Latest apparel and textile news & analysis in North America
Twenty years ago major garment importers and retailers began to move away from independent agents to set up wholly-owned buying offices wher...
Canadian yoga wear brand Lululemon Athletica says it has turned an important corner and will be relentless about accelerating forward, after...
As retailers made one last push to stock up on holiday merchandise amid fears of possible disruption due to the ongoing dockworkers dispute...
Abercrombie & Fitch's stock rose 6.7% yesterday (9 December) on the news its long-serving and often controversial CEO Mike Jeffries had step...
Levis Strauss & Co is returning to its roots. The denim stalwart, which has been battling sluggish traffic trends, international challenges and a revolution in activewear, is looking to re-establish leadership in its sector. A touch of nostalgia, plenty of innovation, adjustments in sourcing strategy, and global expansion are all part of the plan. just-style talks with Seth Ellison, the group's president for Europe.
Hot on the heels of expanding its Dockers brand license agreement with Levi Strauss & Co for the third time in four months, Hampshire Group CEO Paul Buxbaum is optimistic the company turnaround is starting to take hold. Here he talks to just-style about new opportunities and on-going efforts to leverage the firm's supply chain.
Compliance and quality assurance specialist Bureau Veritas has developed a trim manufacturing quality programme for the US market.
Apparel prices in the US fell for the fourth consecutive month in November, registering a deeper decline than the prior month, according to the latest figures.
Canadian department store operator Hudson's Bay Company has appointed retail veteran Gerald Storch as chief executive.
Apparel licensee ICER Brands has chosen to implement Simparel's Enterprise software solution to help streamline operations, improve process controls and support its expansion.
US retailer American Apparel has appointed industry veteran Paula Schneider as chief executive, to replace ousted Dov Charney.
As the ongoing battle between US retailer American Apparel and ousted CEO Dov Charney continues, just-style is posting a running update of the latest developments.
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