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Wang Fangqing | 30 Sep 2013

The Chinese textile industry has long been blamed for over-consuming resources and water pollution. And with consumers increasingly keen to take production processes into account when making purchases, brands are keen to improve their image and that of their suppliers.


Wang Fangqing | 24 Oct 2011

China's perpetually rising costs and currency have, of late, been undermining the country's export industry. But they have also encouraged Chinese clothing retail entrepreneurs to focus on their domestic market - most notably its demographic of Internet-savvy, younger generation consumers.


just-style.com | 12 Jan 2009

Faced with slowing sales in Western markets, lingerie firms are increasingly focusing on emerging markets like Russia and Asia for growth. According to new research, both China and India are likely to see a double digit hike in lingerie sales over the next three years.


just-style.com | 12 Jan 2009

Faced with slowing sales in Western markets, lingerie firms are increasingly focusing on emerging markets like Russia and Asia for growth. According to new research, both China and India are likely to see a double digit hike in lingerie sales over the next three years.

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Katie Smith | 11 Jan 2016

Tracy Lewis, CEO of global lingerie business Wacoal Europe, is to step down after 11 years at the helm.


Richard Woodard | 13 Nov 2014

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has ordered two companies to pay a total of more than US$1.5m for misleading customers about the claimed slimming effects of caffeine-infused shapewear.


Leonie Barrie | 30 Sep 2014

Two marketers of women's caffeine-infused shapewear undergarments have agreed to pay more than $1.5m in refunds to consumers for making misleading claims the garments would help them to lose weight and cellulite.


Katie Smith | 9 Jul 2014

Japanese lingerie manufacturer Wacoal Holdings Corp has unveiled a new structure for its European operations, which it says will pave the way for the company's development across the Western Hemisphere.


Katie Smith | 9 Jul 2014

Japanese lingerie manufacturer Wacoal Holdings Corp has unveiled a new structure for its European operations, which it says will pave the way for the company's development across the Western Hemisphere.


Katie Smith | 9 Jul 2014

Japanese lingerie manufacturer Wacoal Holdings Corp has unveiled a new structure for its European operations, which it says will pave the way for the company's development across the Western Hemisphere.


Katie Smith | 4 Nov 2013

Japanese lingerie manufacturer Wacoal Holdings has lifted its full-year earnings outlook after recording a 26.8% increase in first-half net profit, boosted by higher sales.


Katie Smith | 4 Nov 2013

Japanese lingerie manufacturer Wacoal Holdings has lifted its full-year earnings outlook after recording a 26.8% increase in first-half net profit, boosted by higher sales.


Leonie Barrie | 16 Oct 2013

Taiwan-based fabric developer Singtex Industrial has set up a new platform to boost uptake and new applications for its S.Café coffee-based yarn.


Petah Marian | 1 Aug 2012

Japanese lingerie manufacturer Wacoal posted a slight drop in first-quarter net income on the back of strategic investments.


Katie Smith | 15 May 2012

Japanese lingerie firm Wacoal Holdings has today (15 May) posted a 148.2% hike in full-year profits, on the back of higher sales in its branded business and improved profitability in its Japanese subsidiaries.


Katie Smith | 15 May 2012

Japanese lingerie firm Wacoal Holdings has today (15 May) posted a 148.2% hike in full-year profits, on the back of higher sales in its branded business and improved profitability in its Japanese subsidiaries.


Petah Marian | 30 Mar 2012

Japanese firm Wacoal has acquired UK lingerie and swimwear company Eveden Group for GBP148m (US$236.9m), including debt.


Petah Marian | 31 Jan 2012

Lingerie company Wacoal today (31 January) recorded a jump in nine-month net profit as the company said it continued to improve profitability through the structural reform of its domestic operations and through developing its Chinese business.


Petah Marian | 31 Jan 2012

Lingerie company Wacoal today (31 January) recorded a jump in nine-month net profit as the company said it continued to improve profitability through the structural reform of its domestic operations and through developing its Chinese business.


just-style.com | 19 Jul 2011

A year after the launch of its Lycra beauty fabric programme, fibre producer Invista is extending the certification scheme from intimate apparel to swimwear, and adding new mills and qualifying fabrics to its line-up.


Michael Fitzpatrick | 27 Nov 2009

Two of Japan’s top lingerie brands, Wacoal Holdings Corp and Gunze, are expanding their Asian store networks to meet demand for a rising number of middle class Asian women intent on buying fine lingerie.


Michael Fitzpatrick | 27 Nov 2009

Two of Japan’s top lingerie brands, Wacoal Holdings Corp and Gunze, are expanding their Asian store networks to meet demand for a rising number of middle class Asian women intent on buying fine lingerie.


just-style.com | 8 May 2009

Women's underwear maker Wacoal Holdings Corp today (8 May) posted a 5.2% rise in full-year profit, and said it is to acquire Japanese fabric and apparel producer Lecien Corp.


just-style.com | 8 May 2009

Women's underwear maker Wacoal Holdings Corp today (8 May) posted a 5.2% rise in full-year profit, and said it is to acquire Japanese fabric and apparel producer Lecien Corp.


just-style.com | 10 Mar 2009

Intimate apparel brand Wacoal has announced the launch of Wacoal Sport, a new functional athletic bra collection for full-figured women.


just-style.com | 5 Dec 2008

Japanese apparel company Wacoal Holdings Corporation has confirmed to just-style it will open a store in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, next month to coincide with deregulation of the country’s retail market.


just-style.com | 5 Dec 2008

Japanese apparel company Wacoal Holdings Corporation has confirmed to just-style it will open a store in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, next month to coincide with deregulation of the country’s retail market.


just-style.com | 5 Dec 2008

Here is a roundup of the top five most-read stories on just-style this week. Click on each headline for the full story.


just-style.com | 5 Dec 2008

Here is a roundup of the top five most-read stories on just-style this week. Click on each headline for the full story.


just-style.com | 31 Oct 2008

Despite more than doubling profits in the first six months of its financial year, Wacoal Holdings Corp, the world’s largest manufacturer of intimate apparel, has slashed its forecast for the current fiscal year.

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