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Top stories on just-style this week... 14 Sep 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include the news that hundreds of garment workers were killed in two factory fires in Pakistan, Burberry's share price was hit by a profit warning, and US apparel groups warned of possible port strike disruption.


Top stories on just-style this week... 7 Sep 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include the Olympic Games failing to boost August retail sales in the UK, a look at just-style's latest management briefing on RFID technology and H&M calls for higher wages for garment workers in Bangladesh.


Top stories on just-style this week... 31 Aug 2012

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include Gap's response to harassment allegations at one of its suppliers in Cambodia, Chinese clothing makers seeing order losses through 2012, and the launch of M&S's 'Made in Great Britain' capsule collection.


Top stories on just-style this week... 24 Aug 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include a look at the decline of the US garment industry, the launch of M&S's Body Shape jeans range, and news that UK retail footfall continued to worsen in the quarter ended July.


Top stories on just-style this week... 17 Aug 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include a call for Bangladesh to improve productivity, the sale of American Eagle's 77kids brand, and a report on factors influencing future cotton prices.


Top stories on just-style this week... 3 Aug 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include a look at the challenges facing continued garment export growth in Bangladesh, the launch of Adidas' DryDye t-shirts and an interview with Fernando Capellán, founder and president of Grupo M.


Top stories on just-style this week... 27 Jul 2012

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Top stories on just-style included protests in Bangladesh erupting again, Esquel Enterprises beginning construction of a garment plant in Vietnam and the ongoing debate over what constitutes a living wage.


Top stories on just-style this week... 20 Jul 2012

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Among the most-read stories on just-style this week was news that uniforms worn by American athletes at the 2014 Olympics will be made in the US, a look at the real wage cost of clothing, and plans by Adidas to close its company-owned Chinese apparel factory.


Top stories on just-style this week... 6 Jul 2012

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include just-style's June management briefing focusing on fast fashion, N Brown announcing the retirement of its CEO and chairman, and a report that Nicaragua's potential as a major footwear supplier is attracting interest from the likes of Clarks, Dillard's and Brown Shoe Company.


Top stories on just-style this week... 29 Jun 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include the addition of 4,000 jobs at Wal-Mart Canada this year, rumours that Tesco is seeking a commercial director for its domestic business, and a report that emerging Asian countries hold the key to the global apparel sourcing.


Top stories on just-style this week... 22 Jun 2012

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include news that Bangladesh garment factory owners refusing to reopen factories in the Ashulia industrial zone, new research shows Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Romania, Madagascar, Tunisia and Morocco as attractive sourcing alternatives to China, and Ascena Retail Group works towards shedding its Fashion Bug and Figi's brands.


Top stories on just-style this week... 15 Jun 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include a report on accusations that girls are working under slave labour conditions in southern India, Inditex's first quarter results, and a story about new guidelines for assigning serialised identification numbers to individual items.


Top stories on just-style this week... 8 Jun 2012

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Among the most-read stories on just-style this week was news that warmer weather boosted UK retail sales in May, research suggesting radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology will be widespread in the global apparel industry by 2017, and the commitment by outdoor wear retailer Jack Wolfskin to switch to organic cotton.


Top stories on just-style this week... 1 Jun 2012

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The most read stories on just-style this week included the latest Flanarant on "Offshoring 3.0", a story on which towns will pilot Mary Portas' high street recommendations, and H&M's plans to increase sourcing in Bangladesh.


Top stories on just-style this week... 25 May 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include analysts' views on M&S reporting a 0.2% rise in clothing sales during its first quarter, American Eagle Outfitters looking to sell off part or all of its children's brand 77kids, plans by retailers to back a three-year programme to clean up production in the Bangladeshi garment industry.


Top stories on just-style this week... 18 May 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include a report on Adidas suing Big 5 over an alleged infringement of its three stripe trademark, an article on western apparel companies considering reshoring to their home markets, and a story on how the abolition of the World Trade Organization's multi-fibre agreement failed to deliver wealth to Cambodian and Sri Lankan textile and clothing workers.


Top stories on just-style this week... 11 May 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week included Sainsbury's revealing its clothing business is growing faster than its food business, UK retail sales falling because of April's wet weather, and forecasts that surging cotton imports into China are likely to keep costs low.


Top stories on just-style this week... 4 May 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week included a report on the surge in Sri Lanka's apparel exports, India ending its ban on cotton exports, and the sale of Collective Brands to a consortium made up of Wolverine Worldwide and private equity firms Blum Capital Partners and Golden Gate Capital.


Top stories on just-style this week... 27 Apr 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include a report on a fake Primark store opened in Dubai, the prospects for Burma as a production base, and a look at the corruption claims at Wal-Mart Mexico.


Top stories on just-style this week... 20 Apr 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week included a reality check about uncompetitive China, Marks & Spencer admitting to running short of its best-selling women's wear lines during its fourth-quarter, and Uniqlo planning to open a store in San Francisco this autumn.


Top stories on just-style this week... 13 Apr 2012

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Top stories on just-style last week included the numbers of retailers collapsing into administration increased by 15%, JCPenney cutting 600 jobs at its headquarters and 48 apparel brands and retailers have been accused of purchasing clothing from suppliers who illegally discharge polluted water in China.


Top stories on just-style last week... 10 Apr 2012

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Top stories on just-style last week included H&M unveiling the name of its new chain, Wal-Mart revealing details of its Women in Factories programme, and PVH being included among companies receiving top marks in a child labour risk report.


Top stories on just-style this week... 30 Mar 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week included the effects of economic santions on Turkey's apparel industry, H&M plans to launch a new brand following first-quarter profit and the latest news from this year's Prime Source Forum in Hong Kong.


Top stories on just-style this week... 23 Mar 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week included Next posting a jump in full-year profits, news that PVH plans to commit $1m to improve garment factories in Bangladesh and Sports Direct buying World Design & Trade Co's Firetrap brand.


Top stories on just-style this week... 16 Mar 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week included news that a coalition of industry groups is calling for an to end violent unrest in Cambodia, the Indian government's plans to partially roll back its cotton export ban, and Marks & Spencer's launch of a tailoring line in collaboration with Richard James.


Top stories on just-style this week... 9 Mar 2012

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Top stories on just-style this week include India's ban on cotton exports, the news of Fenn Wright Manson going into administration and George's acquisition of its major supplier, GAAT's sourcing arm.


Top stories on just-style this week... 2 Mar 2012

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This week's most popular stories included our interview with Epic Group CEO Ranjan Mahtani, a report on sweatshop labour being uncovered in factories producing merchandise for the Olympics, and the appointment of Roger Burnley as managing director of Sainsbury's clothing division.


Top stories on just-style this week... 17 Feb 2012

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The most popular stories on just-style this week included a feature on Bangladesh's fall in garment sales, the importance of mobile technology and JC Penney and Ralph Lauren ending their American Living line.


Top stories on just-style this week... 10 Feb 2012

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The most-read stories on just-style this week included news that Nike has lent its support to a new waterless fabric dyeing process, the recommendation that international brands and retailers address the low wages of Cambodian garment workers, and reports that despite facing a tough year, China's textile and clothing industry is set for further growth.


Top stories on just-style this week... 3 Feb 2012

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Among the most-read stories on just-style this week was a report on China's 12th five-year plan for the domestic textile industry, a temporary tariff waiver on products imported into the EU from Pakistan - and our annual management briefing on apparel industry issues to watch in the year ahead.

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