Latest apparel and textile news & analysis in China and Asia
China's clothing and textile manufacturers want to create a sustainable industry unreliant on cheap labour and poor environmental performanc...
The Uzbekistan government has continued to use "systematic, mass forced labour" in this year's cotton harvest, campaigners say, claiming mor...
Trade unions and employers in Cambodia's garment sector are denouncing the government's new US$128 minimum monthly wage for the clothing tex...
The Xinjiang regional government in China's north west is pushing ahead with its planned US$3.2bn package of incentives to attract investmen...
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.
The first Dhaka Apparel Summit is to take place next week with the objective of opening and furthering dialogue on building responsible supply chains.
A global forum organised by IndustriALL and the Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC), has found strong support for the union's living wage campaign and its emphasis on industry collective bargaining.
Chinese footwear business Yue Yuen recorded a 37% cut in net profit for the first nine months of 2014, thanks to one-off charges of $110.4m.
Cashmere needs greater protection against mislabelling through a combination of education and enforcement, says the president of CCMI (Cashmere and Camel Hair Manufacturers Institute).
Foreign investment will be “essential” if India’s textile and apparel industry is to achieve its full potential on the global stage, according to a new study.
The Bangladeshi government has made “noteworthy progress” on factory inspections and labour law reforms, but much remains to be done, says a senior US trade official.
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