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Eastern Europe a “cheap labour sewing backyard”

As brands and retailers increasingly explore options for sourcing closer to home, it is perhaps inevitable that labour rights activists shou...

Euratex discusses trade priorities and concerns

The impact of global trade policies, particularly free trade agreements, continues to preoccupy the European Apparel and Textile Confederati...

The link between apparel supply chains and success

Do the biggest companies also have the best supply chains - or should it be instead that the best supply chains help grow the most successfu...

Mauritius apparel sector faces up to challenges

Textile and apparel has grown to become one of the main pillars of Mauritius' economy in the last decade. Trade deals in place with Europe a...

Latest Interviews

Interview: Sportsgirl CEO Elle Roseby 7 Nov 2011

Petah Marian

Trendy Australian fashion retailer Sportsgirl has spent the last five years working to establish a presence in all areas of its customers' lives. CEO Elle Roseby spoke to Petah Marian about how the 63-year-old brand has managed to remain relevant for its internet-savvy shoppers.

Speaking with style: Bernie Brookes, CEO, Myer 7 Nov 2011

Petah Marian

Bernie Brookes, the CEO of Myer, Australia's largest department store chain, speaks to just-style about how the retailer is working to improve its operations and tempt shoppers into its stores.

Latest News

just-style's research roundup 18 Jul 2014

Liz Hague

The latest reports from just-style's research store include a case study of US fashion apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters, a global review of denim and jeanswear, and a country report of Vietnam.

Ted Baker “no plans” to stop using wool 17 Jul 2014

Katie Smith

UK apparel lifestyle brand Ted Baker has told just-style it has no plans to boycott wool, despite calls to from an animal rights group, which exposed a series of violations in the industry.

Inditex to speed up supply chain with RFID 16 Jul 2014

Katie Smith

Spanish retail giant Inditex is to implement radio frequency garment identification (RFID) technology into all of its stores in a bid speed up its supply chain processes.

Primark launches investigation after wool probe 15 Jul 2014

Katie Smith

UK value fashion retailer Primark has launched an investigation following the release of video footage exposing a series of violations in the wool industry.

Winning US retailers rethinking business models 15 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Successful US retailers in the post-recession era have adapted their business models to remain relevant to consumers, according to new research.

Latest blogs

Sourcing trends show fluctuating fortunes 14 Jul 2014

Leonie Barrie

Despite forecasts suggesting US imports would continue to rise in May - in part to offset the threat of possible industrial action and disruption at major West Coast container ports this summer - the latest data in fact shows apparel imports were down year-on-year.

Political tensions will weigh on Cambodia's growth 15 Apr 2014

Michelle Russell

As if political tensions and strikes for higher wages by garment workers have not already caused enough disruption in Cambodia, new research has suggested they will continue to weigh on the country's growth in 2014.

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