Latest textile & apparel news
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A decision by the US to upgrade Uzbekistan in its annual report on human trafficking has been slammed by human rights groups....
US apparel giant VF Corp has reported “strong” second-quarter earnings and sales growth, raising its profit guidance for the full year....
Ethiopia’s Almeda Textile, which supplies apparel to Sweden’s fast-fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz (H&M), is planning to ramp up productio...
The first body size and measurement survey across both the United States and Canada is about to get underway to help retailers and brands im...
A decision by the US to upgrade Uzbekistan in its annual report on human trafficking has been slammed by human rights groups.
Outdoor performance wear specialist Berghaus has introduced a new 'Made Kind' label to identify that its garments are kinder to the planet.
An upgrade of Malaysia in the US government’s annual report on human trafficking paves the way for the Southeast Asia nation to take part in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact.
Analysts continue to remain upbeat about Next Plc's prospects, after the UK fashion retailer raised its full-year outlook, thanks to better-than-expected first-half sales growth.
Eliminating risks is the main driver for supply chain sustainability both now and into 2016, according to new research.
French luxury goods group Kering has recorded sales growth for the Gucci brand for the first time in two years, but saw second-quarter earnings slide.
US retail giant Wal-Mart has pledged to reduce greenhouse gases across its operations as part of a White House US business climate change commitment.
Indian yarn, fabric and denim maker Century Textiles & Industries saw earnings and sales in its textile division climb during the first quarter.
The Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC) has joined forces with non-governmental organisation Sipar to provide a library resource centre at garment factories for workers.
US upscale fashion retailer Nordstrom is bolstering its partnership with J Crew's Madewell brand by doubling the number of stores that sell the line to 30.
British fashion brand Boden has selected Centric Software's product lifecycle management (PLM) solution to support the growth of its international online and mail-order business.
Industrial thread business Coats Group Plc has developed what it claims to be the first-ever metallised thread antenna for use with a new “revolutionary” radio frequency identification (RFID) tag, to help textile businesses manage their inventory quickly and accurately.
Sporting goods company Asics Corp restructuring its global operations and hiring new managers to “accelerate business growth.”
Lucky Brand Dungarees has become the latest company to reach a settlement and license agreement with laser technology firm RevoLaze over an abrasion technology for denim garments.
The Earned Import Allowance Program (EIAP), designed to boost US imports of apparel from the Dominican Republic, is continuing to fail six years after implementation, according to an annual review.
Manufacturing in China continued to decline in July, with the latest Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) falling to a 15-month low.
Millennials are “changing the game” for the US hosiery market, new research suggests, as young consumers now account for the lion's share of the segment's growth.
French group Kering has appointed Grita Loebsack as CEO of its luxury couture and leather goods' emerging brands.
Functional textile specialist Sympatex Technologies has named Derek Spingler as its new vice president for North America.
The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media. just-style has not checked these stories so cannot guarantee their accuracy.
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- VF Corp confirms interest in Africa sourcing
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- Pakistan textile mills fear rash of closures
- VF Corp ups guidance on "strong" Q2
- Under Armour secures Germany and Austria deals
- Metallised thread for "revolutionary" RFID tag
- Manufacturing in China falls to 15-month low
- Millennials "changing the game" for hosiery
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