California, United States – The Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC), a global industry coalition that is standardizing social and environmental sustainability performance measurement, launched the Higg Index Design and Development Module (DDM). The Higg DDM empowers product designers and developers to make sustainable choices at the earliest stage of apparel, footwear and textile prototype design.Read More →
United States / China – Manzi, the luxury Chinese pantyhose company, has selected Centric Software to provide its PLM solution. Centric is the leading product lifecycle management (PLM) solution for fashion, retail, footwear, luxury, outdoor and consumer goods companies.Read More →
Launch of the ART CHERIE Project to Exploit the Fashion Cultural Heritage for the Improvement of EU Fashion Designers.
Brussels, Belgium – On December 15th, 2016, five project partners will be hosted by EURATEX in Brussels, Belgium, to launch the newly ERASMUS+ KA2 project ART CHERIE (Achieving and Retrieving Creativity through European Fashion Cultural Heritage Inspiration).Read More →
Dhaka, Bangladesh – A new business network is set to support the practical needs of employers who are employing people with disabilities or are willing to make their workplaces more disability inclusive.Read More →
Dhaka, Bangladesh – A new European Union (EU) skills development program implemented by the International Labor Organization (ILO) will build on the achievements of earlier EU/ILO initiatives and continue to modernize the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) system in Bangladesh.Read More →
Paris, France – “Since AVANTEX PARIS was launched in September 2015, Messe Frankfurt France has taken steps so that heads of collections and designers are offered solutions that are at the forefront of innovation for clothing and fashion accessories.Read More →
TEXWORLD Paris 6-9/2/2017, Paris, Le Bourget Growing Interest in the International Trade Show for Fashion: Fabrics, Trimmings & Accessories.
Paris, France – Organised by Messe Frankfurt France, the 40th Texworld Paris show promises to be as dynamic as ever and 80% of registrations have already been received.Read More →
APPAREL SOURCING Paris 6-9/2/2017 Le Bourget, Paris – The No. 1 Trade Show in Europe for Global Sourcing of Clothing.
France, Paris – On the agenda for the 12th APPAREL SOURCING Paris show, and ever more relevant, is a range of solutions for clothing production and accessories that is without parallel in Europe.Read More →
Herzogenaurach, Germany – adidas has unveiled the world’s first performance shoe made using Biosteel® fiber – a replication of natural silk – at the Biofabricate Conference in New York.Read More →
London, United Kingdom – Retail software specialist, Detego, announces that it has reached the milestone of having now digitally connected over a billion items of clothing, in a bid to help several European retailers gain actionable insights into product ranges and customer behaviour.Read More →