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Global news roundup 9 Sep 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 9 Sep 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include M&S cutting around 525 head office jobs, El Salvador launching a 15-year growth strategy, US apparel imports for the month of July, and a look at how Cambodia's worker wages are being threatened by low garment prices.


US apparel retailers' August 2016 sales roundup 2 Sep 2016

Column: Retail roundup

More favourable hot and dry weather and an uptick in consumer confidence resulted in a bounce-back in US same-store sales for August. For the few apparel retailers who still report their monthly sales, however, an increase in technology and travel spend weighed on monthly results. 


Global news roundup 2 Sep 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 26 Aug 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include H&M taking action over a Myanmar child labour breach, supply chain takeaways from Sourcing at MAGIC, just-style's interview with the CEO of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, and the ongoing challenge of cotton supply chain transparency.


Global news roundup 25 Aug 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Global news roundup 17 Aug 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Global news roundup 15 Aug 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 12 Aug 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at several severe threats facing Bangladesh's garment industry, the addition of a former VF Corp executive to lead Under Armour's global sourcing, and feedback on the immediate impact the UK's Brexit vote has had on the British clothing industry.


US apparel retailers' July 2016 sales roundup 5 Aug 2016

Column: Retail roundup

July proved to be another challenging month for the few US apparel retailers who still report their monthly sales, with the majority reporting comparable declines. Unseasonable weather, clearance and promotional activity, and even the impact of Pokemon Go are all blamed. 


Top stories this week on just-style... 5 Aug 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include China's clothing manufacturing sector bracing itself for interruptions as textile mills temporarily close for the G20 Summit, a planned 7.3% increase in Vietnam's minimum monthly wage, why a rise in cotton prices is unlikely despite tighter cotton stocks, and how Under Armour is evolving thanks to the imminent launch of a new sportswear line and a partnership deal with Kohl's.


Global news roundup 2 Aug 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Global news roundup 29 Jul 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 29 Jul 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at how the competitive distance between Inditex and its fast-fashion peers is continuing to widen, the secrets of success of the fast fashion model, a proposed wage freeze on Vietnam's textile and apparel industry, and the implications of the Brexit vote on the global apparel industry.


The North Face takes a holistic view on harmful chemicals – Interview 28 Jul 2016

Column: Speaking with style

With pressure mounting on the outdoor apparel industry to eliminate hazardous chemicals from products and production processes, The North Face is using tools developed by parent company VF Corp to help it work towards its goals. And for sustainability manager James Rogers, the key to reducing overall chemical use is to take a holistic view of the entire supply chain.


Global news roundup 26 Jul 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 22 Jul 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the likely impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership's tariff phase-out schedule on US textile and apparel imports from Vietnam, the opening of Ethiopia's flagship industrial park in Hawassa city, and confirmation that US department store group Sears Holdings Corp is to close its Manhattan apparel and design office.


Global news roundup 21 Jul 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 15 Jul 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at Greenpeace's concerns the apparel industry isn't doing enough on its target of being toxic free, Walmart's 3D apparel design pilot, and a look at how Central American garment sourcing is measuring up. just-style is also carrying out a readership survey on Brexit, and what happens next for the garment industry.


How Central America garment sourcing measures up 14 Jul 2016

Column: Research updates

The Central American garment industries in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras must continue investing in growth and ensure factories are safe and ethical if they are to compete effectively against Vietnam for access to the US market.


Global news roundup 13 Jul 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


US apparel retailers' June 2016 sales roundup 8 Jul 2016

Column: Retail roundup

June proved to be a more positive month for the few US apparel retailers who still report their monthly sales, thanks to better weather conditions and the Memorial Day holiday shift.


Top stories this week on just-style... 8 Jul 2016

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The news that dominated just-style's headlines this week was the tragic and fatal terroist attack in Bangladesh that left 20 dead and the country's key garment industry in turmoil. Other most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at how to navigate the production approval process and US apparel imports for the month of May.


Global news roundup 5 Jul 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 1 Jul 2016

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Brexit has dominated just-style’s coverage over the past week, with stories looking at what lies ahead for the apparel industry, what it might mean for pending EU trade deals, why clothing deflation will come to an end, and how British brands and retailers should start planning now in order to try to minimise the damage - and the role they can play in building a new post-EU market.


Global news roundup 1 Jul 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 24 Jun 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the sourcing trends and strategies of US fashion firms, Primark's continued expansion in the US, the top ten key trends in apparel and footwear markets, and barriers to remediation in Bangladesh's RMG sector.


Global news roundup 21 Jun 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.


Top stories this week on just-style... 17 Jun 2016

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The most read stories on just-style this week include the need for a more consistent, faster and efficient sourcing model; a map showing the risk of child labour in some of the world's leading cotton producing countries; and an interview with the managing director of Omega Compliance, a standalone subsidiary of sourcing specialist William E Connor & Associates.


Global news roundup 13 Jun 2016

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The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.

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