Footwear: Latest news and analysis articles
?After a difficult few years brought about by a global economic recession, Portugal’s footwear and clothing industries are growing and under...
Tools for improved colour communication, 3D design and prototyping, and the integration of key business functions were unveiled at the recen...
A number of new eco-friendly fibre and fabric concepts that only offer more sustainable choices for clothing and footwear were on show at th...
Tougher and more regular supplier audits and the phasing out of hazardous chemicals form part of Puma’s new sustainability strategy – but th...
“You cannot solve the sustainability agenda overnight,” explains Frank Henke, global director of social and environmental affairs at German sporting goods giant Adidas Group. Indeed, as he tells just-style, the company has faced a moving target since it launched its first sustainability programmes some 15 to 20 years ago – and that target is today moving faster than ever.
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.
China is to reduce import taxes by more than 50% on some consumer goods, including apparel, in a bid to encourage an increase in domestic spending.
German sportswear giant Adidas has launched two performance football boots, ACE15 and X15, designed to give better ball control and more superior support and fit, respectively.
Warmer weather and an early Easter helped to boost demand for clothing in April, with sales at UK retailers soared compared to the prior month.
With athletic apparel and footwear sales on the rise in the US, soccer is outperforming sports including baseball and American football, new research shows.
Just days after stalling efforts to debate a number of US trade bills, the Senate has voted overwhelmingly to pass a package that will renew the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) and trade preferences for Haiti.
Italian apparel and footwear business Geox has said it is making “good progress” with its three-year business plan, after booking a 25% increase in first-quarter net profit.
Apparel and footwear brands and retailers should be benefiting from tumbling commodity prices, especially for oil and cotton – but many are missing out on significant savings by failing to truly understand their value chains.
It seems Adidas has been caught napping after Skechers passed the German sporting giant to take its second place in the sports footwear market in the US.
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