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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...

Trade efforts and port bottlenecks top US concerns

Will America's mid-term elections this week make it more difficult to secure agreement on the critically important Trans-Pacific Partnership...

Trade efforts and port bottlenecks top US concerns

Ed Zwirn | 7 Nov 2014

Will America's mid-term elections this week make it more difficult to secure agreement on the critically important Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? That was one of the questions considered by US clothing industry leaders meeting in New York on Wednesday (5 November).

Volatile macro environment unlikely to derail PVH

Michelle Russell | 6 Jun 2014

Weather issues and a volatile macro environment are unlikely to derail PVH Corp, analysts believe, despite the apparel giant revealing earnings yesterday (5 June) that missed expectations. The company also offered an optimistic outlook for the rest of the year.

Mauritius emerges as sustainable sourcing hub

Michelle Russell | 21 May 2014

Strategically located along the trading route between Asia and Africa, Mauritius is fast emerging as a major sourcing hub for textile and apparel products. Despite low-cost competition from Asia, the industry has successfully navigated its way through a plethora of challenges in the last few decades to emerge as a now high-tech, dynamic, and vertically integrated sector. Michelle Russell takes a closer look.

Mauritius overview: Textile and apparel firms

Michelle Russell | 13 May 2014

The Mauritian textile and apparel industry has overtaken sugar to become the country's largest export, with a turnover of around US$885m in 2013, a marginal increase of just 0.07% over the year before. Local textile and clothing manufacturers are working hard to sustain this growth, with several sharing their future ambitions with just-style.

Latest Interviews

Interview: John Cheh, CEO of Esquel Group

Michael Standaert | 27 Nov 2013

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.

Relationships key to competitive supply chain

Leonie Barrie | 29 May 2013

There has been a lot of talk in recent years about the need to develop more strategic relationships between retailers and their suppliers to improve flexibility and add value across the supply chain. But according to Mark Green, executive vice president of the global supply chain at apparel giant PVH, the biggest changes in sourcing are yet to come.

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. 

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.

Tommy Hilfiger chairman Gehring steps down

Michelle Russell | 4 Aug 2015

Fred Gehring, the chairman of PVH Corp's Tommy Hilfiger brand has stepped down from his role to take an advisory position with the company.

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.

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.

French Connection commits to stop selling angora

Michelle Russell | 17 Oct 2014

French Connection has become the latest firm to impose a ban on the use on angora from its future collections following pressure from animal rights group PETA.

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.

PVH promotes Timm to lead European operations

Katie Smith | 26 Sep 2014

Oliver Timm has been promoted to the newly-created position of president of PVH Europe, as the company looks to strengthen its operations for the Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein brands in the region.

PVH Q2 profit boosted by Hilfiger growth

Richard Woodard | 4 Sep 2014

A robust performance from Tommy Hilfiger helped PVH Corp post a second quarter profit, with revenues almost breaking through the $2bn barrier.

Billabong reveals supply chain appointments

Katie Smith | 1 Sep 2014

Australian surfwear brand Billabong has tapped two industry veterans to drive its global supply chain strategy.

Victorinox names Gallen head of global fashion

Michelle Russell | 20 Jun 2014

Apparel retailer Victorinox Fashion has appointed Jason Gallen as president of its global fashion division.

Tommy Hilfiger Europe picks vertical fashion tool

Katie Smith | 10 Jun 2014

Tommy Hilfiger Europe will be the first customer to implement a new vertical tool designed to help fashion wholesalers and manufacturers become omnichannel retailers.

PVH Corp Q1 profit misses analyst expectations

Michelle Russell | 5 Jun 2014

PVH Corp has revealed first-quarter earnings that missed analyst consensus due to a challenging macroeconomic environment and heightened promotional activity.

UK event to focus on product innovation in apparel

Leonie Barrie | 27 May 2014

Experts from leading fashion and apparel brands including Gucci, Adidas, Burberry and Tommy Hilfiger are taking part in a two-day event in London that will look at the opportunities offered by modern technology in helping to improve and streamline the apparel product development process.

Amazon fashion merge to strengthen UK offering

Michelle Russell | 20 May 2014

Online retail giant Amazon is to merge its standalone online shoe and accessories store with its current UK fashion offering in a bid to strengthen its fashion division.

Karl Lagerfeld sees PVH investment as big asset

Michelle Russell | 10 Apr 2014

Apparel giant PVH Corp has taken a minority shareholding in the parent company of the Karl Lagerfeld brand, reuniting the two companies again after a gap of four years.

Perry Ellis division president Petruzello exits

Katie Smith | 4 Apr 2014

Carmine Petruzello, president of Perry Ellis International's namesake division, has left the apparel business to pursue other opportunities.

Acquisition costs push PVH Corp to Q4 loss

Michelle Russell | 26 Mar 2014

Apparel giant PVH Corp has swung to a loss in its fourth-quarter on the back of charges related to its acquisition of Warnaco Group which, conversely, also helped boost sales.

PVH and Arvind team up on Calvin Klein in India

Leonie Barrie | 24 Mar 2014

Apparel giant PVH Corp is teaming up with Arvind in another licensing deal - this time to distribute Calvin Klein Jeans apparel and accessories and Calvin Klein Underwear products in India.

Latest blogs

Next launches standalone brand website

Katie Smith | 13 Mar 2014

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

Hudson's Bay heads upscale with Saks

Leonie Barrie | 5 Aug 2013

A $2.9bn deal that brings together the Hudson's Bay, Lord & Taylor and Saks Fifth Avenue brands into a combined company with 320 stores in the US and Canada was finally confirmed last week after months of speculation.

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