Latest apparel and textile news & analysis in Europe
While there is no single, simple solution to help garment brands and retailers progress from paying minimum wages to living wages to workers...
While some retailers are already enjoying the benefits of 3D design, virtual prototyping tools or product lifecycle management software, oth...
Value fashion giant Primark says it has no plans to increase prices next year as the industry considers the potential impact of inflation, t...
British retailer Marks & Spencer has announced its biggest shake-up in years, with plans to remove its clothing ranges from 60 stores over t...
With a business model focused on offering the lowest prices on the high street, value fashion chain Primark is constantly questioned over its commitment to a range of ethical and environmental retail issues. Paul Lister, responsible for Primark’s ethical trading team, tells just-style "the strength of a brand's ethics is not about a price point" – and that close engagement with the supply chain is key.
G-Star RAW thrives on innovative design, new wash and dye techniques, and sustainability - weaving these into its products and processes for the last 26 years. And for global brand manager Remco de Nijs, the edgy label's DNA continues to push the boundaries of denim.
While the next few years may be challenging for the outdoor performance apparel industry, increased participation in outdoor experiences is expected to lead to retail sales growth of over 20% by 2020, according to a new report from just-style.
UK fashion retailer Joules has offered an optimistic outlook as it delivered strong growth across all channels in its first-half.
Black Friday proved a mixed blessing for some UK retailers in November, but the clothing category struggled with weak sales.
UK apparel and textile manufacturing may be enjoying a resurgence, with a new survey showing around 45% of manufacturers claim business is better than last year.
A new two-year project has been launched to boost the supply of apprenticeships in the European fashion sector.
As we head into December, thoughts are no doubt turning to what next year has in store. And just-style would also like to know how you feel about some of the big issues facing your company and the apparel supply chain in the year ahead.
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