just-style management briefing: Speed and flexibility a boost to profitability
By Lee Adendorff | 2 July 2012
Fast fashion has had a fundamental impact on the apparel industry in the space of just a few decades, with global fashion giants such as Zara and H&M demonstrating a previously unthinkable production speed, with the ability to get a garment from concept to store in less than 12 weeks.
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