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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 outlines new global sustainability goals 17 Jul 2019

Spanish clothing giant Inditex, the world's largest clothing retailer, has outlined a series of new sustainability commitments – including a pledge that 100% of the cotton, linen and polyester used by all eight of its brands will be organic, sustainable or recycled by 2025.

Inditex sets up new board-level sustainability committee 13 Jun 2019

Spanish clothing giant Inditex, the world's largest clothing retailer, is setting up a sustainability committee within its board of directors to oversee the group's sustainability strategy and policies.

Higher sales boost Inditex Q1 profit 12 Jun 2019

Inditex, the owner of the Zara, Bershka and Pull & Bear brands, has posted a 10% jump in net profits for the first quarter of 2019, to EUR736m (US$833m), lifted by increased sales.

Tukatech opens European headquarters 7 Jun 2019

Fashion technology provider Tukatech is expanding its global presence, having opened a new European headquarters in Madrid, Spain.

Jeanologia production model to cut lead time to "weeks or days" 29 May 2019

Spain-based denim finishing technology specialist Jeanologia is to present a production model at textile and garment technology fair ITMA 2019 that is based on digitalisation and sustainability that reduces lead times and simplifies the production process.

Inditex to promote Carlos Crespo to CEO 24 May 2019

Spanish clothing giant Inditex, the world's largest clothing retailer, is to promote its chief operating officer Carlos Crespo to the role of chief executive, helping to move the company towards its digital and sustainability goals.

Iberian Sport Retail Group joins supply chain platform 10 May 2019

The newly formed Iberian Sport Retail Group (ISRG), owned by the JD Sports Group, is tapping in to a global cloud-based supply chain platform to help improve real time collaboration with its supplier base and will provide enhanced visibility of inbound inventory.

Ecoalf brand pledges to be down-free by 2020 3 Apr 2019

Spanish sustainable fashion brand Ecoalf, whose fabrics are made from recycled materials such as discarded fishing nets and marine plastic litter, has pledged to eliminate feathers, including down, from all its designs by 2020.

Jeanologia steps closer to eradicating textile industry discharge 25 Mar 2019

Denim finishing technology specialist Jeanologia says it has launched a new technology with the potential to "completely eliminate" discharge in the textile industry.

Inditex and MIT research data analysis and sustainability 19 Mar 2019

Inditex, owner of Zara and Pull & Bear brands, is to contribute over US$4m to multi-year projects with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), which will research global sustainability initiatives and data analysis applications for the textile industry.