Latest apparel and textile news & analysis in Europe
Retailers on both sides of the Atlantic are gearing up for the hoped-for Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping bonanzas – but many will als...
If proof was needed of the link between consistent garment size and fit and its impact on top-line growth, then look no further than Europea...
There has long been talk of bringing textile and apparel manufacturing back to the UK and the debate goes on. While education, cost, and com...
A new analysis of climate change and its implications for the fashion sector suggested apparel companies need to build resilient supply chai...
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.
Jason Denham has a relentless enthusiasm and passion for denim. He has been raising the bar on jeans innovation since he started out 20 years ago designing for Irish rock band U2, and his vision for growing his namesake brand includes using the most advanced washing techniques, high-end fabrics, and sustainable mills.
A just-launched 3D tool enables retailers to leverage product development data to offer what is said to be "the ultimate personalised purchase experience" across all channels – from digital ‘look books’ and catalogues to e-commerce shops or interactive in-store concepts.
Italian hosiery, underwear and swimwear specialist Golden Lady has collaborated in a EUR5m (US$5.3m) research project that will see it introduce a new man-made fibre to the market.
The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.
Lectra has promoted Jean-Patrice Gros as director of Lectra Northern Europe, tasked with developing the technology company’s relationships with brands, retailers and manufacturers.
Global sports and leisure goods retailer Decathlon is to roll-out radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions in more than 400 stores globally and further extend its RFID source tagging programme for millions of products in all its stores around the world.
Luxury apparel and footwear business Tod's has acquired the high-end French shoes and accessories brand Roger Vivier, after years of the two companies being linked by a licensing agreement.
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