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$1.7bn package to boost Pakistan clothing exports

Pakistan's clothing industry has told just-style that a new government assistance package announced last week to boost the country's clothin...

Mexico riots hit apparel retailers and shipments

Mexican retailers lost more than $70m amid protests and looting last week that blocked major highways and caused delays in clothing shipment...

Is China about to burst its apparel trade bubble?

For the past six years China's clothing producers have retained their dominance of world apparel manufacturing despite widespread forecasts...

Experts urge faster pace to sustainable factories

As the global clothing and textile industry looks towards a 2017 where trade relations are unpredictable, fast fashion giant Hennes & Maurit...

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Bagir CEO says suit-maker is back on track 28 Nov 2016

Leonie Barrie

Exactly 12 months into his role as chief executive of Israel-based tailored clothing manufacturer Bagir Group, and Eran Itzhak is in a buoyant mood. The business is debt-free for the first time in nearly a decade, has refocused its manufacturing base on Ethiopia, Egypt and Vietnam, and is fighting back with new products and a return to innovation.


How TAL Apparel is staying ahead of the game 14 Oct 2016

Michelle Russell

As one of the world's leading garment manufacturers, Hong Kong-based TAL Apparel is continually looking to see how it can add value in the apparel supply chain, as chief technology officer Delman Lee tells just-style.

Latest News

New project to digitalise European fashion chains 18 Jan 17

Leonie Barrie

A new initiative has been launched to digitalise the fashion supply chains of at least 100 European companies to improve product traceability, time to market, warehouse management and data exchange.


Reebok and Warson reveal lightest tactical boot 18 Jan 17

Beth Wright

Sporting giant Reebok has launched its lightest series of tactical footwear through licensee and military footwear manufacturer Warson Brands.


Call for Italian textile labour contract renewal 17 Jan 17

Beth Wright

Trade unions are calling on Italian employers in the country's textile, garment, and footwear industries to return to the negotiating table and agree on the renewal of labour contracts for their workers.ntracts.


UPM Raflatac unveils safe labelling solution 17 Jan 17

Beth Wright

Technology supplier UPM Raflatac has unveiled what it calls a safe and residue-free labelling solution, designed to keep apparel labels securely in place yet prevent fabric discolouring or marking after removal.


Better compliance "crucial" for Bangladesh growth 16 Jan 17

Michelle Russell

Improvements in compliance and establishing a separate garment production zone are crucial steps if Bangladesh is to ensure sustainable growth of its garment sector, a new report suggests.


Hollister taps Invista for performance jean line 16 Jan 17

Beth Wright

US clothing retailer Hollister has unveiled a new line of performance jeans that utilises technology from fibre producer Invista to keep the body cool and dry on hot days, and has insulating fibres for added warmth when it is cool.

Latest blogs

Likely shifts in the sourcing landscape in 2017 16 Jan 17

Leonie Barrie

Continuing our look at what lies ahead for the apparel industry and its supply chain in 2017, the panel of industry experts consulted by just-style last week tackled likely shifts in the sourcing landscape.


Trump trade policies and China tensions top concerns 11 Jan 17

Leonie Barrie

This week our focus turns to first thoughts from a panel of industry experts consulted by just-style on the challenges and opportunities likely to face the apparel supply chain in 2017, with prospects for volatile and uneven growth, Trump’s trade policies, and tensions between the US and China among the issues highlighted.

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