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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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Jeanologia urges denim industry to back zero water mission 23 Mar 2020

Denim finishing technology specialist Jeanologia is calling on the industry to get behind its MissionZero plan to "dehydrate and detoxify" the jeans sector by 2025.

Inditex writes down inventory as virus impacts sales 18 Mar 2020

Inditex, the owner of brands including Zara and Bershka, has recorded a EUR287m (US$316m) inventory charge on the back of the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak which it says has hit its sales in the first two weeks of March.

Ternua uses Latxa wool for jackets in circularity project 9 Mar 2020

Spanish outdoor clothing and sportswear firm Ternua Group has developed a circular initiative to reuse the wool from Latxa sheep – currently managed almost entirely as waste – as thermal insulation for high-quality jackets.

Fashion charter brands call for action to tackle climate change 13 Dec 2019

Signatories of the UN Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action have been praised by environmental group for their efforts to urge political leaders to do more to promote renewable energy and remove obstacles such as fossil fuel subsidies.

Jeanologia commits to UN Global Compact 13 Dec 2019

Denim finishing technology specialist Jeanologia has joined the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) corporate social responsibility initiative, committing to its 2030 Agenda and fulfillment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Technology underpins Inditex 9-month profit jump 12 Dec 2019

Inditex, owner of the Zara and Bershka brands and one of the world's largest fashion retailers, has recorded a 12% jump in net profit for the first nine months to EUR2.72bn (US$3bn).

Human rights group calls on Inditex to "respect" living wage 20 Nov 2019

Spanish fashion giant Inditex has rebuffed claims by a human rights group that it is not ensuring supply chain workers producing hoodies for its Zara brand are being paid a living wage.

Inditex, IndustriAll join hands on industry best practice project 14 Nov 2019

Inditex, owner of the Zara and Bershka brands, has entered into an agreement with IndustriAll Global Union to create a committee that aims to share and foster best practices in the industry.

3D printing speeds prototyping at Camper shoes 6 Nov 2019

Spanish footwear brand Camper is using 3D printing to streamline its creative process by enabling its designers and engineers to produce three-dimensional prototypes on a daily basis.

Jeanologia and Browzwear partner on denim production 23 Oct 2019

Denim finishing technology specialist Jeanologia is teaming up with Browzwear's 3D digital design platform to enable designers to create, visualise and produce denim garments more efficiently and sustainably.