Top stories on just-style this week included news that a coalition of industry groups is calling for an to end violent unrest in Cambodia, the Indian government's plans to partially roll back its cotton export ban, and Marks & Spencer's launch of a tailoring line in collaboration with Richard James.

CAMBODIA: Apparel coalition calls for end to violent unrest
Brands and retailers including Puma, H&M, Gap Inc, Columbia Sportswear, American Eagle Outfitters, The Jones Group, Warnaco Inc and Lululemon Athletica have joined a coalition of industry groups calling for an end to the violent unrest that continues to plague Cambodia's garment sector.

INDIA: Government to partially roll-back cotton export ban
The Indian government today (12 March) announced a partial U-turn on the cotton ban it introduced last week, after a meeting of the Agriculture, Commerce and Textile ministries on Friday.

UK: M&S launches tailoring line with Richard James
Retailer Marks & Spencer is set to launch a 'Savile Row Inspired' men's wear range, developed in partnership with tailor Richard James, at the end of this month.

US: JCPenney promotes Sweney to lead apparel overhaul
US department store retailer JC Penney Company Inc has announced nine new appointments as part of ongoing plans to overhaul its business, including the promotion of Liz Sweney as chief merchant leading the reinvention of its apparel portfolio.

UK: M&S confirms departure of clothing director Skinner
UK clothing retail giant Marks & Spencer today (13 March) confirmed the departure of long-serving clothing executive Andrew Skinner.