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Marks & Spencer says it has seen an improvement in worker health issues in Cambodia - and the subsequent business benefits - since a new hea...
UK retail group Marks & Spencer is preparing to launch a supply chain human rights policy as it looks to further improve compliance in the d...
H&M Hennes & Mauritz will likely suffer gross margin pressure in the near-term, analysts believe, as the negative impact from the strong US...
Continuing its efforts to tackle the key issues preventing progress towards the payment of living wages in the garment supply chain, the Fai...
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A "constant run to keep up" with consumer demands is keeping multi-channel retailer N Brown on it toes as it adapts its sourcing model, its systems and international growth to keep apace. Paul Kendrick, customer, financial services and international director, explains.
Online retailer Asos has said it expects full-year sales to be at the higher end of its forecasts, after booking a an impressive 20% hike in third-quarter sales.
Analysts remain upbeat on Marks & Spencer's short-medium term potential, despite the UK retailer reporting a decline in first quarter like-for-like general merchandise sales, which includes clothing.
Trade fair organiser Messe Frankfurt is tapping into the growing market for digital textile printing technologies with the launch of a new event called Avanprint, which will run alongside its Texworld and Apparel Sourcing shows in Paris.
Luxury fashion brand Hugo Boss has been praised for its decision to commit to fur-free fashion from its autumn/winter 2016 collection onwards.
The Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) has reached 600 members, a milestone the organisation describes as a "tipping point" that will help it build a more transparent and trustworthy cotton supply chain - and is on track to hit 700 by the end of the year.
A free online chemical management tool has been introduced to help apparel brands identify hazardous chemicals within the production phase and eliminate them.
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