Maharaja Padmanabh Singh is new global face of Cifonelli

2018/10 18 12:10

Maharaja Padmanabh Singh What: Cifonelli has announced Maharaja Padmanabh Singh of Jaipur as its global brand ambassador. Who: Padmanabh Singh is the maharaja of Jaipur (descendent of the last ruler of Jaipur) The collection: Cifonelli’s inspiration has always been a regal prince spending holidays either in a countryside castle during the winter or exploring an […]

Andritz to show innovative nonwovens at ITMA Asia+CITME

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Andritz International technology Group Andritz will present innovative nonwovens and textile finishing technologies for Asian markets at the ITMA Asia + CITME show in Shanghai during October 15-19. Andritz has raised the bar for turnkey and customised solutions for drylaid, spunjet, thermobonding, and wetlaid, as well as for conversion of absorbent hygiene products. Andritz […]

India’s WPI inflation for apparel down 0.4% in September

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Parker Burchfield on Unsplash India’s annual rate of inflation, based on monthly wholesale price index (WPI), stood at 5.13 per cent for the month of September 2018 over same month of last year. The index for apparel declined by 0.4 per cent to 138.6 in September, according to the provisional data released by the […]

Apparel firm Baoxiniao deploys Centric PLM suite

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Centric Software Baoxiniao Group, a leading apparel group in China, has selected Centric Software to provide its Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury, and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and operational digital transformation goals. The apparel company is the owner […]

Love Moschino opens flagship store in Delhi

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Love Moschino Brand:Love Moschino Company:Aeffe Group Location:DLF Promenade, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi Area:1150 sq ft Product profile:The store offers the autumn/winter2018accessories like bags,wallets, clutches and fanny bags as well as key chains and card holders. Italso features the brand’s signature quilted bags and backpacks with the Love Moschino logo.The store will add footwear by […]

750 brands from 30 countries exhibit at CPM Moscow

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: CPM Moscow As any as 750 brands from 30 countries exhibited in various segments including premium, accessories, shoes, kids, body & beach and evening wear at the recent CPM Moscow, the largest order platform for the Russian and Eastern European fashion market. The 31st edition of the exhibition attracted 21,500 professional visitors from Europe, […]

Walmart acquires intimates e-tailer Bare Necessities

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Bare Necessities Walmart, a leading e-commerce giant in the United States, has announced the acquisition of Bare Necessities, a leading online retailer for intimate wear. Founded in 1998, Bare Necessities will bring deep category expertise, a content offering designed to educate intimates shoppers, as well as strong brand relationships and operational capabilities. Bare Necessities […]

Gerber & IIGM host technology conferences in India

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Gerber Technology Gerber Technology and its onsite distribution partner, IIGM, recently hosted full day conferences at New Delhi and Bangalore, revolving around Gerber’s message ‘Embrace Your Digital Reality’. The events displayed integrated automation technology solutions to Indian fashion firms, apparel manufacturers, and sourcing managers from garment segments. Almost 100 decision makers from approximately 55 […]

French Connection considering options including sale

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: French Connection The board of UK fashion retailer French Connection has confirmed that it is currently reviewing all strategic options in order to deliver maximum value for its shareholders, which includes the potential sale of the company. However, there is no certainty that an offer will be made for the company, nor as to […]

Invista to add 40,000 tons polymer capacity by 2020

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Invista Invista is planning to increase the capacity of nylon 6,6 polymer by 40,000 tones to its current 150,000 ton polymer plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP). The construction is targeted for the mid of 2019 and production would begin in 2020. The producer of resin and intermediates also has a 215,000 […]

Good On You aims to give consumers access to brand info

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Good On You Australia based Good On You, an app that provides ratings of over 1,000 clothing and other brands, aims to give consumers access to information about any brand that they want to consider. It plans to list and rate the vast majority of clothing brands that consumers come across in malls, websites […]

Zebra helps retailers improve personal shopping

2018/10 18 12:10

Courtesy: Zebra Technologies Zebra Technologies, an innovator at the edge of the enterprise with solutions, has introduced the PS20, its sixth generation personal shopping solution (PSS), to allow shoppers to scan items as they go, streamlining the checkout experience. With retailers battling brick-and-mortar and online competitors, advanced solutions have become essential for survival. Zebra’s Android-based […]