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Rana Plaza one year on: Timeline of change

The Rana Plaza factory disaster has proved to be a catalyst for change in Bangladesh. While there has been criticism of the speed of the fac...

Rana Plaza one year on: Bangladesh in words

One year today, one of the worst industrial disasters in history occured when the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh collapsed, killin...

Responsive supply chain key to Gap's growth plans

US clothing giant Gap Inc has set its sights on growing operating margin beyond 13%, as it looks to gain a larger share of the US$1.4 trilli...

Tesco takes second stab at US market with F&F

Retail behemoth Tesco this week revealed plans to open a chain of F&F clothing franchise stores in the US, marking the group's return to the...

Latest Interviews

The Bangladesh Accord tackles unsafe factories 20 Feb 2014

Kitty So

As safety inspections on more than 1,500 garment factories supplying a group of mainly European retailers get underway this week, just-style speaks with Brad Loewen, the top safety official overseeing the effort.


The Bangladesh Accord tackles unsafe factories 20 Feb 2014

Kitty So

As safety inspections on more than 1,500 garment factories supplying a group of mainly European retailers get underway this week, just-style speaks with Brad Loewen, the top safety official overseeing the effort.

Latest News

Better Cotton approves spend for 50 projects 23 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

Investors of the Better Cotton Fast Track Program (BCFTP) have approved spending of nearly EUR10m (US$13.8m) for 50 Better Cotton projects this year.


H&M still committed to higher wages and Bangladesh 22 Apr 2014

Leonie Barrie

Fashion retailer H&M has reiterated its commitment to higher wages and sourcing from Bangladesh after comments by the company's CEO were widely misconstrued in media reports.


H&M veteran to lead Marimekko design strategy 17 Apr 2014

Katie Smith

Finnish apparel and homeware business Marimekko has poached H&M executive Anna Teurnell as its new creative director, with responsibility for leading its design strategy.


H&M Foundation commits to Rana Plaza Fund 15 Apr 2014

Katie Smith

Almost a year on from the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh, Hennes & Mauritz's Conscious Foundation is to donate US$100,000 to the victims of the disaster.


Hennes & Mauritz sees March sales climb 15 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

Swedish apparel giant Hennes & Mauritz has booked an increase in revenues for the March period.

Latest blogs

Political tensions will weigh on Cambodia's growth 15 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

As if political tensions and strikes for higher wages by garment workers have not already caused enough disruption in Cambodia, new research has suggested they will continue to weigh on the country's growth in 2014.


Progress still lags on a living wage 7 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

The biggest news from just-style last week was the rollout of our new-look site. It has been redesigned to make it easier to find the key content that you need, whether you're reading it on a desktop computer or on a portable device such as a cell phone or tablet.

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