Here are the top stories on Just Style this week:
When does supplier transparency really benefit apparel brands?
Game theory has helped determine under which circumstances it is beneficial to publish approved supplier lists and/or blacklisted suppliers.
Authentic Brands to acquire PVH Heritage Brands portfolio
The US$220m deal will allow PVH to focus on its global growth brands Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger.
China unveils plans for new sustainable cotton standard
China has unveiled an initiative aimed at building a homegrown independent sustainable cotton standard and certification standard as it continues to reel from western allegations of forced labour in Xinjiang, the region which supplies 80% of the country’s cotton.
Skilled worker shortage latest to hit India exporters
Under huge pressure from their Western buyers to meet contracts as the country’s devastating second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic eases, India’s apparel and textile exporters have been flying-in key production workers.
Victoria’s Secret & Co sets strategic goals post-spin-off
Victoria’s Secret & Co will be the new name of the group housing the Victoria’s Secret Lingerie, PINK and Victoria’s Secret Beauty brands, following its spin-off into an independent company.