Connecticut, United States – Gerber Technology, the world leader in integrated software and automation solutions for the apparel and industrial markets, announces the integration between YuniquePLM® and Texbase™, helping companies simplify their delivery of innovative and socially responsible products in the apparel, footwear, home textiles and consumer products industries.Read More →
GUESS Partners with Cotton Incorporated’s Blue Jeans Go Green™ Program By Launching a Denim Recycling Campaign this Fall.
California, United States – GUESS, the global lifestyle brand famous for its iconic ad campaigns and trend setting denim, is proud to partner with Cotton Incorporated’s Blue Jeans Go Green™ program by launching a Fall Denim Recycling Campaign that will take place in over 160 GUESS Stores across the U.S. and Canada beginning August 16th, 2016 through October 1st, 2016.Read More →
Sustainable Trade: EU Report Highlights Pressing Need for Further Action by the Bangladeshi Authorities to Improve Labour Conditions in the Garment Sector.
Brussels, Belgium – The European Commission released its third annual report on progress achieved in the Bangladeshi garment sector through the Sustainability Compact for Bangladesh – an international response to the 2013 tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza factory complex.Read More →
Shanghai, China – As the world’s most comprehensive apparel fabrics and accessories event, Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics has never failed to offer a wide range of sourcing options.Read More →
Dhaka, Bangladesh – Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) launched a roadmap that outlines avenues and plans to achieve the target of US$ 50 billion from RMG exports by 2021.Read More →
Beijing, China – China now dominates the global apparel market – accounting for 41% of the market, compared with 12% for South Asia. But as wages in China continue to rise, its apparel production is expected to shift toward other developing countries, especially in Asia.Read More →
Shanghai, China – According to a study conducted by SinoInteractive, a full-service E-commerce and digital marketing agency in China, the global apparel market, which has been experiencing a slowdown in growth since 2009.Read More →
India / Nigeria – An Apparel Training Centre has been established in Kaduna, Nigeria under the Cotton Technical Assistance Programme (Cotton TAP) for Africa which is being implemented by Department of Commerce, Government of India under 2nd India Africa Forum Summit. This is a first of its kind centre in Nigeria set up in partnership with […]Read More →
Bangladesh / Switzerland – The International Labor Organization (ILO) and International Organization for Migration (IOM) have agreed to strengthen their collaboration in Bangladesh around activities of common interest, in particular safe and skilled migration.Read More →
Bangladesh / Africa – The Daily Star reports that DBL Group, a leading apparel exporter, is investing $100 million to set up a garment factory in Ethiopia, encouraged by duty benefits for exports from the African nation to US markets, a top official of the company said.Read More →