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H&M continues to dispel disposable fashion image

Swedish fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) has had a busy 12 months, including a ramp-up of its sustainability efforts, a 'living wage'...

Who is culpable for Bangladesh compensation?

As the focus in Bangladesh shifts to compensation payments for the victims and survivors of recent garment factory tragedies, an intriguing...

Pressure on brands over Bangladesh compensation

With talks due to take place in Geneva, Switzerland next week to try to agree compensation payments for the victims and survivors of the Taz...

JC Penney turns around its turnaround plan

Ron Johnson, the man hired just 18 months ago to transform US retailer JC Penney, has been unceremoniously ousted after his radical revamp p...

Latest Interviews

Speaking with style: Isak Halfon, Mango 14 Aug 2010

Ivan Castano Freeman

It may be ten times smaller than archrival Inditex (owner of the Zara stores) but Spanish women's fashion chain Mango is nearly as well known, thanks to clever adverts featuring glamorous movie stars and a relentless expansion which has taken it to 100 countries in recent years. And there is room for more - much more - growth, expansion director and board member Isak Halfon tells just-style.

Speaking with style...Edward Kang, Ever-Glory 15 Jul 2009

Ambitious Chinese garment maker Ever-Glory is pushing ahead with its expansion into retailing. The company’s chief executive, Edward Kang, tells Dominique Patton how the firm is eyeing both the domestic and international markets in its drive to turn itself into a leading producer of branded as well as wholesale clothing.

Latest News

Global news roundup 3 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media. just-style has not checked these stories so cannot guarantee their accuracy.

Mango full-year profit and sales grow 9% 3 Apr 2014

Katie Smith

Spanish fashion retailer Mango has reported an increase in both annual profit and sales, thanks to the expansion of its retail space.

Bangladesh aid call stepped up as funds fall short 26 Mar 2014

Michelle Russell

Campaigners are stepping up their calls for brands to pay into the Rana Plaza compensation fund after it was revealed to just-style that less than 20% of the amount required to make payments to all workers has so far been received.

Rana Plaza compensation to begin next month 19 Mar 2014

Leonie Barrie

The committee set up to pay compensation to the victims of the Rana Plaza factory collapse aims to distribute US$2m to around 3,600 workers and families before the one-year anniversary of the tragedy on 24 April.

Funds fall short as Rana Plaza compensation nears 14 Mar 2014

Leonie Barrie

Compensation payments to victims of the Rana Plaza factory collapse are due to start next month - but campaigners admit funds still fall far short of the $40m needed to make payments to all workers.

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