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Philippines garment sector upbeat over EU GSP+

The Philippines' garment sector is expected to be a key beneficiary of the country's inclusion within the European Union's (EU) GSP+ scheme...

Texprocess: 3D CAD & Product Lifecycle Management

3D CAD and Product Lifecycle Management are two technologies revolutionising the clothing industry. And vendors of these systems are among l...

COMMENT: Defending the new model buying office

In recent articles David Birnbaum has discussed the changing role of the buying office, how to quantify performance, and the issue of transf...

Who has pledged to ban the use of angora?

More than 60 brands and retailers have committed to end the use of angora in their future clothing and accessories collections, following on...

Latest Interviews

Levi Strauss refocuses on profit through principle 8 Dec 2014

Michelle Russell

Levi 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.

Diesel's co-founder works to beat the denim blues 3 Oct 2014

Ivan Castano Freeman

Adriano Goldschmied, Diesel's co-founder, is working to promote a new stretch fabric he hopes will turn around the fortunes of the $50bn denim industry.

Latest News

EU exploring responsible garment supply chains 23 Jan 15

Leonie Barrie

A meeting is taking place within the European Union (EU) today (23 January) to consult on a proposed “flagship initiative” on responsible management of the garment sector supply chain.

Adidas and Timberland commit to responsible down 23 Jan 15

Katie Smith

International apparel brands and retailers Adidas, Black Diamond, Kathmandu, NAU, REI and Timberland have committed to using responsibly sourced and traceable down in their products.

Cone Denim collaboration opens up opportunities 23 Jan 15

Leonie Barrie

Cone Denim has agreed a new R&D collaboration with DSM Dyneema, which it says opens up tremendous opportunities for its expanding line of performance denims.

Top stories this week on just-style... 23 Jan 15

Katie Smith

The most-read stories on just-style this week include the decision by Target Corporation to shut its Canadian stores, news that talks are underway on a minimum wage in Myanmar, and feedback from the garment sector in the Philippines on the EU's GSP+ scheme.

Tencel and bamboo fabrics drive Garment Printing 23 Jan 15

Michelle Russell

Tencel and bamboo-based fabrics and environmentally friendly printing techniques were among those most requested by clients of customised clothing firm Garment Printing last year.

Allied Feather premieres "Track My Down" resource 22 Jan 15

Richard Woodard

Down supplier and processor Allied Feather & Down has unveiled a new consumer tracing resource called Track My Down.

Latest blogs

World Sports Forum to focus on new markets 23 Jan 15

Katie Smith

Anyone heading to ISPO Munich next month for what is arguably the world’s largest multi-segment sports exhibition, should also try to take in the World Sports Forum event on 'Entering and Exploring new Markets.'

Adidas joins world's most sustainable companies 22 Jan 15

Leonie Barrie

German sporting goods giant Adidas Group has been named as the world's third most sustainable company this year, according to a ranking released by Toronto-based media company Corporate Knights to coincide with the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

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