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Canadian men's wear company Kanati Co says continued disruption to its production in Pakistan has forced it to pull out of the country and b...
US clothing giant Gap is to close its Piperlime fashion brand in order to focus on its core portfolio....
A meeting is taking place within the European Union (EU) today (23 January) to consult on a proposed “flagship initiative” on responsible ma...
New research into Italian shoe and garment factories suggests that competition with Eastern Europe and Asia is driving down wages and workin...
UK apparel retailer River Island is hoping to tap into further innovation in technology for its business through a partnership with retail and fashion accelerator TrueStart.
Retail behemoth Tesco has revealed the locations of the 43 unprofitable stores it is closing in the UK as part of CEO Dave Lewis' turnaround plan, putting 2,000 jobs at risk.
German fashion house Gerry Weber International has booked mixed set of results for its full-year as sales remained flat, failing to meet company expectations, but margins and earnings improved.
Materials science business PrimaLoft is to develop a line of performance knit textiles as part of a partnership with Mitsui Bussan Techno Products.
US fashion footwear and accessories specialist Steve Madden has purchased boot maker Blondo’s intellectual property assets from Regence Footwear and 3074153 Canada.
Canadian men's wear company Kanati Co says continued disruption to its production in Pakistan has forced it to pull out of the country and bring its entire manufacturing back home.
The impact of winter storm Juno on retailers should not be too serious despite fears of shuttered stores for much of this week, according to one analyst.
Retail, apparel and footwear companies have welcomed the “continued commitment” of US Trade Representative Mike Froman to driving forward the country’s trade agenda.
Performance apparel, shoe and accessories brand Under Armour has bolstered its executive team with the appointment of former Nike executive Peter Ruppe as senior vice president of footwear.
Swedish fashion giant Hennes & Mauritz has booked what analysts believe are “disappointing” fourth-quarter results as margins continue to decline, but revealed plans to expand this year.
The clothing and footwear industry thrives on new materials and is increasingly committed to reducing its social and environmental impacts - which should be good news for the uptake of innovative new products and processes. But that’s not always the case, as a series of workshops across three continents heard recently.
The apparel and footwear industry of the US has voiced its support for trade pledges made by President Obama in his recent State of the Union Address.
Technological advancements and a growing consumer taste for high-performance apparel are set to drive growth for waterproof breathable textiles, says a new study.
UK supermarket retailer Sainsbury's has extended a trial to sell its Tu clothing range online.
Military footwear supplier Dan Post Boots has replaced its existing software package with CGS’s Bluecherry Enterprise Suite.
Royal Blue brand owner and private label producer BM Merchandising Co (BM Group) is implementing Simparel's cloud-based enterprise solution to support its growth and streamline operations.
Ailing US department store retailer JC Penney has closed ten of its The Foundry Big & Tall Supply Co. stores.
Online clothes shoppers in the UK rank free delivery as their top priority, according to a new report.
Retail sales of apparel in the US are set for a positive start to the year despite the impact of this week’s blizzard on the east coast, according to retail analyst Stifel.
Setting up an employment injury insurance (EII) scheme for Bangladesh’s ready-made garment sector would benefit the workforce and the industry as a whole, says the ILO (International Labour Organization).
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