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Why Inditex is "clear winner" in the fast fashion space 27 Jul 2016

Spanish retail giant Inditex, owner of the Zara brand, is the clear winner in the fast fashion space, analysts believe, with the competitive distance between the company and its peers continuing to increase thanks to its efficient business model.

INTERVIEW: Mango continues on global growth trajectory 24 Oct 2014

Spanish fashion retailer Mango might have its roots firmly in Europe, but is on a growth trajectory globally, making its presence felt in most major countries. just-style spoke with managing director Enric Casi and Jose Gomez, VP of international business development, about what the future holds and the challenges of operating in today's changing retail environment.

ITMA innovation focuses on functionality and sustainability 29 Sep 2011

Concerns over darkening economic clouds have not prevented fabric and dye suppliers from their continued focus on innovation; quite the opposite in fact, with many looking to boost business by unveiling new products at this year's ITMA international textile and garment machinery exhibition in Barcelona.

ANALYSIS: Spanish chains halt apparel market freefall 6 Sep 2010

Like most industries in Spain today, the apparel sector has not emerged unscathed from the deep recession that's roiling the country.

Speaking with style: Isak Halfon, expansion director, Mango 14 Aug 2010

It may be ten times smaller than archrival Inditex (owner of the Zara stores) but Spanish women's fashion chain Mango is nearly as well known, thanks to clever adverts featuring glamorous movie stars and a relentless expansion which has taken it to 100 countries in recent years. And there is room for more - much more - growth, expansion director and board member Isak Halfon tells just-style.

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Inditex's Pablo Isla tops list of best-performing CEOs 14 Dec 2018

Pablo Isla of the Spanish fashion retail giant Inditex has topped an annual global ranking of the 100 best-performing CEOs for the second year in a row.

Lack of discounting boosts Inditex profit and sales 12 Dec 2018

Spanish clothing giant Inditex has maintained its sales and margin guidance for the full year amid increases in both earnings and revenues in the first nine months as the group continues to roll out its global, fully integrated store and online platform.

Mango digital innovation centre to support online growth 29 Nov 2018

Spanish fashion retailer Mango says its new digital innovation centre in Barcelona will help accelerate its e-commerce and omni-channel selling, and take it closer to becoming a "digital leader" in the fashion sector.

Mango bolsters commitment to sustainability 28 Nov 2018

Mango has launched its fourth capsule collection of sustainable garments under its Mango Committed line, which builds on the Spanish fashion chain's strategy to create a business model based on sustainability criteria and more environmentally-friendly processes.

Textile microfibres found in southern European seas 23 Nov 2018

Natural and regenerated cellulose such as cotton and viscose are the main textile microfibres found in south European marine floors, according to a new study, with around one-fifth of particles accumulated in the open sea at depths of more than 2,000 metres.

Innovation Lab to feature at ITMA 2019 trade show 15 Nov 2018

The European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers (CEMATEX) is to host an innovation lab at the ITMA 2019 show, which it hopes will better drive industry focus on technological innovation.

Outdoor brand Ternua hits target for PFC-free clothing 2 Nov 2018

Outdoor clothing firm Ternua says it has become the first Spanish brand to completely eliminate perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) from the textiles used in its latest collection, achieving a target the company set itself in 2009.

Paco Rabanne picks PLM to streamline operations 24 Oct 2018

French fashion house Paco Rabanne has invested in a PLM system to streamline its product-related operations and as part of a wider bid to create a product database.

New innovation lab launches for ITMA 2019 17 Oct 2018

Organisers of one of the world's leading textile and garment technology exhibitions, ITMA 2019, have launched an ITMA Innovation Lab aimed at driving industry focus on technological research and development.

Sustainable clothing brand among Asics start-ups 24 Sep 2018

A sustainable clothing company that produces its own smart fabrics from exclusively natural and sustainable fibres such as bamboo and seaweed is among the five start-ups chosen to participate in Japanese sporting goods giant Asics' growth catalyst programme.