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H&M shares supplier details for every garment

23 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Swedish apparel giant Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) has launched a new "transparency layer" both in-store and online that will see it list details such as production country, supplier and factory names and addresses for each of its garments.... read more

Fashion Revolution joins UN charter on climate action

23 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Global movement Fashion Revolution has joined the United Nations Fashion Charter for Climate Action (UNFCCC) initiative as a signatory to the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action.... read more

New Ralph Lauren polo made from recycled materials

23 April 2019 | Beth Wright

US apparel giant Ralph Lauren has launched a new polo shirt made from recycled plastic bottles and dyed with a waterless process as it pledges to remove 170m plastic bottles from landfills and oceans by 2025.... read more

Clothing helps US retail sales bounce back in March

23 April 2019 | Beth Wright

A month-on-month rise in sales at US clothing retailers has helped retail sales rebound in March following a weaker-than-expected result in February, new figures show.... read more

Retailer Global Fashion Group adds sustainability filter

23 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Online fashion and lifestyle retailer Global Fashion Group (GFG) has launched a new initiative to help consumers in Australia and New Zealand shop in a more conscientious manner.... read more

Puma aims for 90% sustainable cotton and polyester by 2020

23 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

German sports apparel and footwear brand Puma has set a new target for 90% of all cotton and polyester used in its products to come from sustainable sources by 2020.... read more

APP Group picks PLM to boost visibility

23 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Canadian outerwear company APP Group has invested in a new PLM system to boost efficiency and visibility across its design and technical teams, and between its headquarters and remote offices.... read more

Kornit develops "single-step" digital fabric printing

23 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Israel-based Kornit Digital, which makes industrial digital printing technologies for the garment, apparel and textile industries, has launched a single-step solution for direct-to-fabric printing.... read more

US Q4 in brief – Destination Maternity, Vince Holding Corp, Iconix Brand Group

23 April 2019 | just-style

In the latest fourth-quarter filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers, Iconix Brand Group reported a GAAP net loss, CEO of PHV Corp, Emanuel Chirico, said the company is "very pleased" with its fourth-quarter and full year 2018 results, and Guess Inc released its first results under new CEO Carlos Alberini.... read more

Activating brand purpose – and putting it to work at Wrangler

23 April 2019 | Guest author

Over the last few years, there's been a lot of compelling information demonstrating the importance of a brand or organisation's purpose. Just like mission, vision, and values before it, purpose is gaining in critical mass as an organisational architecture trend. Here, Roian Atwood, director of sustainability for Wrangler and Lee jeans, discusses the methodologies involved in discovering brand purpose – and how it was put into practice at Wrangler.... read more

Dutch sustainable garment group "making too little progress"

18 April 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Despite claims by the Dutch Agreement on Sustainable Garments and Textiles (AGT) that its member companies are "well on the way to meeting sustainability targets," two worker rights groups say the initiative is making too little progress on its goal of supply chain transparency.... read more

EU threatens new US tariffs in ongoing subsidy row

18 April 2019 | Leonie Barrie

The European Commission has identified US$20bn worth of US imports on which it could impose additional tariffs in a tit-for-tat reaction to proposed measures outlined by Washington earlier this month – but while handbags and cotton are listed, other textiles and clothing are not.... read more

Isko joins Textile Exchange to expand sustainability goals

18 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Turkish denim manufacturer Isko has become a member of Textile Exchange, joining the not-for-profit's mission to develop more sustainable ways of textile production.... read more

Performance apparel market to get first spider silk fabrics

18 April 2019 | Beth Wright

US fabric maker Polartec is building on its partnership with Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, the developer of spider silk-based fibres, to bring the first materials made from recombinant spider silk to the performance apparel market.... read more

Adidas develops first fully recyclable performance footwear

18 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Adidas has launched a 100% recyclable performance running shoe called the Futurecraft.Loop, which is made without glue and from materials that can be broken down and reused to create a brand new running shoe.... read more

Pratt Institute to close fashion and design accelerator

18 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

New York City-based higher education provider the Pratt Institute is to cease operations of its sustainability and technology in apparel research program the Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator. ... read more

Walmart pegs supplier finance to sustainability ratings

18 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Retail giant Walmart is teaming up with international bank HSBC to rollout a sustainable supply chain finance programme that pegs a supplier’s financing rate to its sustainability performance.... read more

H&M invests in Finnish sustainable fibre producer

18 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

A company that produces sustainable textile fibres made from waste materials has raised EUR3.7m (US$4.2m) in funding from investors, including global fashion retailer H&M, to scale up production at its plant in Finland.... read more

How Wrangler is raising the bar on sustainable denim

18 April 2019 | Beth Wright

US-based jeans brand Wrangler is making a major move to tackle sustainability with a new Made-in-USA denim collection that supports five US cotton-growing states – and takes the brand towards 100% sustainable cotton adoption by 2025.... read more

Second Bangladesh Fashionology Summit to focus on digitalisation

18 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

The future direction of the country's ready-made garment sector amid rapidly changing supply chain practices will be the focus of the second Bangladesh Fashionology summit taking place next month.... read more

Thrakika quality drive sees ginned cotton levels fall in 2018

18 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Greek cotton ginning mill Thrakika says a recent drive to increase production of higher quality cotton has led to a dip in output during 2018.... read more

Rip Curl turns to cloud-based PLM platform for global collaboration

18 April 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Surfing sportswear company Rip Curl will replace its legacy PLM system with a single collaborative platform to connect its global network and speed time to market.... read more

Top stories this week on just-style...

18 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Top stories on just-style this week include a look at how clothing manufacturers in El Salvador are seeking to solidify their focus on underwear exports, a new report has called for bold policies to foster the move to a circular fashion economy, HanesBrands has confirmed it is to close its sock manufacturing plant in Mount Airy, North Carolina, and Berghaus is making a major investment in its product and innovation team to boost speed to market. ... read more

Concern as Cambodia collective bargaining talks stall

18 April 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Cambodian unions have written to global clothing firms Gap, Puma, Nike, Adidas, Uniqlo, Levi Strauss and VF Corp urging them to sign up to the ACT (Action, Collaboration, Transformation) living wage initiative and collectively link their international purchasing practices to the development of national industry-wide collective agreements.... read more

Vintage Cone Denim X3 selvage looms to re-start production

17 April 2019 | Beth Wright

US textile major Cone Denim has inked a deal to bring the vintage American Draper X3 selvage looms from its historic White Oak plant back into production. ... read more

re:source now tracks monthly apparel unit value trends

17 April 2019 | Leonie Barrie

We've now reached one of the most exciting points in the development of the re:source by just-style strategic sourcing tool, with the launch of our direct source trade data – giving users access to the most up-to-date trade and unit value data available anywhere.... read more

Ganni and Allbirds join Global Fashion Agenda group

17 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Danish clothing brand Ganni and sustainable footwear firm Allbirds have become the latest companies to join Global Fashion Agenda's new Associate Partners circle, supporting the organisation's mission to make the fashion industry sustainable.... read more

Berghaus doubles size of product and innovation team

17 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Berghaus, part of the Pentland Brands group of companies, has announced a major investment in its product and innovation team in order to support the brand’s long-term growth strategy and boost speed to market. ... read more

US brands and importers back Mongolia trade bill

17 April 2019 | Beth Wright

A new bill that would allow duty-free imports of products made in Mongolia using Mongolian cashmere was introduced in both the US House and the Senate last week – and has garnered support from apparel brands and importers.... read more

New $1bn fund for green infrastructure in ASEAN

16 April 2019 | Beth Wright

A new US$1bn joint facility has been launched to finance green infrastructure investments across Southeast Asia.... read more

European organic certifier loses license for five countries

16 April 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Certification body Control Union has blamed the challenge of collecting supply chain data from other certification bodies for a decision by the European Commission to withdraw its license as an organic certifier for imports from five countries.... read more

Apparel groups urge talks on India GSP withdrawal

16 April 2019 | Beth Wright

European and international business associations representing apparel and footwear brands and importers have voiced concerns over the US's plans to terminate India's Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) status and urged it to extend talks to reach a "mutually agreeable" solution. ... read more

Fashion SVP dedicates area to luxury and small run suppliers

16 April 2019 | Beth Wright

UK apparel sourcing show Fashion SVP will return to London this summer with a new area specifically designated for luxury and small run suppliers... read more

Crystal International leads energy saving drive

16 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Hong Kong-based apparel manufacturing giant Crystal International has led 11 subsidiary factories in Vietnam, Cambodia, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in switching off unnecessary lights, encouraging the use of energy-efficient lighting and promoting energy saving.... read more

Walmart wades into subscription apparel with Kidbox

16 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

US retailer Walmart has stepped into the world of subscription apparel in a partnership with Kidbox, which will offer customers an exclusive, curated stylebox for children from more than 120 premium kids' brands.... read more