindered the fashion giant's path to recovery. | Video

Harking back to childhood, Britons mourn the decline of their high street

Dec 10 2020

CHESTER, Britain Browns department store has traded from pride of place on Eastgate Street in the northern English city of Chester since 1791, selling fashion, perfumes and afternoon tea to locals and tourists visiting the historic centre.

Retailers are eager to hire - if you're a digital whizz

Nov 20 2020

MADRID/NEW YORK/COPENHAGEN Are you a "user-experience" gun for hire? Well, your time has come.

China's turbo-charged online fashion takes on Zara and H&M

Oct 16 2020

MADRID/BEIJING China's Shein may be the biggest shopping site you've never heard of. | Video

Height of fashion? Clothes mountains build up as recycling breaks down

Sep 30 2020

MADRID/NAIROBI Clothes recycling is the pressure-release valve of fast fashion, and it's breaking under COVID-19 curbs. | Video

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