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Top stories this week on just-style... 18 Sep 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a regional supply chain to make finished shirts for the US market, Nine West reducing its Asian sourcing team, and Patagonia appointing a head of environmental activism as part of its continued investment in grassroots groups. 


Top stories this week on just-style... 11 Sep 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include Quiksilver filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the US, Greenpeace urging outdoor brand to eliminate all PFCs from their supply chains, and Nicaragua seeking $160m to build a synthetic textiles manufacturing base to help double exports.


Top stories this week on just-style... 4 Sep 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at H&M's efforts to scale up its fair living wage efforts to key suppliers, Myanmar's approval of its first minimum wage for garment workers, and why the world garment trade was transformed in August.


Top stories this week on just-style... 28 Aug 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the potential impact of China's currency devaluation on garment imports and exports, whether Vietnam has the skills and capacity to cope with its impending trade deals, and an interview with Kurt Cavano, founder and chief strategy officer of GT Nexus on apparel industry disruptors.


Top stories this week on just-style... 21 Aug 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) may unravel unless it is agreed by Christmas, the challenges facing the US outdoor industry bought on by changing demographics and new sales channels, and Abercrombie & Fitch appointing a new brand leadership team.


Top stories this week on just-style... 14 Aug 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at what Britain's Modern Slavery Act will achieve in the garment industry, the role of ethical buyers in a supply chain, and Under Armour investing in product lifecycle management (PLM) software to support growth and product innovation.


Top stories this week on just-style... 7 Aug 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at a new free trade agreement reached between the EU and Vietnam, the failure of the latest TPP talks to clinch a deal, and the commercial and legal issues surrounding wearable technology.


Top stories this week on just-style... 31 Jul 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at VF Corp's interest in Africa as a sourcing destination, how G-Star Raw is pushing the boundaries of denim, and the launch of a metallised thread antenna for a new "revolutionary" RFID tag.


Top stories this week on just-style... 24 Jul 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at whether Amazon will take over the US apparel market, Pakistan's textile mills fearing a rash of closures, and how supply chain risk is a top challenge for business.


Top stories this week on just-style... 17 Jul 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the textile investments flowing into Vietnam in anticipation of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal, the complexity of sustainability in the polyester production process, and the impact of transparency on compliance in Cambodia's garment sector.


Top stories this week on just-style... 10 Jul 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include news that Myanmar garment makers are mulling possible shut-downs after the introduction of the sector's first minimum wage, a look at why US apparel sourcing sees slow diversification, and why the fashion industry is still grappling to find the best ways to leverage the business benefits of 3D virtual design.


Top stories this week on just-style... 3 Jul 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include news that Myanmar has introduced its first minimum wage for garment workers, Marks & Spencer is to launch a supply human rights policy, and Adidas has developed its first shoe upper made from ocean waste.


Top stories this week on just-style... 26 Jun 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the potential for new technologies to shape a sustainable fashion future, Li & Fung teaming up with two Chinese retailers to develop their own private label clothing brands, and Gap and H&M showing support for new labour law reforms in Myanmar.


Top stories this week on just-style... 19 Jun 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include Gap's new approach to product development, an update on finalising the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a look at the issues in accessing supplier data, and a report that accuses Wal-Mart of abuses in its Asia supply chain.


Top stories this week on just-style... 12 Jun 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at how innovative apparel software is making sure brands have the tools to deliver into the future, how a water pollution crackdown in China is hitting textile firms, and the largest RMG industrial park to open in Bangladesh.


Top stories this week on just-style... 5 Jun 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include at look at US apparel sales figures for May, just-style speaks with the chairman of sourcing specialist William E. Connor, and Levi joins forces with internet behemoth Google to design "smart jeans".


Top stories this week on just-style... 29 May 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include at look at whether Gap will find the right formula to get back on track, the tools being developed for improved colour communication, 3D design and prototyping, and how the Bangladesh Accord is expecting it to take another 18 months before it will complete all corrective factory action plans. We also take a look at this week's first-quarter results.


Top stories this week on just-style... 22 May 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at where 3D design and prototyping is heading for textiles and apparel, Brandix being named PVH's global supplier of the year, and an insight on why broad-based policies are essential to improve working conditions in the garment industry.


Top stories this week on just-style... 15 May 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a roundup of US apparel retailers' comparable store sales in April, Nike pledging to expand its US manufacturing operations if the TPP agreement is finalised, and Puma promising tougher supplier audits.


Top stories this week on just-style... 1 May 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include fresh inspections taking place in Bangladesh's garment factories in the wake of the Nepal earthquake, a survey reveals few apparel players have concrete plans to source from Africa, and just-style launches its Global Sourcing Snapshots.


Top stories this week on just-style... 24 Apr 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include the news that Chinese investment could flow into the Moroccan clothing and textile manufacturing industry, Benetton doubling its compensation for Rana Plaza victims to $1.6m, and an analysis of Adidas Group's annual sustainability report.


Top stories this week on just-style... 17 Apr 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why better working conditions in garment factories improves productivity and profitability, Morocco's plans to grow fast fashion exports, and a comment on the challenges Myanmar faces if its garment industry is to reach its true potential.


Top stories this week on just-style... 10 Apr 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at Wal-Mart's plans to improve sales and market share, the launch of the the Fair Wear Foundation's new Living Wage Portal, and the first fall in apparel shipments from Vietnam to the US in more than two years.


Top stories this week on just-style... 2 Apr 2015

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We're giving you our most-read stories of the week a day earlier due to our Easter bank holiday. This week, highlights include H&M and Kering to trial a new chemical recycling technology, Myanmar's garment sector to benefit from its five-year export strategy, and German apparel and footwear brands being urged to publicly disclose the factories producing their products.


Top stories this week on just-style... 27 Mar 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the risk to Lesotho's textile and clothing production if the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) is not renewed, delays to a major textile build in Ethiopia, and an insight on Pakistan's apparel production woes.


Top stories this week on just-style... 20 Mar 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the line-up for this year's Prime Source Forum in Hong Kong, sandblasting claims in Chinese jeans factories, and a roundup of wearable technology innovations and developments.


Top stories this week on just-style... 13 Mar 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the savings Tesco's F&F brand has made by using 3D virtual fit and prototyping technology, the acquisition of an RFID specialist, and the Sri Lankan government starting negotiations with the EU for GSP+.


Top stories this week on just-style... 6 Mar 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include concerns that the freefalling euro is adding to Bangladesh's textile and clothing production woes, a closer look at Myanmar's new garment Code of Conduct, and news that a pay rise is being considered for Sri Lanka's garment workers.


Top stories this week on just-style... 27 Feb 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why low labour cost countries are exposed to the highest risks, a new tentative agreement on a new five-year contract for US West Coast dockworkers, and more than 30% of cotton sourced by Adidas Group in 2014 was Better Cotton.


Top stories this week on just-style... 20 Feb 2015

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the impact VF Corp's global supply chain is having on gross margin, Pakistan's new textile policy, and the apparel industry's response to President Obama's intervention in the ongoing West Coast port dispute.

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