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International non-profit organisation Textile Exchange (TE) has launched an online tool that measures the environmental, economic and social...
The Ethiopian Textile Association has insisted the construction of a major textile factory by Bangladesh's DBL Group will proceed, despite d...
Swedish fashion giant Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) has recorded a strong start to the year with sales and earnings up in the first quarter and pla...
UK retailer Marks & Spencer and the Garment Manufacturers Association of Cambodia (GMAC) have disputed the details of a report alleging labo...
International non-profit organisation Textile Exchange (TE) has launched an online tool that measures the environmental, economic and social aspects of organic cotton production.
US apparel giant PVH Corp has said it is “pleased” with its fourth-quarter performance which saw it swing to a net profit, despite the challenging market environment and foreign currency headwinds.
Sales at UK clothing and footwear retailers continued on their downward trajectory in the year to March, albeit at a slower pace than the prior month.
Dyes and chemicals business Huntsman Textile Effects has signed an MoU with Korean textile exporter Daechun to help streamline the firm's operations and grow its sustainability initiatives.
Warmer weather helped to boost sales of seasonal ranges at UK clothing retailers in February, marking the sector's fourth consecutive month of growth.
Global Brands has booked what it says is a “strong” set of results in its second-half, driven by growth in turnover, and despite a challenging market environment.
American Eagle Outfitters has revealed plans to expand its global retail presence through a series of licensed stores throughout Chile and Peru.
Action sports and lifestyle retailer Pacific Sunwear of California narrowed losses in its last fiscal and booked higher sales.
Scandinavian retail business RNB Retail and Brands has moved to a profit in its second-quarter and booked a sales increase ahead of the market.
American Apparel said it remains focused on putting the right processes in place to grow the brand after widening its losses in the fourth quarter and revealing falling sales.
Leather producer Pittards has booked a drop in earnings and sales in its last fiscal as a result of currency headwinds and increased finance costs.
A Swedish water project that has resulted in the more sustainable production of apparel and textiles of 120 suppliers in India is being scaled up and rolled out to four more countries.
Apparel and textiles were among the top two product categories entering the EU last year, for which corrective measures had to be taken, with China ranked as the number one offending country of origin.
By adding over 9,000 smallholder farmers in Ethiopia, the Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) initiative has reached more than 5.5m people across ten countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, who are growing the fibre to its sustainability standards.
US apparel business Perry Ellis International has confirmed the departure of its chief merchandising officer Douglas Jakubowski, after four years in the post.
Despite a drop in operating margin, luxury business Hermès has booked an increase in annual net profit, helped by double-digit sales growth.
Big and tall men's wear retailer Destination XL Group said the group's fourth-quarter results have exceeded its expectations as it moved to a profit and grew both sales and margin.
Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group has said operating results in 2014 exceeded expectations, with higher cost-saving targets achieved, despite swinging to a full-year net loss.
US women's wear retailer Christopher & Banks has said it will continue to execute on its strategic initiatives, after returning to profit during the fourth quarter, despite a challenging and promotional trading environment.
US footwear business Crocs said its Asia tier-one contract manufacturers scored an average of 90% on social compliance audits last year as it revealed its 2014 sustainability achievements.
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