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Investment in mobile and omnichannel retail is the number one business priority for the year ahead, according to a recent survey of UK retai...
The financial crises in North America and Europe have led to reductions in consumer demand for general apparel, but for swimwear in particul...
US apparel maker Hanesbrands has said 2015 is shaping up to be another record year and that it is open to all opportunities that will create...
As new outdoor performance apparel brands enter the market in record numbers, retailers are introducing new innovations and technologies to...
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.
UK retailer Marks & Spencer is on something of a mission: To become the world's most sustainable retailer through its ambitious Plan A environmental and ethical programme. The person in charge of implementing this globally is Adam Elman, head of Plan A delivery, who discusses the initiative's challenging targets and the need for wider industry collaboration.
Burlington, a division of International Textile Group, is partnering with fibre and yarn manufacturer PurThread Technologies to embed antimicrobial and anti-odour protection into its fabrics.
Women's wear brands Lela Rose and Protagonist are to implement RLM's cloud-based FashionManager enterprise software solution to manage their design-to-delivery operations.
Test materials developer SDC Enterprises has developed a new range of verification fabrics designed to improve controls available to organisations involved in textile testing.
A new “social textiles” project in the US aims to connect the worlds of fashion and social media via a new “smart” T-shirt devised by MIT and designers from Fluid Interface Group.
Lingerie maker Regina Miracle International has selected Centric Software’s product lifecycle management (PLM) software to help speed sample development and collaboration with customers.
Bricks and mortar shoppers are bringing online price comparison behaviour in-store, a study has found, with men leading this trend.
A tentative agreement on a new five-year contract has been agreed for some 20,000 dockworkers at 29 US West Coast ports, ending nine months of discussions. The Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) have been engaged in talks since 12 May to replace the existing six-year contact, which expired on 30 June.
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