EU forced labour goods ban is no CSDDD ‘substitute’ say experts

The EU's new regulation to ban forced labour-made goods would mean suspected use of forced labour would need to be …

Just Style Excellence Awards 2023: HKRITA

HKRITA - The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel is a body established in 2006 to provide applied …

Retail stores of the future will be more about entertainment by 2030 predicts analysts

Social media and the culture around influencers will lead the future of retail as brick and mortar stores move to …

Huue secures funding for “world’s first” clean indigo dye

Biotech start-up Huue has secured $14.6m in funding to launch what it claims is the world’s first clean and scalable …

China’s resilience shines through in index of world’s most vulnerable apparel supply chains

China has come out on top as having the most self-sufficient apparel and textile supply chains in the world in …

Farmer livelihoods ‘at risk’ on Green Claims Directive PEF focus

In the letter dated 13 June, the farmers argued that the EU Council endorsing PEF or PEFCR to underpin the …

Report identifies four ways to protect supply chains from global disruptions

The HSBC report titled: "Building Resilient Supply Chains Amid an Uncertain Geopolitical Landscape," in collaboration with Procurement Leaders, a World50 …

Textile recyclers urge retail support to tackle mounting waste problem

The textile recycling sector is in turmoil with sorters across the UK and Europe facing full warehouses and halted collections …

Clothing sales spike lifts Q1 sales at Tesco

Overall, Tesco booked growth in all channels, with its total retail sales up 3.4% year-on-year in Q1. For the 13 weeks …

In data: Decathlon natural rubber wetsuit taps waning technical sports market

After two years of rigorous research with US-based company Yulex and over 50 lab tests and 50 different formulas, Decathlon …