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Colour's role in reducing textile overdevelopment

Many apparel brands struggle with overdevelopment, leading to wasted time and effort. For brands looking to overcome this, colour is an impo...

Taking to the cloud to boost fashion innovation

Adopting PLM as a cloud service can provide a foundation for the further digitalisation of product design and development processes, enable...

How brands can track labour and safety violations

Seven years after the deadly Rana Plaza factory building collapse in Bangladesh, research suggests that while there has been progress in fac...

Technology helps bridge supply chain communication

With Covid-19 putting a stop to all non-essential travel, global supply chains are being put to the test as brands and retailers have to ret...

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How The Laboratory is steering H&M Group's sustainable future  18 Feb 2020

Michelle Russell

Set up to test and scale the game-changing concepts that will help drive the fashion industry towards a more sustainable and circular future, H&M Group's The Laboratory innovation hub also aims to challenge the way of thinking within the company – as Laura Coppen, circular and sustainable business developer, explains.

Novetex puts a positive spin on textile waste – Interview 5 Feb 2020

Beth Wright

Hong Kong-based yarn spinner Novetex Textiles is leading the charge towards sustainability with a HK$15m (US$1.9m) investment to help scale up a process developed by the Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA) to upcycle textile waste into yarns that can be reused to make garments. Chairman Ronna Chao explains more.

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Timeline – How coronavirus is impacting the global apparel industry – FREE TO READ 29 May 20


Since the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak began in China at the end of 2019, its impact has been felt across the global apparel and textile sector. just-style's timeline shows how the pandemic is evolving – and will be updated as developments unfold.

New Inventory Quarantine tool to help automate returns 29 May 20

Leonie Barrie

As the apparel retail industry prepares to open its doors again, new technology has been released to aid retailers with inventory quarantine.

Adidas and Allbirds aim for lowest carbon footprint sports shoe 29 May 20

Beth Wright

Sustainable footwear brand Allbirds has joined forces with German sportswear giant Adidas to develop a sports performance shoe with what they say will be the lowest ever carbon footprint.

Top stories this week on just-style... 29 May 20

Beth Wright

Top stories this week on just-style include an update on which brands are refusing to make no commitment to pay in full for orders completed and in production, a look at the steps manufacturers must take to if they want to stay relevant as fashion gets faster, and a new initiative offering consumers the chance to purchase clothing from cancelled apparel orders from Bangladesh.

New nonprofit aims to speed sustainable materials development 28 May 20

Hannah Abdulla

A new non-profit organisation has launched with the goal of accelerating the development of sustainable materials for the fashion, automotive, and home goods industries.

Serai apparel trade platform taps Coats Digital and Res.Q 22 May 20

Leonie Barrie

HSBC’s new invitation-only apparel trade platform Serai is partnering with Coats Digital and Res.Q to provide companies across the apparel industry with access to their inter-connected digital solutions.

Latest blogs

Covid sparks calls for more responsible industry 26 May 20

Beth Wright

The coronavirus pandemic is seen as triggering a set-back for labour rights in apparel supply chains, with workers left vulnerable as brands and retailers cancelled orders. But it could also lead to re-thinking on the sustainability front, industry executives say.

Retail in spotlight as bankruptcies stack up 18 May 20

Michelle Russell

The impact of the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic is starting to be felt more heavily across the retail sector with more bankruptcies emerging.

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