Here is a roundup of the top five most-read articles on just-style this week. Click on each headline for the full story.

UK: M&S commits to clothing supply chain traceability
As part of its Plan A initiative to become the world's most sustainable major retailer by 2015, Marks & Spencer (M&S) has signed a deal to give full "raw material to store" traceability on every single clothing product it sells.

US: Liz Claiborne offloads distribution to Li & Fung
Apparel seller Liz Claiborne Inc is taking steps to cut its fixed distribution costs after signing a deal with sourcing giant Li & Fung Ltd to deliver goods to its stores and wholesale business.

July sales a mixed bag for US apparel retailers
Lured by warm weather and deep discounts as stores cleared their summer merchandise, US shoppers hit the malls in July giving an overall boost to many apparel retailers - but the results shed little light on back-to-school spending plans. 

MEXICO: To more than double cotton production
As it struggles to deal with soaring cotton prices, Mexico has launched an initiative to make its own and cut its growing apparel supply chain costs.

US: Asos expands American Apparel partnership
Clothing maker American Apparel is stepping up its partnership with online retailer Asos as it tries to build new distribution and sales channels for its basic fashions.