Li & Fung Limited
The announcement of Li & Fung’s new three-year plan, covering the 2014-16 period, began – as these things often do – with a glance back over...
The apparel industry and its supply chain have experienced "profound change" and "significant action" following recent factory tragedies in...
The pressure for higher wages and better working conditions looks unstoppable – and is being accompanied by a wave of new initiatives aimed...
Garment sourcing involves much more than finding the place with the lowest labour rates - but the industry continues to obsess about finding...
The theme of change resonates loudly with Harry van Dalfsen, who took on the role of president of the International Apparel Federation (IAF) two years ago at the height of the global economic crisis. Not surprisingly, ‘Fashion business in a changing environment’ is also the focus of the upcoming IAF World Apparel Convention, which takes place later this month.
Following the acquisition of UK tailoring brand Gieves & Hawkes in April this year, Hong Kong-based Trinity today (18 July) outlined its aspirations for the British heritage brand.
New members of the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety Board of Advisors will be hoping to offer a positive contribution to improving worker safety conditions in the country's ready-made garment sector as the anniversary of Rana Plaza nears.
The pending anniversary of Rana Plaza has reignited calls for compensation to be given to victims of the Tazreen Fashions fire, in the hope they will not be forgotten.
Global sourcing and supply business Li & Fung recorded a stronger than expected full-year net profit in 2013, boosted by the turnaround of its LF USA division.
The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at M&S's latest trading update, the end of a strike by garment workers in Cambodia, and a new factory and worker safety business unit set up by Li & Fung.
China-based shirt manufacturer and yarn supplier Luthai Textile is to open an office in New York as part of the firm's ambitions to grow its global business.
Innovation seems to be the name of the game for two projects seeking new solutions for the apparel and textile sectors.
First findings released last week from inspections at ten garment factories used by members of the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh have highlighted widespread fire, electrical safety and potential structural problems.
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