Top stories on just-style

Top stories on just-style

If you’re short of time or haven’t managed to check in to all our daily newsletters, reading these articles will ensure you’re up-to-date on the top five most-read stories on just-style in any given week.



Top stories this week on just-style... 6 Jul 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at the ten worst countries in the world for worker rights, how apparel firms must move towards "responsible automation", why knowing who makes up your supply chain is a vital first step to tackling sustainability, and Nike's appointment of company veteran Noel Kinder as sustainability chief.


Top stories this week on just-style... 29 Jun 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at the implications for the US cotton sector after the fibre got caught in the tit-for-tat trade war between the US and China; the disconnect between buying departments and compliance teams when it comes to costing labour in price negotiations; an inquiry launched by the UK Government into the social and environmental impact of 'fast fashion'; and suggestions for tackling forced labour in apparel supply chains.


Top stories this week on just-style... 22 Jun 2018

Top stories this week on just-style were dominated by news regarding US President Donald Trump. These include an updated timeline of the President's key trade milestones, his claim that Canadians are smuggling shoes across the border to avoid paying tariffs, and the threat of additional tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods if China "refuses to change its practices."


Top stories this week on just-style... 15 Jun 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how the level of supply chain risk faced by European retail companies with international suppliers increased in the first quarter, accusations against Nike and Adidas for paying poverty wages to those making kit for the World Cup, and how e-commerce companies like Amazon are redefining global shipping.


Top stories this week on just-style... 8 Jun 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include an interview with Esquel Group CEO John Cheh discussing the Hong Kong-based brand's new $313.3m manufacturing complex, a look at how Guatemala expects to double its apparel export growth this year, the implementation of the new Bangladesh 'Transition Accord', and H&M's holograms designed to enhance online shopping.


Top stories this week on just-style... 1 Jun 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how brands can get new styles into stores quicker, concerns Vietnam's textile projects are being delayed over pollution fears, and highlights of this year's Texprocess Americas event.


Top stories this week on just-style... 25 May 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how companies under pressure to get products to market faster must jettison traditional sourcing models in favour of more agile methods of production, why Marks & Spencer is "perilously close" to losing its status as the UK's number one clothing retailer to Primark, Target taps Bill Foudy as its new sourcing chief, and how purchasing practices impact apparel supply chains.


Top stories this week on just-style... 18 May 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at how Bangladesh has overtaken China and India in ethical compliance in the apparel sector, the six areas retailers should focus on if they want to grow their presence digitally, and whether Myanmar's new minimum wage increase will be absorbed by international buyers.


Top stories this week on just-style... 11 May 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at Li & Fung's plans to create its first fully-digital T-shirt supply chain, the seven key trends changing the face of online retail, apparel imports into the US, and Levi Strauss continuing to fund supply chain innovations.


Top stories this week on just-style... 4 May 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at why the uncertainty of potential tariffs affecting the clothing and textile sector should spur brands to rethink their supply chains, how a merger between Sainsbury's and rival supermarket Asda could challenge the UK's value clothing retailers, and a dozen material innovations that have the potential to drive the apparel industry closer to its circular economy goals.


Top stories this week on just-style... 27 Apr 2018

This week marked the fifth anniversary of the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory building in Bangladesh, and just-style’s coverage dominated our top stories, led by an exclusive on why Epic Group continues to expand its Bangladesh operations, a piece saluting Bangladesh’s progress since Rana Plaza; a roundup of views from key stakeholders on what has been achieved over the past five years, and a step-by-step look at the changes that have been made to improve worker and building safety in the country.


Top stories this week on just-style... 13 Apr 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at whether blockchain really can revolutionise the fashion industry, a timeline of President Trump's key trade milestones, the acquisition by Nike Israel-based fashion technology company Invertex, and Nine West Holdings filing for bankruptcy.


Top stories this week on just-style... 6 Apr 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include relief at the decision by the Trump administration to exclude apparel and footwear from proposed new tariffs on products imported from China, plans by the US to suspend the duty-free treatment for all AGOA-eligible apparel products from Rwanda, and MAS Holdings setting new goals to help drive sustainable manufacturing in Sri Lanka.


Top stories this week on just-style... 16 Mar 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include a review of research that argues garment workers' health and safety is under attack everyday as a normal part of 'business as usual', Target Corp launching a denim recycling pilot with German company I:Collect (I:CO), VF Corp inking an agreement to acquire the Altra footwear brand, and Reebok unveiling the first running shoe built with its latest upper technology.


Top stories this week on just-style... 9 Mar 2018

Top stories this week on just-style include approval by the Myanmar Government of a 33% increase in the country's minimum wage rate, a look at how Marks & Spencer is only just beginning its marathon of transforming its operations, an exclusive interview with Isaac Dabah, CEO of Israeli apparel major Delta Galil, and tips for success in the apparel industry's new era.


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