Inditex sales climb 10% to €17.96 billion in 9 months

2017/12 15 03:12

Courtesy: Inditex The net sales of Spanish apparel marketer Inditex Group have risen 10 per cent in the first nine months of fiscal 2017 that ended on October 31, 2017, as against the growth of 11 per cent in the same period prior year. For the reported period, the company's net profit has been recorded […]

Sniace restarts production at viscose fibre factory

2017/12 11 05:12

Sniace, a producer of cellulose and viscose fibre for textile applications, from raw materials of renewable origin, has restarted production lines at its factory in Torrelavega, an industrial hub in the autonomous community of Cantabria in northern Spain. This will enable Sniace group to increase the quality and range of its viscose fibre products.The factory […]

Reverse Resources points out at market for leftovers

2017/10 27 09:10

A study carried out by Reverse Resources has pointed out that garment manufacturers producing textiles and clothes for many of the world’s major fashion brands spill an average of 25 per cent of resources through fabric and garment production. In some cases, the volume was as high as 47 per cent, much higher than usually […]

Jeanologia laser in Lee jeans’s collection

2017/10 25 09:10

Courtesy: Lee Jeans Jeanologia, the world leader in sustainable and efficient finishing technologies for textile, coding, packaging, has launched its laser technology in Lee jean’s Body Optix collection.Thelaser optical effects have been created onto the fabric getting a longer leg or more flattering rear, calibrated pocket shapes and placements along with a strategic design.Jeanologia’s Brainbox […]

Mango continues its commitment to sustainability

2017/10 17 18:10

Courtesy: Mango Continuing its commitment towards sustainability, Mango, one of the leading fashion groups, has launched new clothing range using sustainable fibres. The ecological offering is designed for women and men and produced using sustainable materials. Mango aims to create a business model based on sustainability criteria and environment-friendly processes. Following the success of the […]

10th anniversary of Inditex-IndustriALL cooperation pact

2017/10 11 07:10

Courtesy: Inditex Galicia-based Spanish multinational clothing company Inditex and Geneva-based IndustriALL Global Union, which represents 50 million workers in more than 140 countries working in mining, energy and manufacturing sectors, recently celebrated the tenth anniversary of their global framework agreement to protect labour conditions across the former’s supply chain. During an event to mark the […]

Zara tops BrandZ Top 30 Most Valuable Spanish brands

2017/10 09 06:10

Courtesy: Zara-Inditex Zara, the world's largest apparel retailer, has been named as the most valuable brand in Spain in the first BrandZ Top 30 Most Valuable Spanish Brands ranking and report from WPP and Kantar Millward Brown. Zara leads the inaugural ranking at $25.1 billion for its revolutionary 'fast fashion' approach to retailing across more […]

ITMA 2019 to focus on smart garment technologies

2017/09 26 07:09

Courtesy: ITMA ITMA 2019, the world's largest textile and garment technology exhibition, will focus on smart garment technologies as robots and artificial intelligence are set to revolutionalise the industry. The trade event scheduled to be held during June 20-26, 2019 in Spain, is expected to feature a wide range of innovative solutions for manufacturing. The […]

Jeanologia to participate in Denimsandjeans expo in India

2017/09 23 15:09

Jeanologia, a Spanish firm that develops sustainable technology for the garment finishing industry, is set to present its High Dynamic Range (HDR), a system that simplifies designing and reduces laser marking times, at the first edition of the Denimsandjeans expo, a global denim show to be held on September 25 and 26, 2017, in Bangalore, […]

Inditex 2017 first half revenue expands 11.5%

2017/09 20 14:09

Courtesy: Inditex For the first half of 2017 ending July 31, Spanish apparel marketer Inditexhas recorded an increase of 11.5 per cent in its revenue to €11.7 billion, underpinned by growth across all markets and brands. First-half net profit amounted to €1.37 billion, seeing year-on-year growth of 9 per cent. Like-for-like sales growth was recorded […]

Seaqual 4U to unveil eco-fabrics at Premiere Vision Paris

2017/09 13 08:09

Courtesy: Seaqual Spanish manufacturer Seaqual 4U will unveil its fabrics made from eco-friendly fibre Seaqual at Premiere Vision Paris. Seaqual 4U has developed an encouraging, virtuous chain from fisherman to consumer in which all textile stakeholders (spinners-weavers-brands) are committed to cleaning up marine waste and creating eco-responsible yarn, fibre and fabrics. Sequal will also present […]

Zara to launch online store for India in October

2017/09 11 09:09

Clothing retailer Zara will launch its India-specific online store on October 4, the company announced on Facebook recently. It launched online sales capabilities this year in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and India. The clothing retailer has more than 2,200 stores in 93 countries and is the flagship brand of the Spanish multinational Inditex Group. Zara […]