Bruckner opens new production facility at Tittmoning

2018/07 12 10:07

Courtesy: Bruckner Bruckner, a global leader in dry finishing machines for textiles and technical textiles, has opened a new production facility in Tittmoning, Bavaria, on June 23, 2018. Representatives from politics, the church, banks, and industry were present when CEO of the company, Regina Bruckner, inaugurated the new, generously dimensioned production plant in Germany. Regina […]

ZDHC releases public disclosure portal for wastewater

2018/07 12 10:07

ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme has announced the release of the public disclosure portal to improve the quality of wastewater across the globe. This online tool aims to help the industry in particular the brands and facilities to identify gaps and drive performance accordingly to meet the requirements of the wastewater guidelines as per ZDHC. […]

1,138 brands to exhibit at 67th National Garment Fair

2018/07 12 10:07

As many as 1,138 brands in various categories including menswear, womenswear, kidswear and accessories will present their festive range at the 67th edition of the National Garment Fair kick-starting from July 16 in Mumbai. 50,000 retailers are expected at the four-day fair organised by the Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI). The fair to be […]

Nielsen unveils Friday morning data delivery

2018/07 12 10:07

Marking a new standard for US retail measurement, Nielsen has unveiled Friday morning data delivery. Keeping in stride with the accelerated pace of today's business climate, Nielsen's Friday morning data delivery provides the earliest read into the retail and consumer goods marketplace, enabling companies to identify and move on market trends, sooner. Nielsen's first-to-market launch […]

Guess, Alibaba bring artificial intelligence to fashion

2018/07 12 10:07

Courtesy: Guess Guess is partnering with Alibaba to bring artificial intelligence to the fashion world to provide customers with a more enriching shopping experience. The partnership between the two began in 2013 with the launch of GUESS in Tmall. The new initiative will give shoppers a glimpse of what the future of fashion retail will […]

Sri Lanka’s MAS Holdings mounts solar panels across plants

2018/07 12 10:07

Courtesy: Mas Holdings Sri Lankan apparel conglomerate MAS Holdings (Pvt.) Ltd. recently launched its renewable energy drive ‘Photon’, which will see installation of 24 rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems covering 2 million sq ft, from Kilinochchi to Koggala. Commissioning of the first two phases of the project is under way and will realise a combined […]

Walpole seeks a pro-business Brexit

2018/07 12 10:07

Courtesy: PRNewsfoto/Walpole Walpole, the official sector body for British luxury and its 210 member companies, has sought a pro-business Brexit, asking the government to unite around and safeguard the future success of an industry that contributes £32.2 billion to the UK economy and exports £25 billion to overseas markets. Walpole was founded in 1992 as […]

Lectra Fashion PLM 4.0 gets top rank by WhichPLM

2018/07 12 10:07

Courtesy: Lectra Lectra has got the top score in WhichPLM’s recent benchmark study of the latest Lectra Fashion PLM 4.0 solution. WhichPLM is an independent digital magazine dedicated to design and product development for the fashion industry. Lectra is a provider of integrated technology solutions for fabrics, leather, technical textiles, and composite materials. The industry […]

Blossom Premiere Vision sees 20 per cent rise in visitors

2018/07 12 10:07

Courtesy: Blossom Premiere Vision The Blossom Premiere Vision show, which was held on July 4 and 5, 2018, in Paris, France, recorded a 20 per cent rise in visitors. The show, dedicated to materials for fashion, welcomed around 1,266 visitors from all over the world, with around 111 exhibitors, including weavers, tanners, and accessories makers, […]

Australia’s Seafolly to sell swimwear online in China

2018/07 12 10:07

Australia’s swimwear brand Seafolly will soon open its first online store in China on the country’s largest cross-border ecommerce platform Tmall Global. With 1.4 million Chinese tourists visiting Australia in the past 12 months and exposed to Australian beach lifestyle, CEO Paul Kotrba sees the Chinese market as critical to the firm’s global expansion plan. […]