Feedback Here

fbook  tweeter  linkin YouTube
Global contents also translated in Chinese
apparel message

Weaving a Stronger Future: Growth strategies for Türkiye's textile …

Weaving a Stronger Future: Growth strategies for Türkiye's textile & apparel exports

    Türkiye boasts of a rich history in textiles, dating back to the Ottoman Empire. Today, it remains a global powerhouse in the industry, ranked the fourth-largest exporter of textiles worldwide as per Statista. This success story is due to a robust domestic industry and strategic export focus. ... Read more

Fashion industry under scrutiny as Italian probe exposes labor abuses

Fashion industry under scrutiny as Italian probe exposes labor abuses

  In a move that could have major ramifications for the luxury fashion industry, Milan prosecutors and Italian police have launched an investigation into the supply chains of around a dozen fashion brands. This follows the court-mandated takeover of an LVMH unit in Italy that manufactures Dior handbags. The... Read more

China's apparel industry invests abroad weaving a global garment netwo…

China's apparel industry invests abroad weaving a global garment network

    China's dominance in the apparel industry changing, while it remains a manufacturing powerhouse, Chinese companies are increasingly looking outward, investing in garment production facilities overseas. Where is China investing? Southeast Asia is a prime target for Chinese investments, with Vietnam... Read more

Fast Fashion's Foray into Luxury: A Stitch in Time or a Bridge Too Far…

Fast Fashion's Foray into Luxury: A Stitch in Time or a Bridge Too Far?

  The glittering world of luxury fashion and the fast-paced, trend-driven realm of fast fashion seem like polar opposites. One whispers exclusivity and craftsmanship, the other shouts affordability and instant gratification. So, can a fast-fashion brand ever truly penetrate the luxury market? The Antithesi... Read more

China threading its way into Pakistan's textile industry could be a do…

China threading its way into Pakistan's textile industry could be a double edged sword

  Pakistan's textile sector, a pillar of the nation's economy, is facing a new wave of influence: China. While Chinese investment has brought significant benefits, concerns are rising about its long-term impact. China is Pakistan's largest trading partner, with bilateral trade exceeding $25 billion in 2023... Read more

Expanding plus size clothing market set to reach $501.35 billion by 20…

Expanding plus size clothing market set to reach $501.35 billion by 2033: Report

  The plus size clothing market has witnessed remarkable growth in recent years, reflecting a shift in societal attitudes towards body positivity and inclusivity. With a market value of US$ 288 billion in 2023 and projected to exceed US$ 501.35 billion by 2033, the industry is on an upward trajectory, expan... Read more

China's Loom in Pakistan: A growing threat or opportunity for Indian t…

China's Loom in Pakistan: A growing threat or opportunity for Indian textiles?

  China's deepening economic ties with Pakistan are sending ripples through the South Asian textile industry, particularly impacting India, a long-standing competitor in the global market. Collaboration that fosters growth As per WTO, China is the world's largest textile and apparel exporter, accounting f... Read more

Diesel Denim Goes Beyond: New documentary series aims to make sustaina…

Diesel Denim Goes Beyond: New documentary series aims to make sustainability sexy

  Diesel is revamping its image of sustainability with a five-part documentary series titled ‘Behind the Denim’. The fashion brand, known for its bold and irreverent style, recognizes that conversations about sustainability can often feel bland. Their solution: a fun and informative approach tha... Read more

Mixed Signals from Textile and Apparel Sector: Textile index falls as …

Mixed Signals from Textile and Apparel Sector: Textile index falls as apparel index shows resilience

  The latest Wazir Textile & Apparel Index Reports reveal a contrasting performance for the Indian textile and apparel industry in FY24. While the Wazir Apparel Index (WAI) indicates a positive trend, the Wazir Textile Index (WTI) paints a concerning picture. Textile industry struggles with profitabili... Read more

Intertextile Shenzhen Apparel Fabrics wraps up successful 2024 edition

Intertextile Shenzhen Apparel Fabrics wraps up successful 2024 edition

  With its successful 2024 edition, Intertextile Shenzhen Apparel Fabrics solidified its position as a leading trade fair and a vital link between China's robust textile industry and the global fashion market. The show's commitment to innovation, sustainability, and fostering international connections ensur... Read more

Booming secondhand apparel market in North America a sustainable and c…

Booming secondhand apparel market in North America a sustainable and cost-conscious trend

  The secondhand apparel industry in the US and Canada is experiencing growth in popularity, driven by a combination of factors including sustainability, affordability, and convenience. A recent study by Future Market Insights (FMI), the market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of ... Read more

Fashion Gets Stitched-Up: New regulations aim for sustainable threads

Fashion Gets Stitched-Up: New regulations aim for sustainable threads

    The global textile and apparel industry, while a giant in economic terms, is also a notorious environmental polluter. However, wave of new regulations around the world is targeting the sector's environmental and ethical shortcomings, pushing brands towards a more sustainable future. For decades, fas... Read more

US Apparel Retail: Mall vs non-mall retailers, a tale of two trends

US Apparel Retail: Mall vs non-mall retailers, a tale of two trends

    Early summer sales figures for US apparel chains offer a glimpse into consumer spending habits. While reports from big-box retailers paint a mixed picture, mall-based apparel chains are showing signs of a comeback. Mall revival with focus on fashion freshness The story of US apparel retail is one o... Read more

Texworld Paris: Global fashion hub

Texworld Paris: Global fashion hub

    From July 1 to 3, 2024, the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles will host the highly anticipated Texworld Apparel Sourcing Paris, Europe's leading platform for textile and apparel sourcing. This three-day event is set to attract over a thousand exhibitors, offering a rich global selection for fashion bra... Read more

EU TCLF sectors set priorities for 2024-2029

EU TCLF sectors set priorities for 2024-2029

  The EU's Textiles, Clothing, Leather, and Footwear (TCLF) sectors are urging future EU policymakers to enhance their efforts to safeguard these industries, which provide over 1.5 million jobs and generate a combined turnover of more than €200 billion annually. The call comes from key industry players... Read more

EU ushers in sweeping green reforms with new ecodesign regulation

EU ushers in sweeping green reforms with new ecodesign regulation

  The European Union has taken a significant step towards a more sustainable future with the adoption of the ambitious Ecodesign for Sustainable Products Regulation (ESPR) on May 27th, 2024. This landmark legislation marks a major overhaul of the existing Ecodesign Directive, significantly expanding its rea... Read more

Luxury retail focuses on local markets despite global headwinds, says …

Luxury retail focuses on local markets despite global headwinds, says Savills Report

  The latest report by Savills, a global real estate advisor, highlights a shift in the luxury retail landscape. The report, titled ‘Global Luxury Retail 2024 Outlook’, highlights while the market faces some challenges there is a shift in focus for luxury brands, prioritizing local markets and c... Read more

MOST POPULAR NEWS
 
FEATURED EVENTS
intextextile shanghai apparel febric
 
COTTON INDEX
Cotton - Daily Price - Commodity Prices - Price Charts, Data, and News - FashionatingWorld
 
eZine
eZine
 
VF Logo
 
HOW TEXTILE RECYCLING WORKS

Jeanologia wins top honor at Spanish Fashion Awards

   Jeanologia has been awarded the title of 'Best Business Project' at the first S... Read more

Karl Mayer expands in Romania, names Patrick Mack GM

   In October 2023, the Karl Mayer Group launched a new production company in Roma... Read more

Rising inventory leads to unprecedented discounts by luxury labels in China

   Growing concerns over unsold inventory, sparked by a decline in consumer spendi... Read more

Australia becomes the world’s largest consumer of textiles per capita: Repo…

   Driving a fast fashion waste crisis, Australians now purchase more clothing per... Read more

Euratex elects Mario Jorge Machado as President

   In a decisive move aimed at revitalizing Europe’s textile industry, Mario... Read more

Epson and AFDS champion sustainable fashion at ASEAN International Fashion …

   Epson, a global leader in professional printing, collaborated with the ASEAN Fa... Read more

Karl Mayerwins German sustainability award for indigo dyeing innovation

   Karl Mayer Group, a leader in textile machinery, has been honored with the Germ... Read more

The Lycra Company develops FitSense Denim as a new evolution in stretch tec…

   To overcome issues faced while creating jeans that truly fit and flatter the br... Read more

Diesel reunites with Tom of Finland Foundation for third collaborative coll…

   Reuniting with the nonprofit organisation established to preserve Finish artist... Read more

Source Fashion launches exclusive Retail Safari in London

   Source Fashion, Europe’s premier responsible sourcing event, is launching... Read more

The Lycra Company develops FitSense Denim as a new evolution in stretch tec…

   To overcome issues faced while creating jeans that truly fit and flatter the br... Read more

Diesel reunites with Tom of Finland Foundation for third collaborative coll…

   Reuniting with the nonprofit organisation established to preserve Finish artist... Read more

Source Fashion launches exclusive Retail Safari in London

   Source Fashion, Europe’s premier responsible sourcing event, is launching... Read more

Yarn Expo Autumn 2024: Focus on sustainable growth

   As the global demand for eco-friendly products continues to rise, the Yarn Expo... Read more

Fashion brands collaborate to support decarbonisation of apparel suppliers

   A number of major fashion brands are collaborating on a new initiative called t... Read more

Denimsandjeans Vietnam to feature denim manufacturers from 10 countries

   To be held from June 26-27, 2024 in the Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, the sixth ... Read more

NCTO: US textile leaders discuss industry challenges with USTR Chief

   Katherine White, the newly appointed Chief Textiles and Apparel Negotiator for ... Read more

Vietnam to increase T&A exports to $44 billion this year

   Vietnam aims to increase its textile and apparel (T&A) exports to $44 billi... Read more

How India stands in the apparel & textile industry's China + 1 strategy

  The global apparel and textile industry is undergoing a significant shift. The do... Read more

Suzano S/A joins Lenzing as core shareholder

   The Lenzing Group, a prominent supplier of regenerated cellulose fibers for tex... Read more

Textile Ministry develops new PCM-based clothing range

   The textiles ministry is developing a new clothing range based on the indigenou... Read more

Trent Alexander Arnold named new brand ambassador for Guess Jeans

   Liverpool FC and England Player Trent Alexander-Arnold has been named as the ne... Read more

EU’s T&A exports continue to decline in Q1, FY24

   After surpassing pre-crisis levels in 2022 and stagnating in 2023, EU’s e... Read more