Lululemon Athletica appoints Calvin McDonald as CEO

2018/07 30 11:07

Courtesy: Lululemon Lululemon Athletica, the healthy lifestyle inspired athletic apparel firm, has announced that the Board of Directors has named Calvin McDonald to serve as chief executive officer, effective August 20, 2018. For the past five years, he served as president and CEO of Americas for Sephora, an acknowledged growth engine within the LVMH family […]

ExactFlat & Simplicity Works to automate sewing process

2018/07 30 11:07

ExactFlat, the leader in 3D to 2D flattening and digital patterning, has announced plans for a development and marketing agreement with Simplicity Works, to automate pattern making processes and eliminate manual sewing tasks in textile production. Simplicity Works are the innovative developers of 3D bonding tools working for the textile industry. The 3D bonding process […]

Amazon opening fulfillment centre in Caledon

2018/07 30 11:07

Amazon is opening a new fulfillment centre in the Greater Toronto Area, in Caledon. The one-million square foot facility will create over 800 jobs and join Amazon's network of existing Ontario buildings in Brampton, Mississauga, Milton and the earlier announced facility in Ottawa. This will be Amazon's sixth fulfillment centre in Ontario and ninth in […]

Visual Next & ColourMart to add CLM tools in PLM

2018/07 12 10:07

Courtesy: Visual Next Visual Next and ColourMart Ltd have joined hands to integrate precision colour management capabilities into Visual Next’s renowned Visual PLM platform. Visual Next provides End2End software to apparel, footwear, and fashion accessory companies. ColourMart delivers world-class colour palette management, colour approval, and supply chain colour processes. The addition of Color Lifecycle Management […]

Shopify launches Shopify Ping mobile app

2018/07 05 05:07

Courtesy: Shopify Shopify Inc., a leading multi-channel commerce platform, has launched Shopify Ping, a free mobile app that brings business conversations and tasks within one interface. Merchants can manage their tasks through messaging on their mobile phones, spend more time serving their customers, and grow their businesses without having to fumble between apps and tools. […]

RYU’s partnerships with Nordstrom, Equinox successful

2018/07 05 05:07

Courtesy: Akeneo Respect Your Universe, an urban athletic apparel and accessories brand engineered for fitness and performance, has given updates on two retail partnerships that were launched earlier this year saying its results with sales to both Nordstrom and Equinox had been very successful and both retailers had placed repeat and continued orders for its […]

Visual Next unveils success story video of Hatley

2018/06 17 15:06

Courtesy: Visual Next Visual Next, a leading PLM, ERP, and End2End fashion, accessories, footwear, and apparel specific software provider, has announced the launch of a new video showcasing the story behind the success of their customer, Hatley. Hatley’s bold and colourful product lines include children’s apparel, women’s sleepwear, gifts for the home, and kitchen textiles. […]

Lululemon Q4 FY17 revenue to be $905-$915 million

2018/01 16 12:01

Courtesy: Lululemon It is expected that the net revenue of Canadian athletic apparel retailer Lululemon Athletica for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017 ending on January 28, 2018 will be in the range of $905 million to $915 million. The company's forecast is on the basis of a total comparable sales increase in the high […]

Myant unveils SKIIN smart clothing platform at CES

2018/01 16 12:01

Myant, a leading provider of end-to-end textile supply chain with a state-of-the-art 3D digital fabrication and robotic knitting division, a printed electronic lab, a traditional cut and sew operation, and significant proprietary technologies, is showing SKIIN smart clothing platform at CES expo in US, which is being held from January 9 to 12, 2018. SKIIN […]

Kwantlen Polytechnic University opens new design school

2018/01 05 06:01

To broaden horizon of the students, Canada-based Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) has opened a new design school that will drive their budding design, creative and business goals to the next level. The British Columbia government will invest more than $1 billion in planned capital expenses in the post-secondary sector over the next three years. The […]

Differential Brands working with Throat Threads Apparel

2017/12 26 10:12

Courtesy: Differential Brands Differential Brands Group, a portfolio of global consumer brands comprising Hudson Jeans, Robert Graham and SWIMS, is collaborating with Throat Threads Apparel to relaunch the premium denim line, Hudson Jeans, into Canada. Differential Brands is a platform that focuses on branded operating companies in the premium apparel, footwear and accessories sectors. Under […]