After a successful trial in February, Texworld Evolution organiser Messe Frankfurt will hold another showroom in Paris from July 5 to 9 to maintain a physical meeting point despite the absence of its trade shows.
Pakistan-based vertically integrated denim business Soorty has launched the ‘Soorty Organic Cotton Initiative’ to pioneer the use of organic cotton farmed with regenerative practices in denim production.
In the last year, the luxury industry’s digitalisation process has accelerated at all levels, radically transforming the labels’ relationship with the public, as shown recently by Bottega Veneta, Versace and Balmain.
Garment makers in nine countries spanning Asia, the Middle East and North Africa have banded together to demand better contract terms from global clothing retailers, according to a draft document seen by Reuters.
More foreign retail brands came under criticism from social media in China on Thursday, in the wake of Beijing's propaganda offensive against H&M over the Swedish company's previously aired concerns on Xinjiang.
Swedish clothing giant H&M's decision to no longer source cotton from China's Xinjiang region is drawing a backlash as the country adopts an increasingly assertive stance against accusations of human rights violations.
The Jack & Jones owner said a long-standing a major denim supplier has worked with it to secure “farm-to-fashion traceability for its indigenous Organic Cotton" with the firm saying this is a "game-changer" development.
The industry has suffered a loss of approximately €1 billion as ski lifts and cable cars have been shut down in French resorts, with “the worst yet to come” according to industry association Union Sport et Cycle.