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Pou Sheng CFO and CEO depart amid accounting irregularities Leonie Barrie | 11 Jan 17

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, the world's largest branded sports shoe maker, has sacked the chief financial officer of its Pou Sheng International business and accepted the resignation of the unit’s CEO after accounting irregularities were discovered.


Yue Yuen 18% FY profit hike boosted by retail sales Michelle Russell | 4 Apr 16

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, the world's largest branded sports shoe maker, saw earnings and sales grow in its last fiscal thanks to higher retail turnover.


Yue Yuen in Q1 profit hike Katie Smith | 8 Jun 15

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, the world's largest sports shoe maker, has booked a double-digit increase in first-quarter net profit thanks to higher retail turnover.


THE FLANARANT: Factory strike exposes Vietnam worker vulnerability Mike Flanagan | 10 Apr 15

A week-long strike at a Taiwanese-owned footwear factory in Vietnam has exposed a looming pension crisis and worker shortage in a country that many see as a key sourcing alternative to China.


Yue Yuen to up investment after FY profit slide Katie Smith | 23 Mar 15

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, the world's largest sports shoe maker, has revealed it will increase investment in new technologies and innovative materials to improve production efficiency, after reporting a double-digit decline in annual net profit.


Yue Yuen to up investment after FY profit slide Katie Smith | 23 Mar 15

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, the world's largest sports shoe maker, has revealed it will increase investment in new technologies and innovative materials to improve production efficiency, after reporting a double-digit decline in annual net profit.


Yue Yuen strike having “no impact” on Nike production Katie Smith | 23 Mar 15

Nike has said a strike involving as many as 5,000 workers at one of its Chinese suppliers has had “no impact” on production of the brand's footwear, but the sporting goods giant will continue to monitor the situation.


Yue Yuen workers strike over production changes Katie Smith | 19 Mar 15

Less than a year after a two-week long strike at Chinese footwear manufacturer Yue Yuen, as many as 5,000 workers are reportedly taking part in a new round of industrial action over proposed production changes.


Brands urged to step in to end Shenzhen factory strike Katie Smith | 22 Dec 14

Trade unions are calling on brands and retailers sourcing garments from the Shenzhen Artigas Clothing & Leatherwear factory in China to step in to help settle a strike that has been going on for almost two weeks.


Yue Yuen YTD profit slashed by one-off losses Richard Woodard | 27 Nov 14

Chinese footwear business Yue Yuen recorded a 37% cut in net profit for the first nine months of 2014, thanks to one-off charges of $110.4m.


Global news roundup Michelle Russell | 25 Nov 14

The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media. just-style has not checked these stories so cannot guarantee their accuracy.


Global news roundup Michelle Russell | 25 Nov 14

The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media. just-style has not checked these stories so cannot guarantee their accuracy.


CHINA: Yue Yuen H1 profit down on benefit payments Michelle Russell | 14 Aug 14

Chinese footwear manufacturer Yue Yuen, which was subject to a two-week long strike by its workers in April, has recorded a drop in first-half profits as it booked a provision for employee benefit contributions.


CHINA: Yue Yuen to boost employee benefit payments Michelle Russell | 6 Aug 14

Chinese footwear manufacturer Yue Yuen, which was subjected to a two-week long strike by its workers in April, says it will raise employee benefits this year - a move that will impact on its first-half results.


THE FLANARANT: Is China's dream becoming a nightmare scenario? Mike Flanagan | 11 Jul 14

China's leader Xi Jinping last year adopted The China Dream as the theme of his presidency, combining "economic prosperity" with "national rejuvenation". But Mike Flanagan suggests the second part of this vision is starting to look troubling - as recent events have shown - with potential to impact the apparel industry.


CHINA: Yue Yuen agrees post-payment contribution settlement Michelle Russell | 6 Jun 14

Chinese footwear manufacturer Yue Yuen, which was the subject of a two-week long strike by its workers in April, has agreed a post-payment contribution settlement for employees.


Vietnam unrest a wake-up call for buyers and investors Leonie Barrie | 16 May 14

For buyers and foreign investors who have been piling into Vietnam's textile, clothing and footwear industries, this week's large-scale and increasingly violent anti-China protests may prove to be a wake-up call.


Vietnam unrest a wake-up call for buyers and investors Leonie Barrie | 16 May 14

For buyers and foreign investors who have been piling into Vietnam's textile, clothing and footwear industries, this week's large-scale and increasingly violent anti-China protests may prove to be a wake-up call.


Spotlight on...South China Sea protests hit Vietnam production Leonie Barrie | 14 May 14

Escalating anti-Chinese protests by thousands of workers in Vietnam have led to the suspension of production at a number of Chinese and Taiwanese garment and footwear plants in Binh Duong province in the south of the country.


Spotlight on...South China Sea protests hit Vietnam production Leonie Barrie | 14 May 14

Escalating anti-Chinese protests by thousands of workers in Vietnam have led to the suspension of production at a number of Chinese and Taiwanese garment and footwear plants in Binh Duong province in the south of the country.


THE FLANARANT: Yue Yuen strike reflects Chinese worker concerns Mike Flanagan | 9 May 14

The recent strike by workers at a Chinese plant operated by Taiwanese footwear manufacturer Yue Yuen was as much to do with the status of migrant workers as the firm's sharp practice, believes Mike Flanagan. And it certainly doesn't mark the start of a Guangdong Spring uprising.


CHINA: Yue Yuen strike cost estimated at US$27m Katie Smith | 28 Apr 14

Footwear manufacturer Yue Yuen, which supplies Adidas and Nike, estimates the loss caused by the strikes at its factory in Gaobu, Dongguan, is around US$27m.


CHINA: Adidas says its production has resumed at Yue Yuen Michelle Russell | 25 Apr 14

Adidas has confirmed its production facility within the Yue Yuen shoe factory is now fully operational following a near two-week strike, likely one of the country's largest in history.


CHINA: Officials tell Yue Yuen to pay back strikers' benefits Leonie Barrie | 25 Apr 14

The ongoing dispute at shoe maker Yue Yuen has taken another turn after Chinese officials said the factory must provide back pay for past unpaid social insurance to workers who have been on strike for the past 11 days.


Top stories this week on just-style... Katie Smith | 25 Apr 14

The most-read stories on just-style this week include a report on garment firms ramping up investments in Vietnam amid TPP talks, an analysis on why changes in China's cotton policies are creating uncertainty, and an update on a garment worker wage strike in Cambodia.


CHINA: Brands urged to uphold responsibility at Yue Yuen Michelle Russell | 24 Apr 14

Hong Kong-based advocacy group Globalization Monitor has issued an open letter to brands sourcing from the striking Yue Yuen factory in China - Adidas, Nike, and Timberland - demanding they uphold their corporate social responsibility.


CHINA: Adidas shoe supplier factory strike enters second week Michelle Russell | 23 Apr 14

Workers striking at the Yue Yuen shoe factory in China have rejected management's latest offer, pushing what has become the country's largest worker strike in recent history into its second week.


CHINA: Adidas shoe supplier factory strike enters second week Michelle Russell | 23 Apr 14

Workers striking at the Yue Yuen shoe factory in China have rejected management's latest offer, pushing what has become the country's largest worker strike in recent history into its second week.


UPDATE: CHINA: Adidas supplier in Government discussions over strike Michelle Russell | 16 Apr 14

Adidas has said it is closely monitoring the Yue Yuen shoe factory strike in China and that the supplier is in talks with the country's Government in a bid to address worker's concerns.


CHINA: Workers strike at Adidas supplier shoe factory Michelle Russell | 16 Apr 14

Thousands of workers at Taiwanese-owned Yue Yuen shoe factories in Dongguan, which supplies Adidas and Nike, have continued to strike for a second time over social security payments.

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