USA: Retailers Face Trial For False Cashmere Claims
A federal appeals court has ruled that retailers Saks Fifth Avenue and Filene's Basement Corp must stand trial on charges of passing off recycled wool blazers as 10 per cent cashmere. The decision overturns an earlier ruling that dismissed most of the claims made by cashmere maker LW Packard & Co and cashmere makers trade association the Cashmere and Camel Hair Manufacturers Institute.
Get full access to all content, just $1 for 30 days
A Message From The Editor
just-style gives you the widest apparel and textile market coverage.
Paid just-style members have unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 16 years of archives.
I am so confident you will love complete access to our content that today I can offer you 30 days access for $1.
It’s our best ever membership offer – just for you.
Leonie Barrie, editor of just-style
- Steps to piloting living wage in garment factories
- US apparel retailers' November 2016 sales roundup
- How to ensure sustainability is more than a slogan
- Why do modern robotics elude sportswear makers?
- Software for financial planning and operations
- Esquel efficiency drive continues to boost brands
- US Q3 in brief – Oxford Industries, Genesco
- Myanmar garment industry "lacking labour rights"
- Columbia waterproof jacket first made without PFCs
- Adidas NYC flagship raises the bar on sport stores