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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...
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).
One worker has been taken into custody and another eight threatened with detention as an industrial dispute with footwear company Bata in Mexico escalates, according to the IndustriAll global union.
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.
Shoon owners Ken Bartle and Peter Phillips have hired BDO to find a buyer for the UK footwear chain a year after it was sold by retail restructuring specialist GA Europe.
Casual clothing brand Uniqlo is to enter the Canadian market next year, with the opening of two stores in Toronto.
Prominent Europe has added the Simon Carter shirt, tie and tailoring business to its portfolio of brands, through a licensing deal.
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