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just-style.com | 7 May 2008

A huge number of Chinese manufacturers are worried about the US retail downturn – even though the country accounts for less than a fifth of China’s apparel sales. One reason is that their businesses were set up to exploit the US’ relatively large orders, believes Mike Flanagan, and that learning to adapt to non-US markets is one of the biggest challenges facing Chinese suppliers today.


just-style.com | 11 Sep 2007

Worries about Chinese product safety standards spread to the apparel industry last month, when dangerous levels of contamination were found in children’s bibs and pyjamas. There’s a strong possibility consumers will now pause a little longer over the ‘Made in China’ label and, Mike Flanagan argues, this offers new opportunities to China’s manufacturing competitors.


just-style.com | 29 May 2007

Sri Lanka’s two largest textile and apparel companies – MAS Holdings and Brandix Lanka – are in the process of setting up textile and apparel parks in India. The moves are part of a long-term strategy that will see Sri Lanka become a regional sourcing hub and India the main production base. And they are inviting key textile and apparel companies from around the world to join them, as Niki Tait explains.

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Richard Woodard | 24 Jul 2014

The Cotton Leads responsible growing programme has attracted more than 200 partners across the global cotton supply chain since it was launched in October last year.


Petah Marian | 15 Apr 2013

Knitted fabric and garment maker Fountain Set swung to a loss over the 16 months ended 31 December amid "one of the more difficult years for the textile and apparel industry and the group."


Leonie Barrie | 10 Apr 2012

Hong Kong listed knitted fabric manufacturer Fountain Set (Holdings) Ltd is selling a 34% stake in its business to China's state-owned cotton trader Chinatex Corp for HKD511.3m (US$65.8m).


just-style.com | 2 Jun 2009

Knitted fabric and garment maker Fountain Set (Holdings) Limited has delayed the completion of its new Yancheng fabric mill, citing weak demand from retailers and brands in the US and Europe.


just-style.com | 2 Jun 2009

Knitted fabric and garment maker Fountain Set (Holdings) Limited has delayed the completion of its new Yancheng fabric mill, citing weak demand from retailers and brands in the US and Europe.


just-style.com | 25 Apr 2008

A group of leading Hong Kong textile and apparel companies this week launched the ‘Sustainable Fashion Business Consortium’ (SFBC) to help the industry minimise its impact on the environment.


just-style.com | 22 May 2007

Trade restrictions on Chinese textile and clothing exports to the US and EU contributed to a 20.6% drop in interim profit at yarn, fabric and garment maker Fountain Set (Holdings) Limited.


just-style.com | 22 May 2007

Trade restrictions on Chinese textile and clothing exports to the US and EU contributed to a 20.6% drop in interim profit at yarn, fabric and garment maker Fountain Set (Holdings) Limited.


just-style.com | 10 Apr 2007

Sri Lanka’s largest garment exporter, Brandix, and the island’s largest producer of weft-knit fabric, Ocean Lanka, have joined forces to set up one of the region’s largest weft-knit fabric manufacturing plants.


just-style.com | 10 Apr 2007

Sri Lanka’s largest garment exporter, Brandix, and the island’s largest producer of weft-knit fabric, Ocean Lanka, have joined forces to set up one of the region’s largest weft-knit fabric manufacturing plants.


just-style.com | 22 Feb 2007

Ocean Lanka, Sri Lanka largest manufacturer of weft knit fabric, has become the first Sri Lankan company to qualify for Fairtrade accreditation from certification body FLO-Cert GmbH.

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