Latest apparel and textile news & analysis in China and Asia
A number of retailers have responded to allegations of "forced labour" amongst female textile workers in mills in southern India, with H&M b...
The over-riding message from a review last week to look at ongoing efforts to improve worker rights and factory safety in Bangladesh's ready...
Experts on China's textile and apparel industry say that international brands must take increasing care to ensure their sourcing is environm...
China, the world's top cotton consumer, has announced a significant reduction to its 2015 cotton import quota to boost demand for domestical...
Building the business for long-term growth, but also ensuring that the company has a strong local supply chain in place to deliver on its goals, are among the challenges faced by Andrew Lo, CEO of Hong Kong based Crystal Group, as he continues to build the capacity and competitiveness of one of Asia's largest garment manufacturers.
With a global vendor base of around 6,000 factories working with leading retailers and brands, sourcing specialist William E. Connor & Associates Ltd. has an enviable view into worldwide sourcing shifts. In the second instalment of a two-part interview with just-style, company chairman and CEO William E. (Chip) Connor discusses opportunities, challenges and concerns.
Guangdong Esquel Textiles Co has become the first company in China to gain the STeP by Oeko-Tex certification for sustainable textile production.
Cambodia's National Garment Workers Federation (NGWF) is calling for the Hameen Sportswear factory in Bangladesh to re-open after 400 workers were laid off when it closed earlier this month.
The US government has welcomed the progress made by Bangladesh in addressing concerns over worker safety in the country’s garment factories.
Indian textile and clothing group Raymond Ltd saw its share price tumble 4.37% after revealing a drop in second-quarter earnings.
Minimum wages are among the most challenging - and divisive - issues in the apparel industry, yet very little is known about the impact that a raise can have on employment levels, especially in emerging markets.
The value of garment exports from India rose 17.6% to top US$8bn in the first six months of the fiscal year, according to new figures.
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