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Who has pledged to ban the use of angora?

More than 90 brands and retailers have committed to end the use of angora in their future clothing and accessories collections, following on...

Yuan devaluation to impact clothing sector

Exchange rate variations could “significantly” influence China's textile and apparel exports, a consultancy has suggested, after the governm...

Who has signed the Bangladesh safety accord?

Katie Smith | 22 Sep 2015

More than 200 companies have now signed the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh following the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory building in Dhaka, which killed more than 1,100 people in 2013.

PVH eyes "dramatic" improvement for women's jeans

Michelle Russell | 3 Jun 2015

PVH Corp said the industry should start seeing more dramatic improvements in its women's jeans business thanks to initiatives to grow the division, and despite operating in a denim industry it says is “not a hot category" at the present time.

Big gap between Ethiopia export goals and reality

Jozef De Coster | 5 Dec 2014

Ethiopia may have more trump cards to play than any other sub-Sahara African country when it comes to developing a competitive cotton, textile and garment supply chain, but it still has a rough road ahead. Indeed, Ethiopia's growth as a garment exporter will be slower and more difficult than the government and local textile organisations predict.

New scenarios driving sustainability in textiles

Debra Cobb | 17 Nov 2014

Driving meaningful change towards sustainability in textiles within organisations, within the industry, and with consumers topped the agenda at last week's Textile Exchange Conference.

Latest Interviews

Interview: Liu Zibin, GM at Luthai Textile

Michelle Russell | 23 Jan 2014

China-based shirt manufacturer and yarn supplier Luthai Textile Co has its sights firmly set on growing its global business. Earlier this month, as the company revealed plans to open an office in New York, Michelle Russell talked to Luthai general manager Liu Zibin about the rationale behind the move.

Interview: Geoff Quinn, CEO of TM Lewin

Michelle Russell | 8 Jan 2014

Shirt maker TM Lewin has had its eye on becoming a globally recognised brand for a number of years now. With this in mind, the company last month revealed international expansion plans that will see it open one store per week for the next three years. CEO Geoff Quinn talks to just-style about these plans, the decision to move manufacturing abroad, the challenge of cotton prices, and the firm's long-term outlook.

Latest News

Tommy Hilfiger inks licensing deal with G-III

Katie Smith | 5 Oct 2015

PVH-owned Tommy Hilfiger has entered into a licensing agreement with G-III Apparel Group for a new women's dress collection – a key growth category for the brand. 

US Q2 in brief: Finish Line, Zumiez, Cherokee

Michelle Russell and Katie Smith | 25 Sep 2015

Second-quarter earnings for the retail sector as a whole are forecast to be lower than the prior month, despite easy year-on-year comparisons. The Finish Line posted a small drop in net income, Zumiez saw its profit more than halve, Cherokee Global Brands posted a double-digit decline in net earnings, while Christopher & Banks swung to a loss, and Hudson's Bay was back in the black. 

PVH debuts TekFit stretch-collar shirts

Michelle Russell | 22 Sep 2015

Apparel giant PVH Corp has launched what it claims will be a “game changer” in the men's dress shirt category with a product that utilises the TekFit technology most usually found in stretch-waistbands.

PVH “well-positioned” in China despite headwinds

Michelle Russell | 1 Sep 2015

PVH Corp says it is “very well-positioned” in China and has not suffered as a result of the recent yuan devaluation, but will be “more conservative” with its Calvin Klein business in the country heading into 2016.

Nike, Hanesbrands and VF top sustainability index

Michelle Russell | 21 Aug 2015

Nike, Hanesbrands and VF Corp have topped an analyst report of apparel and footwear firms that have made the most progress in managing environmental, social and governance issues.

Human rights groups file Peru labour complaint

Michelle Russell | 24 Jul 2015

A number of US and Peruvian human rights and union groups have filed a complaint alleging Peru's government failed to enforce basic garment sector labour laws under the terms of a free trade pact.

PVH to wind down Trump apparel line

Leonie Barrie | 8 Jul 2015

The recent decision by US retailer Macy’s to discontinue its Donald Trump men’s wear range in protest at his disparaging comments about Mexicans, will also lead PVH to phase out production of the line.

PVH shares climb as Q1 earnings beat estimates

Michelle Russell | 2 Jun 2015

PVH Corp saw its shares climb in after-hours trading as the US apparel giant published first-quarter earnings that beat analyst expectations, and lifted its full-year guidance.

Brandix named PVH ‘Global Supplier of the Year’

Leonie Barrie | 18 May 2015

One of the world’s largest apparel companies has named Sri Lanka’s Brandix Group as its Global Supplier of the Year across all product categories represented by its global vendor base.

PVH to use Tekfit stretch in Van Heusen shirts

Michelle Russell | 18 May 2015

US apparel giant PVH Corp is to incorporate Tekfit proprietary stretch technology into the collars of its Van Heusen dress shirts.

PVH “pleased” after swinging to Q4 profit

Katie Smith | 26 Mar 2015

US apparel giant PVH Corp has said it is “pleased” with its fourth-quarter performance which saw it swing to a net profit, despite the challenging market environment and foreign currency headwinds.

Vilebrequin brand moves from swimwear to neck wear

Beth Wright | 10 Feb 2015

US apparel giant PVH Corp's Insignia Design Group has been granted licensing rights to launch a neckwear collection this summer under G-III Apparel Group?'s Vilebrequin brand.

Fashion brands facing strong dollar “headwind”

Richard Woodard | 21 Jan 2015

Global fashion brands based in the US could face an increasing headwind from a strong dollar, an analyst has warned.

Tommy Hilfiger digital showroom to reduce samples

Katie Smith | 21 Jan 2015

PVH-owned Tommy Hilfiger is to launch a new digital platform which it claims will revolutionise the brand's traditional sales experience - and reduce sample production.

PVH to close Izod retail business

Katie Smith | 8 Jan 2015

US retail giant PVH Corp is to shutter its Izod men's sports and casual clothing retail business with the closure of 100 stores, blaming an increasingly competitive environment.

PVH and Gazal expand Australian joint venture

Katie Smith | 22 Dec 2014

US clothing giant PVH Corp and Australasian apparel supplier and retailer Gazal Corp are extending the scope of their Australian joint venture with the addition of new brands.

Calvin Klein unveils global online expansion plan

Katie Smith | 22 Dec 2014

PVH Corporation-owned brand Calvin Klein is to expand its online presence to more than 20 countries by the end of 2016, including six in Asia.

Tommy Hilfiger launches solar-powered jacket

Katie Smith | 12 Dec 2014

With demand for wearable technology growing, Tommy Hilfiger, a wholly owned brand of PVH Corp, has launched a limited-edition solar-powered jacket for the holiday season.

PVH boosts Q3 profit despite currency issues

Richard Woodard | 4 Dec 2014

Apparel giant PVH Corp recorded a double-digit increase in third quarter net profit, despite revenues being impacted by the weak euro.

Former Maidenform CEO Reznik to join Delta Galil

Katie Smith | 5 Nov 2014

Former Maidenform CEO Maurice Reznik is to join lingerie, sleepwear and sock manufacturer Delta Galil Industries as CEO of women's intimate apparel for the US and UK, and president of its US segment.

Tesco backs campaign against Uzbek cotton

Leonie Barrie | 15 Oct 2014

Retail giant Tesco has signed a pledge not to use cotton from Uzbekistan, joining a wider campaign to try to stop the use of forced labour in the country's annual harvest.

Future acquisition opportunities seen for PVH Corp

Michelle Russell | 10 Oct 2014

Meaningful acquisition opportunities for PVH Corp are likely to present themselves in two to six years time, but they may take the form of bringing existing businesses in house under the Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein banners, analysts believe.

Latest blogs

Apparel brands implicated in Cambodia unrest

Michelle Russell | 31 Mar 2014

Western brands and retailers are "deeply implicated" in the current unrest gripping the Cambodian apparel sector - but they can also be part of the solution, a new report suggested last week.

Pakistan GSP+ could boost exports

Leonie Barrie | 16 Dec 2013

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

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