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Top stories this week on just-style... 24 Mar 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at what the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership might mean for the US and EU textile and apparel industries, updates on the future fashion sourcing landscape from the Prime Source Forum conference in Hong Kong, and Walmart snapping up online fashion and accessory retailer ModCloth.


Top stories this week on just-style... 17 Mar 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include Marks & Spencer topping a new human rights benchmark listing, Nike retaining its position as the world's most valuable apparel brand, concerns over the exploitation of Syrian refugees working in the Turkish textile industry, and Lindex launches a new collection of upcycled products.


Top stories this week on just-style... 10 Mar 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include Fast Retailing publishing the names and locations of its core Uniqlo manufacturers, a survey of Cambodia garment factories, the top ten human rights risks to supply chains in 2017, and H&M encouraging suppliers to pay workers digitally.


Top stories this week on just-style... 3 Mar 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include how there is potential for Bangladesh to capture the Chinese market, US President Donald Trump speaks favourably about using taxes and tariffs to boost the nation's economy, Myanmar forms a committee to discuss minimum wage, and Adidas unveils a "revolutionary" marathon shoe.


Top stories this week on just-style... 24 Feb 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how the crackdown on Bangladesh labour activists has cost the country's garment industry around US$100m, Adidas and Burberry have been recognised for their sustainability practices, industry executives in Turkey are optimistic that better times lie ahead, and Inditex and H&M boycott the BGMEA's Dhaka Apparel Summit.


Top stories this week on just-style... 17 Feb 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at what a hard Brexit might mean for the UK's fashion and textile industry, the withdrawal of Polartec and Patagonia from the Outdoor Retailer show in Utah, Li & Fung being dropped from Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index, and H&M leading the Better Cotton Initiative's (BCI) 'Better Cotton league'.


Top stories this week on just-style... 10 Feb 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include plans to open one of the largest synthetic yarn production plants in Central America in Honduras, new research suggesting forced or unpaid overtime and child labour remain problems in Myanmar garment factories, and the launch of a new ocean waste Conscious collection by H&M.  


Top stories this week on just-style... 3 Feb 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include a closer look at Under Armour's first made-in-the-USA apparel collection and the slowdown in its fourth quarter revenue growth, the departure of Ralph Lauren CEO Larsson over differing views on the future direction of the firm, and a report on the top source countries at risk of modern slavery in the fashion supply chain.


Top stories this week on just-style... 27 Jan 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include a closer look at the start to Trump's presidency, from the order to withdraw from TPP to his first speech promising to "buy American and hire American". We also list ten retail trends to watch out for in the year ahead, and news that Gap's Banana Republic chief is to leave the company.


Top stories this week on just-style... 20 Jan 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include a closer look at what's at stake with Trump's promises to tear up US trade agreements – thanks to a special infographic powered by re:source from just-style – the risks Brexit pose to Cambodia's textile and apparel export sector, and how Trump's potential revamp of the US tax system threatens US apparel importers and their suppliers.


Top stories this week on just-style... 13 Jan 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include an update on the US warning of a terrorist threat to Bangladesh, a look at why China's apparel exports are facing a serious threat, how apparel sourcing problems should be addressed, and a new pilot app from Gap allowing customers to virtually "try on" clothing via a smartphone.


Top stories this week on just-style... 6 Jan 2017

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at the eight factors set to shape European retail in 2017, Donald Trump's developing trade team, a comment on the potential return of the Multi-Fibre Arrangement, and forecasts for a fall in world cotton prices in the second half of the season.


Top stories this week on just-style... 23 Dec 2016

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how Adidas is gaining traction in the US, how 55 garment factories in Bangladesh have closed after a wage dispute, and VF Corp's commitment to gender parity. We also take a look back over 2016 and the top news stories on the site.


Top stories this week on just-style... 16 Dec 2016

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how Adidas is pulling ahead on speed and innovation, how China's apparel industry is repositioning for the future, and just-style's new data tool aimed at helping ease and speed decision-making. We also take a look back over 2016 and the industry's winners and losers. 


Top stories this week on just-style... 9 Dec 2016

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at the steps to piloting living wages in garment factories, why duty-free trade is key to building African supply chains, and how Myanmar's garment industry is still lacking in labour rights. 


Top stories this week on just-style... 2 Dec 2016

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Top stories this week on just-style include a look at why modern robotics eludes sportswear makers, why traditional financing is a misfit for fashion, and an interview with the CEO of Israel-based tailored clothing manufacturer Bagir Group.


Top stories this week on just-style... 25 Nov 2016

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Donald Trump's success in being elected the 45th president of the United States continued to be reflected in just-style's coverage over the past week, with stories looking at what it might mean for NAFTA, and how the President-elect says he will take steps to end the landmark Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal on his first day in office. In other news, Madagascar is back on the sourcing radar after a change of fortunes in the last two years.


Top stories this week on just-style... 18 Nov 2016

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The shock result of Donald Trump being elected as the 45th president of the United States continued to dominate just-style's coverage over the past week, with stories looking at what it might mean for the landmark Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal. In other news, Canada's Gildan Activewear is hoping to acquire the American Apparel brand in a deal worth around US$66m. 


Top stories this week on just-style... 11 Nov 2016

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The shock result of Donald Trump being elected as the 45th president of the United States has dominated just-style's coverage over the past week, with stories looking at what lies ahead for the apparel industry, what it might mean for pending EU trade deals and other trade negotiations. In other news, British retailer Marks & Spencer has announced its biggest shake-up in years, with plans to remove its clothing ranges from 60 stores over the next five years. 


Top stories this week on just-style... 4 Nov 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at how Fast Retailing has invested US$3.8m in a joint venture to increase production of seamless knitwear, the first fall in the internet's share of UK clothing sales, and the role that technology can play in helping brands and manufacturers to adapt their business models to meet changing consumer demands.


Top stories this week on just-style... 28 Oct 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why American Apparel could be heading for its second bankruptcy filing, the resignation of Primark's sourcing chief, and the discovery of Syrian refugee children working in Turkish garment factories.


Top stories this week on just-style... 21 Oct 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why UK retailer Marks & Spencer is the top company for monitoring and reporting on modern slavery, how a potential minimum wage in Vietnam may be a hike too far, and why H&M's CEO has been named a leader for sustainability.


Top stories this week on just-style... 14 Oct 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why the apparent benefits of Ethiopia for apparel and textile investors also make the country a serious risk, the suspension of a further seven factories by The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety, and Vietnam leading the pack in September US apparel exports.


Top stories this week on just-style... 7 Oct 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at how Asia sourcing must raise its game amid increasing global competition, the appointment of Steve Rendle as VF Corp's next chief executive, and how global buyers are still failing to pay fair prices when sourcing from Bangladesh.


Top stories this week on just-style... 9 Sep 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include M&S cutting around 525 head office jobs, El Salvador launching a 15-year growth strategy, US apparel imports for the month of July, and a look at how Cambodia's worker wages are being threatened by low garment prices.


Top stories this week on just-style... 26 Aug 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include H&M taking action over a Myanmar child labour breach, supply chain takeaways from Sourcing at MAGIC, just-style's interview with the CEO of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, and the ongoing challenge of cotton supply chain transparency.


Top stories this week on just-style... 12 Aug 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at several severe threats facing Bangladesh's garment industry, the addition of a former VF Corp executive to lead Under Armour's global sourcing, and feedback on the immediate impact the UK's Brexit vote has had on the British clothing industry.


Top stories this week on just-style... 5 Aug 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include China's clothing manufacturing sector bracing itself for interruptions as textile mills temporarily close for the G20 Summit, a planned 7.3% increase in Vietnam's minimum monthly wage, why a rise in cotton prices is unlikely despite tighter cotton stocks, and how Under Armour is evolving thanks to the imminent launch of a new sportswear line and a partnership deal with Kohl's.


Top stories this week on just-style... 29 Jul 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at how the competitive distance between Inditex and its fast-fashion peers is continuing to widen, the secrets of success of the fast fashion model, a proposed wage freeze on Vietnam's textile and apparel industry, and the implications of the Brexit vote on the global apparel industry.


Top stories this week on just-style... 22 Jul 2016

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The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at the likely impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership's tariff phase-out schedule on US textile and apparel imports from Vietnam, the opening of Ethiopia's flagship industrial park in Hawassa city, and confirmation that US department store group Sears Holdings Corp is to close its Manhattan apparel and design office.

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