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Boom or Illusion: Cushman & Wakefield's report on European luxury …

Boom or Illusion: Cushman & Wakefield's report on European luxury retail raises questions

  Cushman & Wakefield's (C&W) maiden ‘European Luxury Retail Report’ reveals a positive scenario of the industry, highlighting an increase in store openings and resilient consumer spending. However, a closer look the report reveals some potential shortcomings that could leave a more nuance... Read more

China's Shifting Sands: A new landscape for luxury

China's Shifting Sands: A new landscape for luxury

  China's luxury market, once marked by conspicuous consumption and a booming economy, is undergoing a significant transformation. The current economic scenario, with slower growth and a focus on domestic brands, is reshaping consumer preferences and forcing international players to adapt. Market resizes Th... Read more

Fast Fashion's Frenzy: A race against time and the environment

Fast Fashion's Frenzy: A race against time and the environment

  The fashion industry is in a whirlwind. Fast fashion, with its trendy clothes at rock-bottom prices, continues to dominate the market, projected to reach a staggering $291.1 billion by 2032 at a CAGR of 10.7 per cent. However, a growing shadow looms – the environmental cost of this relentless trend. ... Read more

From Waste to Wear: Booming rPET market paves the way for sustainable …

From Waste to Wear: Booming rPET market paves the way for sustainable textiles

rPET fibers, Patagonia, The North Face, Adidas, H&M, Mordor Intelligence Recycled polyester fiber (rPET), reborn from plastic waste, is rapidly transforming the textile industry. This eco-friendly alternative to virgin polyester offers a glimpse into a more sustainable future for fashion and beyond. The global ... Read more

Fashion for Good launches US report on textile circularity

Fashion for Good launches US report on textile circularity

  Fashion for Good, in collaboration with various industry stakeholders, has unveiled the Sorting for Circularity USA report, marking a significant milestone in understanding and advancing circularity within the textile industry in the United States. This pioneering report provides insights into consumer disp... Read more

Indian Textiles: Weaving a path to $100 bn exports by 2030

Indian Textiles: Weaving a path to $100 bn exports by 2030

  The Indian textile industry, a cornerstone of the nation's economy, has set its sights on an ambitious goal: achieving $100 billion in exports by 2030. This target marks a significant leap from the current figures. According to the Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCIS), India... Read more

US home textile imports see upward trend in Q1 2024, but caution remai…

US home textile imports see upward trend in Q1 2024, but caution remains

  US home textiles imports the first quarter of 2024 showed signs of a rebound, sparking cautious optimism in the industry. However, lingering questions about long-term trends and country-specific variations paint a complex picture. Shifting import trends Compared to the lackluster performance in Q1 2023, t... Read more

AAFA slams continued tariffs on apparel and footwear, citing burden on…

AAFA slams continued tariffs on apparel and footwear, citing burden on consumers and businesses

  China “cheats” and “we won’t let it flood our market,” said US president Joe Biden on May 14, to justify quadrupling customs duties on Chinese electric vehicles, imposed alongside tariff rises on other goods. Among them, a wide range of textile and apparel products, a cause of ... Read more

As Walmart reshapes workforce, questions emerge on automation or offic…

As Walmart reshapes workforce, questions emerge on automation or office shuffle

  Walmart, the retail giant, recently announced job cuts in its corporate sector alongside a push for in-office work. This has sparked questions about the true motives behind the moves. While automation is a stated goal, some speculate there's more to the story. Embracing automation Walmart claims these cha... Read more

EU cracks the whip on fashion, now EUCSDDD will reshape retail

EU cracks the whip on fashion, now EUCSDDD will reshape retail

  The European Union's Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (EUCSDDD), which came into effect on April 24, 2024, is set to shake up the fashion industry. It’s been touted as a game changer as brands and retailers, of a certain threshold size will now require certain practices and sourcing sh... Read more

US textile industry in limbo as China tariffs linger

US textile industry in limbo as China tariffs linger

The American textile and apparel industry is facing continued uncertainty as the Biden administration maintains tariffs imposed on Chinese imports during the Trump era since 2018. These tariffs, originally intended to pressure China on trade practices, are having a ripple effect across the US industry, raising concer... Read more

European luxury retail thrives as bricks and mortar stores compete wit…

European luxury retail thrives as bricks and mortar stores compete with online retail: Cushman & Wakefield report

  Despite the massive growth of e-commerce, a new report by Cushman & Wakefield (C&W), a global real estate services firm, paints a surprising picture of Europe's luxury retail sector – one brimming with resilience and growth. Their first-ever ‘European Luxury Retail Report’ delves i... Read more

EU cracks down on unsustainable fashion, new directive demands transpa…

EU cracks down on unsustainable fashion, new directive demands transparency

  The European Union (EU) has ushered in a new era for sustainable clothing with the implementation of the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (EUCSDDD). This legislation, effective in phases starting 2027, will significantly impact the textiles and apparel industry, forcing brands to clean up th... Read more

Vietnam's trade boom stimulated by China, raising concerns for US

Vietnam's trade boom stimulated by China, raising concerns for US

  The US-China trade war, marked by tariff hikes, has led to a surge in US imports from Vietnam. However, Vietnam's success in capturing market share from China comes with a twist: it relies heavily on Chinese inputs for its exports. Statistics reveal a clear picture. Vietnam's trade surplus with the US incr... Read more

Looming Threads: US tariffs on China's textiles spark uncertainty

Looming Threads: US tariffs on China's textiles spark uncertainty

  The American textile and apparel industry is facing a wave of uncertainty due to the recent announcement of tariffs and penalty clauses on imports from China. This move by the US administration has ignited a complex debate, with potential impacts on manufacturers, consumers, and China's textile exports. Wh... Read more

Burberry's bumpy road, growth despite revival efforts

Burberry's bumpy road, growth despite revival efforts

  Burberry, the iconic British luxury brand, has shown mixed signals in its recent performance. The brand reported a 10 per cent increase in full-year revenue for the fiscal year ending April 1st, 2024. This translates to £3.1 billion. Attributable profit also rose to £490 million, compared to &po... Read more

Almost half of UK clothes still end up in landfill despite recycling e…

Almost half of UK clothes still end up in landfill despite recycling efforts, wrap report finds

  Despite growing awareness of sustainable fashion, a new report by WRAP, a leading climate action NGO, reveals that nearly half of all used clothes in the UK still end up in general waste bins. The report, titled ‘Textiles Market Situation Report 2024’, highlights that in 2022, out of the 1.45 m... Read more

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FIMAST 2024: Hosiery, seamless, sports unite in Vicenza

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Born Living Yoga targets revenues worth €25 million in 2024

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Tory Burch announces three key leadership appointments

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Revenues of Anarock rise 36% in FY24

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Reebok launches new initiative in digital fashion titled ‘Reebok Impact’

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China’s T&A exports decline by 3.12% Y-o-Y in April: China Customs

   Compared to the previous year, China's textile and apparel (T&A) exports de... Read more

Apparel imports by the US decline 7.14% in Q1, FY’24: OTEXA

   In Q1, FY’24, apparel imports by the US dropped by 7.14 per cent to 18.07... Read more