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Sustainability is fast fashion’s Achilles heel

Fast Fashion may be a successful way of operating in today's hyper-competitive market, but it has a glaring weakness: sustainability. Moreov...

Cutting-edge technologies can track organic cotton

A pilot project that combines on-product markers and blockchain technology to trace organic cotton from farm to consumer – a first in the ap...

A tipping point for East Africa's clothing chain?

Two potential windows of opportunity are simultaneously opening for the East African cotton-to-clothing supply chain: the African Continenta...

Apparel supply chains under increasing scrutiny

Clothing and textile executives attending a New York conference have been told they need to take special care when assessing their supply ch...

Latest Interviews

Go Global's new M&A model puts garment makers at the heart of the deal 6 Nov 2019

Leonie Barrie

Go Global Retail is a brand investment platform with a difference. Led by industry veteran and sourcing expert Jeff Streader, it aims to blow up the traditional transactional supply chain with a vision to build brands in partnership with garment makers as strategic investors – as he exclusively tells just-style.

Vidalia Mills – Weaving a new vision for US denim 4 Oct 2019

Leonie Barrie

The closure of the last US selvedge denim mill two years ago might have marked the end of an era. But thanks to the vision of Daniel Feibus and his team, the original looms have found a new home at Vidalia Mills as part of plans to build a cutting-edge, transparent and sustainable denim manufacturing chain in the United States.

Latest News

SupplyCompass launches compostable packaging range 22 Nov 19

Beth Wright

UK-based sustainable sourcing platform SupplyCompass has launched a compostable packaging range for fashion brands, made from a corn-based biopolymer.

Top stories this week on just-style... 22 Nov 19

Beth Wright

Top stories this week on just-style include a look at two potential windows of opportunity for the East African cotton-to-clothing supply chain, the EU's looming decision on whether it is pulling Cambodia's duty-free trade benefit, Amazon's release of supplier lists for its own brand products, and the move by MAS Holdings to open a new factory in Kenya.

Materials specialist Texon joins Sustainable Apparel Coalition 22 Nov 19

Beth Wright

Texon, a developer of structural component materials for the global footwear industry, has become the latest company to join the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC).

Amazon discloses supplier list for own brand products 21 Nov 19

Beth Wright

E-commerce giant Amazon has disclosed the names and addresses of suppliers of its Amazon-branded products, including apparel.

MAS Holdings set to open a new factory in Kenya 20 Nov 19

Ramadhan Rajab

Sri Lankan apparel and textile manufacturer MAS Holdings is set to open a new factory in Kenya in January, that will create between 3,000 and 3,500 jobs directly, according to the head of the Kenyan export processing zone that will host the facility.

Tunisia clothing, textile exports fall in first ten months 20 Nov 19

Hannah Abdulla

Tunisia's exports of clothing and textiles during the first ten months to October fell 4.6% to TND7.8bn (US$2.7bn).

Latest blogs

Vietnam's textile-garment plan hits hurdles 19 Nov 19

Michelle Russell

domestically-made textile inputs remains a major problem that continues to hinder clothing manufacturers in the country.

Levi Strauss leads on green supply chain in China 4 Nov 19

Beth Wright

Sustainability remains top of mind for the industry with Levi Strauss, Adidas and C&A ranked amongst the leading brands to have made progress in environmental supply chain management in China over the last year, with the apparel sector one of the most active industries when it comes to taking action.

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