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Signal: VF Corp on track with green goals as ESG remains dominant theme for apparel

VF Corp recently launched its Environmental and Social Responsibility Report 2023, Purpose. Driven, which shares the company's performance against its…

Signal: X posts of the week – Clean Clothes Campaign, NCTO, Better Cotton

Other top X posts this week came from the National Council of Textile Organisations (NCTO) calling the US administration out…

Signal: The Very Group invests in AI to boost future revenue

The Very Group booked flat sales for FY23, however GlobalData retail analyst Tash Van Boxel says the company's investment in…

Signal: Can mass customisation stop fashion overconsumption?

A team of researchers from Penn State Smeal College of Business published the Journal of Operations Management report, noting that consumers…

Signal: Traceability steals show in apparel industry company filings

Apparel company filings data by GlobalData shows "traceability" was the most-used keyword in the apparel industry over the last five…

Signal: Hunter could benefit from ‘diversified offering’ following Baozun deal

Baozun, the Chinese brand e-commerce service, recently entered a partnership with Authentic Brands Group (Authentic), the company behind Reebok and…

Signal: Climate crisis takes centre stage for fashion industry

The climate crisis is arguably more notable than ever this summer with soaring temperatures being reported all over the globe…

Signal: ESG is top priority for apparel sector in July

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is a key focus for apparel companies, according to GlobalData's analytics with July's data demonstrating…

Deal Focus: Why PE firm Transom bet big on babywear SME Aden & Anais Inc

Each week, Just Style’s editors select a deal that illustrates the themes driving change in our sector. The deal may…