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Puma explores eco-friendly dyeing in new biodesign project

16 June 2020 | Hannah Abdulla

German sportswear brand Puma is exploring sustainable alternatives for making and dyeing textiles in its latest biodesign project, which features a biodegradable lifestyle and performance collection.... read more


Puma sees Q1 profits dive by 62%

7 May 2020 | Hannah Abdulla

Puma has booked a 61.6% plunge in first-quarter profits as sales were "heavily impacted" by Covid-19.... read more


Iconix to sell Umbro China for US$62.5m

1 May 2020 | Beth Wright

Brand management company Iconix Brand Group plans to offload its equity interests in Umbro China Limited to HK Qiaodan Investment Limited for US$62.5m... read more


Coronavirus impacting Puma sales not supply chain

11 March 2020 | Hannah Abdulla

Puma says its global supply chain is in the clear with regard to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, adding it is not currently at risk apart from minor delays.... read more


Puma warns coronavirus likely to impact Q1 numbers

19 February 2020 | Hannah Abdulla

Puma has warned its first-quarter results will likely be affected by the impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China but remains optimistic about hitting its full-year targets.... read more


Ralph Lauren and Puma join trans-Arctic shipping ban

22 January 2020 | Beth Wright

US fashion business Ralph Lauren Corporation and German sportswear brand Puma are among the latest eight companies to join a pledge led by US sporting goods giant Nike and environmental group Ocean Conservancy to prohibit shipping through the Arctic Ocean.... read more


Puma books strong Q3 but warns on tariff hit

24 October 2019 | Michelle Russell

German sportswear brand Puma has upped its full-year sales forecast after a strong third-quarter in all divisions, and despite expectations of a hit from the US tariffs on China in its final quarter.... read more


Kering to up luxury focus with Puma bonds issue

30 September 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Apparel firm Kering is taking another step toward streamlining its focus on its luxury portfolio, and has announced plans to further reduce its remaining stake in German sportswear brand Puma.... read more


Puma lifts guidance following positive Q2

31 July 2019 | Beth Wright

German sportswear brand Puma has raised its full-year guidance on the back of "healthy improvement" across all divisions and regions in the second quarter.... read more


Puma pledges to slash GHG emissions by 35%

2 July 2019 | Beth Wright

German sportswear giant Puma has set a new climate goal approved by the Science Based Target initiative (SBTi) to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 35% by 2030.... read more


US Q4 in brief – VF Corp, Boot Barn Holdings, Destination Maternity

23 May 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


Puma posts "best ever" quarterly results

29 April 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

German sports apparel and footwear brand Puma has announced a 40% jump in first-quarter net profit, boosted by higher sales.... 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


Puma to use recycled plastic bottles in new line

29 March 2019 | Beth Wright

German sportswear brand Puma is to launch a new sustainable sportswear collection with First Mile, a company that supports low-income communities in Haiti, Honduras and Taiwan by collecting plastic bottles to produce recycled polyester.... read more


The price of US imports from China continues to fall

19 March 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Despite concerns about sourcing from China amid an intensifying trade war with the US, newly-published figures show China continues to dominate US apparel imports – with import volume rising and prices continuing to fall again last year.... read more


Outlook for UK retailers looks bleak

11 March 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

The outlook for UK retailers continues to look bleak. UK department store John Lewis blamed a "challenging" retail backdrop for a more than 45% drop in full-year profits to GBP160m. It was a similar story for rival Debenhams, which issued a warning on full-year profits based on poor sales performance. In an update, the retailer said for the 18 weeks to 5 January, gross transaction value fell 5.6% and like-for-like sales were down 5.7%. ... read more


How Levi Strauss is driving sustainable change

4 March 2019 | Beth Wright

The denim and jeans sector is having to work tirelessly to change perceptions over its sustainability, or lack of it. But change is nigh, promises Michael Kobori, vice president of social and environmental sustainability at Levi Strauss & Co. The company recently expanded its Partnership for Cleaner Textiles (PaCT) programme to four countries in Asia and is now engaging in one of its most ambitious plans to date, with a target to cut carbon emissions across its supply chain by 40% by 2025. "At this point, that is the most aggressive target in the industry, we believe, in terms of both the magnitude and the timeframe," Kobori tells just-style.... read more


British MPs call for laws to tackle fast fashion

25 February 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

The UK government is being urged to introduce legislation that requires fashion brands and retailers to perform due diligence checks across their supply chains and take more responsibility for the environmental impact of their businesses. ... read more


Cambodia facing trade benefits suspension

18 February 2019 | Beth Wright

The European Union has officially started the process that could lead to the temporary suspension of Cambodia's preferential access to the EU market under the Everything But Arms (EBA) trade scheme. The move follows a warning toCambodia in Octoberthat without clear and demonstrable improvements to its human rights situation there would be asuspension of trade preferences. Not surprisingly, the news has disappointedthe Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC), which sayssuch a movewould jeopardise the country's efforts to build a responsible apparel supply chain.... read more


Puma FY profit jumps on stronger sales

18 February 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

German sports brand Puma has reported a 38% profit jump for the year to EUR187.4m (US$211.9m) on the back of stronger sales.... read more


US imports hit by earlier stockpiling efforts

11 February 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Latest figures have revealed a fall in US apparel import volumes from nine of the top ten supplier countries in November. China, its biggest apparel supplier, booked flat growth. The picture was hugely different from the previous month where all ten showed positive growth for imports into the US, suggesting retailers were stockpiling earlier to get ahead of the holiday period, as well as bringing in spring merchandise, in a bid to beat a potential increase in tariffs on goods from China.... read more


Puma launches self-lacing footwear fit technology

11 February 2019 | Beth Wright

German sportswear brand Puma has launched a self-lacing training shoe as the first product in its new Fit Intelligence technology platform designed to automate and fine-tune performance fit for its footwear.... read more


US Q3 in brief – Boot Barn Holdings, VF Corp

6 February 2019 | just-style

In the latest third-quarter filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers, Francesca's Holdings Corporation swung to a third-quarter loss of US$16.2m, PVH Corp posted what CEO Emanuel Chirico called a "strong earnings performance", and Abercrombie booked its fifth consecutive quarter of positive comparable sales.... read more


Hemp apparel – hype or opportunity?

4 February 2019 | Leonie Barrie

With products derived from hemp making their presence felt in a range of industries, from food and drinks to medicines, we've looked at potential applications in clothing – and issues for the supply chain.... read more


TexOps restructure and the quest to get ahead

28 January 2019 | Beth Wright

Salvadoran sportswear maquila TexOps is navigating a painful restructuring, with owner David Ha putting the brakes on expansion. "We are going back to basics,” the Korean entrepreneur tells just-style in an exclusive interview, revealing how the firm is strategising ahead to get ready for what is coming. This, he says, includes an increase in US labels shifting sourcing south of the border as Trump's trade war with China escalates.... read more


Brexit deal rejection worries apparel industry

21 January 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Last week's rejection of Theresa May's proposed UK-EU Brexit deal by MPs saw chatter spike among industry execs who say a No-Deal Brexit could be problematic for the sector given its heavy reliance on overseas talent ... read more


Puma expands with new North American headquarters

21 January 2019 | Beth Wright

German sportswear brand Puma is to establish a new North American headquarters that will bring together two existing offices as part of plans to speed collaboration, creativity and innovation within its business.... read more


US trade updates out of date

15 January 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Apparel and textile industry executives are among those being deprived of key trade and economic data amid the ongoing US government shutdown – at a time when trade tensions between the US and China mean that having access to the most up-to-date statistics is more important than ever.... read more


2019 off to a positive start

7 January 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Getting 2019 off to a positive start, it seems US apparel retailers saw some holiday cheer, with strong sales momentum that started during the back-to-school season carrying on to Christmas.... read more


Puma re-issues computerised running shoes

20 December 2018 | Beth Wright

German sportswear brand Puma has reissued what it claims to be the first shoe to have bought sophisticated electronic hardware and software into the sports experience over 30 years ago.... read more


UN sets new Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action

18 December 2018 | Leonie Barrie

43 leading fashion brands, retailers and suppliers – including Adidas, Burberry, Gap Inc, H&M Group, Inditex, Kering, Levi Strauss & Co, and PVH Corp – are backing the UN’s new Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action with an initial goal of reducing aggregate greenhouse gas emissions by 30% by 2030.... read more


Decathlon's decade-long eco-labelling project

12 December 2018 | Leonie Barrie

Global sporting goods giant Decathlon is nearing the finishing line on a decade-long project that will see all textile and footwear items labelled with their environmental impact by the end of next year. The data is also enabling more eco-friendly design – and will be made freely available to other companies. The retailer has spoken exclusively to just-style about the initiative.... read more


Regional supply chains shape up

26 November 2018 | Leonie Barrie

Regional patterns in world textile and apparel trade are becoming increasingly important, according to an analysis using data from the re:source by just-style sourcing tool. The trend reflects both the changing dynamics of the global economy and the shifting sourcing strategies of fashion brands and retailers.... read more


US-China trade spat spurs sourcing shifts

22 November 2018 | Leonie Barrie

The coming change of control of the House of Representatives following the US mid-term elections will probably do little to stop the escalating tariff disputes between the US and China, the American fashion industry has been warned.... read more


Apparel makers - Let's get virtual

21 November 2018 | Hannah Abdulla

The Virtual Reality market is becoming a bit of a big deal. According to recent forecasts from DigiCapital, the global VR market value could surpass $120bn by 2020. And, as consumers are demanding more from their apparel, combining VR with apparel is something to think about. Cue Google. ... read more


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