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Mexico's shoe makers blame their woes on China

Mexico's shoe industry continues to blame its woes on China - demanding the government act to quell a flood of imports which trade leaders s...

US trade stance shifts from fast to smart track

US trade legislation that is "smart-track" rather than "fast-track," and reflects the apparel and footwear industries "as they are in this c...

Apparel brands have vital role to play in Cambodia

Western brands and retailers are “deeply implicated” in the current unrest gripping the Cambodian apparel sector – but they can also be part...

Currency pressures and China weigh on Nike outlook

Shares in Nike Inc fell 3.7% yesterday (20 March), after the sporting goods giant forecast slower-than-expected earnings growth in its first...

Latest Interviews

Interview: Brad Poorman, CMSO, DryDye Fabrics 21 Jan 2014

Michelle Russell

Waterless dyeing took a step forward in December when Nike revealed plans to launch sportswear made from fabric dyed using a process that eliminates water and cuts down on chemicals. The technology is not new though. The Yeh Group first launched a range of DryDye fabrics three years ago using high-tech equipment from DyeCoo Textile Systems. Michelle Russell asks Brad Poorman, chief marketing sales officer for DyeDry, some burning questions about the new technology.


Interview: John Cheh, CEO of Esquel Group 27 Nov 2013

Michael Standaert

While many companies may be looking for strategies to exit China as its labour and manufacturing costs rise, that is certainly not the case for Hong Kong-based quality cotton shirt manufacturer Esquel Group. John Cheh, the company's vice chairman and CEO, tells just-style how the group continues to grow, sustain and innovate.

Latest News

Workers strike at Adidas supplier shoe factory 16 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

Thousands of workers at Taiwanese-owned Yue Yuen shoe factories in Dongguan, which supplies Adidas and Nike, have continued to strike for a second time over social security payments.


Top stories this week on just-style... 11 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

The most-read stories on just-style this week include data that reveals cotton's share of the US clothing market has fallen, a ban by Walt Disney on Pakistan and Bangladesh production, VF Corp's new China hub, and the high tariffs imposed by the Bangladesh government on building and safety equipment for the country's factories.


Adidas, Nike and Puma "complicit" in mass fainting 7 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

Adidas, Nike and Puma need to take some responsibility for recent mass faintings at two facilities in Cambodia producing their sportswear, a human rights group has said.


Higher sales and margins boost Nike Q3 21 Mar 2014

Michelle Russell

Higher revenues, margin expansion and a lower tax rate helped boost earnings for sporting goods giant Nike Inc in its third-quarter.


Nike and Under Armour forge ahead in activewear 20 Mar 2014

Michelle Russell

Nike Inc and performance apparel firm Under Armour are continuing to gain massive traction in the rapidly growing, high margin activewear segment - but at the expense of Adidas and smaller brands, according to a new survey.

Latest blogs

Innovation the name of the game 25 Mar 2014

Leonie Barrie

Innovation seems to be the name of the game for two projects seeking new solutions for the apparel and textile sectors.


Next launches standalone brand website 13 Mar 2014

Katie Smith

UK fashion retailer Next has today (13 March) launched its dedicated brand website, Label.

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