Blog: Leonie BarrieHappy Holidays

Leonie Barrie | 22 December 2006

We’ve reached the end of another successful year here at just-style, and on behalf of the whole team I’d like to wish all our readers a peaceful Christmas and a very Happy New Year.

We’re now taking a well-earned break as the office shuts down for the annual Christmas and New Year celebrations – but we'll be back at our desks on 2 January, recharged and ready to keep you in touch with all the breaking developments in the style industry in 2007.


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Cambodia raises garment worker wages

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Sportswear initiatives start to take shape

The results of two highly-anticipated initiatives in the sportswear sphere were revealed last week: the launch of Under Armour’s new UAS lifestyle brand and the first pair of running shoes created at ...


Hanjin Shipping collapse triggers fear of West Coast port repeat

The recent bankruptcy of South Korea's Hanjin Shipping, the world's seventh-largest container shipper, at the end of August, has left billions of dollars worth of merchandise in limbo, leaving the fal...

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