Liz Claiborne Inc

Apparel and textile industry company news

Subscribe via RSSWhat is RSS?

Latest Insights

Transparency mixed in Uzbek cotton supply chain

Transparency among apparel brands and retailers appears to be mixed when it comes to sourcing cotton from Uzbekistan. New research has revea...

More licensing and less M&A for Global Brands

Following its spin-off from Li & Fung last month, fashion apparel, footwear and accessories business Global Brands Group has outlined the fi...

JC Penney emphasises new merchandising strategy

JC Penney has emphasised its commitment to moving back to a merchandising model marked by narrow and deep assortments, as it looks to build...

Fifth & Pacific eyes initiatives to grow top line

Fifth & Pacific Companies, which today (26 February) begins trading as Kate Spade & Co, says it has a number of operational initiatives in p...

Latest Interviews

Speaking with style: Fernando Capellán, Grupo M 31 Jul 2012

Leonie Barrie

With apparel manufacturing operations bridging the Dominican Republic and neighbouring Haiti, Grupo M's co-production model is an exemplary example of trade preferences in action. Here company founder and president Fernando Capellán tells just-style about the opportunities that lie ahead.

Speaking with style: Ashroff Omar, CEO, Brandix 25 Feb 2011

Joe Ayling

Few have been more instrumental in the positioning of Sri Lanka's 'garments without guilt' apparel industry than Ashroff Omar. Joe Ayling interviewed the Brandix Lanka chief executive during a recent visit to the country.

Latest News

Kate Spade swings to Q1 loss on wind downs 7 May 2015

Michelle Russell

Apparel and accessories business Kate Spade & Company has swung to a loss in its first-quarter amid plans to wind down some businesses, but revealed plans to grow in Latin American.

Kate Spade posts huge Q4 profit gain 4 Mar 2015

Richard Woodard

Apparel and accessories business Kate Spade & Company increased its fourth-quarter net profit by nearly US$100m, thanks to 50%-plus revenue hikes for its core divisions.

Kate Spade to shut Saturday and Jack Spade stores 30 Jan 2015

Michelle Russell

US retailer Kate Spade & Co. has revealed plans to close its Kate Spade Saturday and Jack Spade stores as it focuses long-term investment on its flagship Kate Spade New York brand.

Majid Al Futtaim extends Juicy Couture deal 23 Jan 2015

Michelle Russell

Hypermarket conglomerate Majid Al Futtaim Group and Authentic Brands have signed a long-term partnership deal for the Juicy Couture brand in the Middle East.

Global Brands subsidiary signs Kate Spade deal 20 Jan 2015

Michelle Russell

A subsidiary of Li & Fung spin-off Global Brands Group has signed a licensing deal with Kate Spade.

Latest blogs

A pop of purple sets the mood for 2014 2 Jan 2014

Leonie Barrie

Surely one of the best reasons to cut short the holiday break and rush back to your desk at the beginning of January is to see what Pantone is unveiling as its colour of the year.

Pakistan GSP+ could boost exports 16 Dec 2013

Leonie Barrie

Pakistan's garment manufacturers are anticipating significant trading benefits after finally being granted preferential access to the European Union under the GSP+ scheme.

Company research

Kate Spade & Company (KATE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Kate Spade & Company (KATE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT A

Kate Spade & Company (KATE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by...

Read more >

Global Apparel Markets: Product Developments and Innovations - 3rd Quarter 2014

Global Apparel Markets: Product Developments and Innovations

This report analyses some of the latest developments and innovations in the global apparel industry, including: dyes and inkjet printing inks; environmentally friendly apparel; fabric treatments; new...

Read more >

Global apparel markets: business update, 4th quarter 2013

Global apparel markets: business update, 4th quarter 2013

This report provides information, analysis and valuable insight on developments relating to the global apparel industry in the following categories: acquisitions, divestments and mergers; corporate so...

Read more >

just-style homepage

Forgot your password?