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Beth Wright

Beth WrightBiography

In her role as news editor at just-style, Beth Wright oversees the site's daily news feed, researching and writing news and analyses, tracking down exclusive stories, and interviewing industry executives for their insight into the key stories. 

With an English degree from the University of Leeds and NCTJ Diploma, Beth honed her journalism skills at a local newspaper.

Articles by Beth Wright

The second edition of the CEO Agenda presents eight sustainability priorities that every fashion CEO needs to address – because sustainability is no longer just a trend, it’s a business imperative, says GFAClimate change picked as core priority for fashion CEOs 23 January 2019

Li & Fung, PVH Corp, Nike, and Kering are amongst a group of industry heavyweights backing new guidance to help fashion CEOs decide where to focus their sustainability efforts in 2019, with climate change highlighted as a core priority. 

The Alvanon Body Platform (ABP) is a cloud database of over 6,000 virtual bodies which will be easily accessible by
brands and their vendors for a seamless transition into the digital supply chainAlvanon launches 3D fit database with 6,000 avatars 23 January 2019

Apparel size and fit specialist Alvanon has launched a new cloud database offering 3D fit standards for the global apparel industry, in a move that will enable apparel design and development teams to access to the firm's 6,000 avatars for the first time.

Kering tops sustainability list for second time 23 January 2019

Kering has been named the most sustainable corporation in the Luxury and Apparel and Accessories sectors for the second consecutive year, according to a new index published at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, this week. 

Gymboree Group files for bankruptcy for second time 23 January 2019

US children's apparel retailer Gymboree Group has officially filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for the second time.

ITG rebrands as Elevate Textiles after A&E integration 23 January 2019

International Textile Group (ITG) is to rebrand as Elevate Textiles Inc following the integration of sewing and embroidery thread major American & Efird (A&E) and ITG last year.

Underlying pre-tax profit increased 14.7% to GBP10.7m (US$13.9m) in the periodJoules books H1 double-digit profit hike 23 January 2019

UK fashion retailer Joules has reported a better than expected performance for the first half of the year, with double-digit growth in both profit and revenue during the period. 

Visual Next enhances PLM solution to boost speed to market 23 January 2019

Fashion software provider Visual Next has released an updated version of its Visual PLM (product lifecycle management) solution with digital enhancements including 3D body scanning and embedded Artificial Intelligence with image recognition.

Palfrey plays a critical role in helping us get closer to our vision of creating the supply chain of the future,Li & Fung speeds digital strategy with new hire 22 January 2019

Li & Fung has taken another step to building "the supply chain of the future" after hiring Darren Palfrey to the new role of chief digital officer (CDO).

Group sales totalled EUR2.8bn (US$3.2bn) for the full yearStrong Q4 helps Hugo Boss to hit FY targets 22 January 2019

Shares in Hugo Boss were up by more than 5% this morning (22 January) as the German fashion brand hit its targets for 2018 and recorded acceleration in sales growth.

The survey set out to explore supply chain approaches and priorities in relation to business sustainabilitySustainability and profitability an ‘either-or’ choice 22 January 2019

Economic performance is the top ranking corporate sustainability priority for the majority of organisations, according to a new global survey of supply chain decision makers – yet tensions exist on whether sustainability or profitability is of greater importance.

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