Experts discuss e-commerce scope at Asian e-tailing summit

2017/12 07 15:12

Courtesy: HKTDC Business professionals and e-commerce retail experts discussed the latest sourcing trends and market intelligence available online at the Asia e-tailing summit that was held on December 6. Examining the challenges and opportunities presented by e-tailing, the conference talked about rise in digital consumption, cross border e-commerce and social commerce. "The changing economic landscape […]

Kornit digital wins HK Digital Printing Award 2017

2017/12 06 14:12

Ivan Mak, Kornit’s application engineer for Asia Pacific (right) receiving the HKDPA Award 2017; Courtesy: Kornit Digital Kornit Digital, a worldwide market leader in digital textile printing technology, has won the Hong Kong Digital Printing Award 2017 (Special Material Category). The award was given to Kornit in recognition of the print quality of a pair […]

Asian e-tailing summit to open on December 6

2017/12 03 16:12

Courtesy: Asian e-tailing Summit The Asia e-tailing summit, an event to examine e-commerce opportunities and its best practices, will begin on December 6, 2017 at Hong Kong. It will be a three-day affair. The event will offer a one-stop destination for business professionals and online retail experts to come together and examine the latest sourcing […]

Eurovet Asia appoints Marine Veillon managing director

2017/11 23 06:11

Courtesy: Eurovet/ Interfiliere Shanghai Eurovet Asia, the Hong Kong-based subsidiary of the French company Eurovet, the organiser of the world number one tradeshow network for the industries of lingerie, swimwear and athleisure, has announced the appointment of Marine Veillon as its managing director. Taking charge from November 24, 2017, Veillon will succeed Delphine Nguyen. Nguyen […]

Esprit extends sustainability activities

2017/10 27 09:10

Courtesy: Esprit Esprit has come out with sustainability report for FY16/17, according to which Esprit has extended its sustainability activities and developed concrete guidelines along which it will orientate its actions and measures. Substantial headway has been made over the past two years in the areas of sustainable products and materials, transparency, and wastewater. Since […]

Hong Kong-based Crystal International files for IPO

2017/10 26 09:10

Hong Kong-based garment manufacturer Crystal International Group aims to raise $570 million in an initial public offering (IPO) that began on October 23. The firm has priced the offering between HK$7.3 and HK$8.8 per share, with 509.3 million shares to be issued in all, according to its filing. The proceeds will be used in expansion […]

Hong Kong designers all set for Tokyo Fashion Week

2017/10 17 18:10

<img class="img-responsive" src='The Fashion Hong Kong Month, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), is being celebrated with an array of international promotional events in the entire month of October, to bring Hong Kong’s fashion designers and their collections to Japan and the world during the Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo Spring/Summer 2018 during […]

Cashmere World to showcase latest trends in Hong Kong

2017/10 01 18:10

Courtesy: Cashmere World The only trade fair specialising in cashmere and fine fibres, Cashmere World, is to be held during March 14-16, 2018 in Hong Kong with a showcase of the latest colours and trends in fine fibres fashion alongside, APLF-Leather & Materials+, the number one leather, materials and components trade show and Fashion Access, […]

SGS accredited by ZDHC as training provider

2017/10 01 18:10

SGS, leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, has been accredited by the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Foundation as one of the training providers to conduct ZDHC chemical management training for stakeholders in the textile and footwear value chain. The training is being offered in key textile sourcing countries. The two-day interactive face-to-face […]

Fashion has growth potential in ASEAN markets: Report

2017/09 20 14:09

Fashion has the biggest growth potential in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) markets, according to a recent research conducted by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC). About 63 per cent of the respondents from these nations who participated in the survey said that they would spend more on fashion in the next […]

H&M Foundation, HKRITA find way to recycle textiles

2017/09 13 08:09

Courtesy: H&M The non-profit H&M Foundation and the Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA) together have found groundbreaking solution to recycle blend textiles into new fabrics and yarns, without any quality loss, through a hydrothermal (chemical) process. The technology will be scaled up and made available to the global fashion industry. The […]

More than 210 fashion brands feature at Centrestage

2017/09 12 07:09

Fashion brand-promotion and launch platform Centrestage has concluded successfully after featuring more than 210 fashion brands from 22 countries and regions. The four day international fashion event showcased the latest brands and designer collections, attracting 8,500 buyers from 73 countries and regions, up 2.6 per cent over the previous year. The show held during September […]