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While new Gap Inc CEO Art Peck has a laser focus on fixing the Gap brand’s woes, finding the right formula is proving elusive. Indeed, a tur...
Two years after the Accord for Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh was set up, the group says it could still take at least another 18 mon...
?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...
Outdoor wear behemoth The North Face has secured its position as a leader in the field since its inception 50 years ago. While "ahead of the game" on sustainability, the US2$bn brand is also just "scratching the surface," according to Adam Mott, the group's director of sustainability. Here he tells just-style how the company is re-evaluating and rethinking everything it does based on what's right for the worker, the environment, and the consumer.
A "constant run to keep up" with consumer demands is keeping multi-channel retailer N Brown on it toes as it adapts its sourcing model, its systems and international growth to keep apace. Paul Kendrick, customer, financial services and international director, explains.
Textured Jersey Lanka (TJL), one of Sri Lanka’s leading textile mills, is to acquire fabric printer Quenby Lanka Prints for US$3.5m.
A Swedish initiative to encourage clean textile and leather production has expanded to Asia and Africa following a successful pilot project in India.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) has stressed the importance of ensuring the proposed implementation rules for the Bangladesh Labour Act comply with international labour standards.
3D visualisation technology is now available as an optional module for AccuMark 10, the integrated CAD pattern design, grading, planning and marker making software from Gerber Technology.
Around 100 female workers at a garment factory who fainted earlier this week due to a gas leak from a neighbouring factory in the southern province of Dong Nai, Vietnam, have been released from hospital.
German fashion group Peek&Cloppenburg is launching the TXTPlanning platform to support its complex merchandise and assortment planning processes across all channels, products and countries.
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.
Apparel imports into the US surged in March, as retailers ramped up their imports of spring/summer merchandise and cargo volumes at West Coast ports started to clear. The top three supplier countries booked double-digit increases, with China leading the way.
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