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Sri Lanka inches closer to 'regional hub' dream

An international clothing and textile conference has heard how the growing retail market in the Asia-Pacific region may enable emerging econ...

14 steps to becoming an M&S eco-factory

Marks and Spencer opened its first eco-factories in Sri Lanka in 2008 in partnership with two of the country's biggest garment producers, Br...

IMB Select: web-based systems on show

IMB Select, the new two-day textile and apparel IT exhibition in Germany, promised a platform to showcase the latest software developments s...

Sri Lanka tackles sizeable challenges

Leading figures in Sri Lanka's garment industry continue to invest in building a manufacturing nation viewed as both green and ethical by in...

Latest Interviews

Top ten interviews on just-style in 2013... 23 Dec 2013

Katie Smith

Among the industry executives who spoke with just-style this year were Tim Wheeler, president of Jockey's international division, Esquel Group's CEO John Cheh, and Joe Dixon, SVP of production at Brooks Brothers.


Speaking with style: Dilan Gooneratne, Bodyline 2 Jan 2013

Petah Marian

Bodyline was one of the first factories set up by Sri Lankan apparel manufacturing giant MAS Holdings in partnership with Victoria's Secret and Triumph. Looking back over the past 20 years, the company's CEO Dilan Gooneratne tells Petah Marian about the challenges Bodyline faced, and how the business was turned around in the midst of the economic crisis.

Latest News

MAS Active accesses supplier finance scheme 13 Nov 2013

Leonie Barrie

Apparel manufacturer MAS Active is to benefit from access to capital under a new trade supplier finance facility for Sri Lanka.


Attune Consulting placed for growth with new team 18 Sep 2013

Richard Woodard

Fashion and lifestyle business consultant Attune Consulting has announced a number of new executive appointments after securing a US$20m investment from MAS Holdings, the South Asia-based manufacturer of intimate wear, sportswear and swimwear.


Stretchline launches Fit-U elastic to improve fit 11 Jul 2013

Katie Smith

Narrow fabrics and knitted elastics supplier Stretchline has launched a new elastic to help lingerie and activewear manufacturers offer a better fit and more comfort for their customers.


iStone becomes DeSL Fashion PLM partner 22 May 2013

Leonie Barrie

UK-based software provider DeSL is partnering with Swedish IT consultancy iStone as its Fashion PLM partner.


India raises Sri Lanka duty-free apparel imports 25 Sep 2012

Dilshani Samaraweera

The government of India has agreed to increase Sri Lanka's duty-free export quota for apparel by 5m pieces, more than doubling the previous allocation.

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