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SAC & Higg Index to enhance transparency in sustainability measure…

SAC & Higg Index to enhance transparency in sustainability measures

Long before two industry veterans, viz, Walmart and Patagonia, proposed a collaboration helmed by the then Walmart chief merchandising officer, John Fleming, and Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard, the idea was to join competitors together to develop an index to measure the environmental impact of their p... Read more

India, US can co-create $100 billion worth additional textile business…

India, US can co-create $100 billion worth additional textile business ties

  The US textile industry and their Indian counterpart have the potential to co-create $100 billion additional business in both countries, thereby strengthening bilateral trade. As far as India’s strengths are concerned, it has a strong base in fibres, spinning, etc, while finishing is the US&... Read more

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India’s innerwear segment needs to harness its true potential

India’s innerwear segment needs to harness its true potential

  The innerwear market in India is segmented between men and the more fancy-driven women’s and both markets are growing significantly. While the global men’s innerwear segment is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.8 per cent to reach $13.6 billion by the end of 2024, women’s innerwea... Read more

All About Sustainability in focus at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fab…

All About Sustainability in focus at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics edition

"The upcoming Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics which opens on October 11, will be the perfect platform for sustainable paradigms and companies. The centre of sustainability at the three-day fair will be the All About Sustainability zone (hall 5.2), but eco-friendly products and companies will also abound in Beyond... Read more

Luxe designers focus on unique textiles to highlight craftsmanship

Luxe designers focus on unique textiles to highlight craftsmanship

"What gives luxury designers such as Schiaparelli, Ralph & Russo, Chanel, Dries Van Noten, Stella McCartney, Guo Pei and Ermenegildo Zegna, an edge over others? It’s the unique textile that brings life to the entire ensemble and couture. These designers and couturiers are increasingly focusing on creating uni... Read more

Fashion Summit discusses innovative technology initiatives

Fashion Summit discusses innovative technology initiatives

Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA) organized its annual innovation and technology symposium at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre on September 7 and 8. The two-day symposium attracted over 600 industry partners, research experts, and association representatives. Industry player... Read more

Techtextil India 2017: Texprocess pavilion launched for the first time

Techtextil India 2017: Texprocess pavilion launched for the first time

"Techtextil India 2017, the three-day premium international show for technical textiles and nonwovens, opened in Mumbai on September 13, 2017. With growing focus on making India the textile hub, the trade fair has drawn strong support from Ministry of Textiles; the Department of Handlooms and Textiles, Government of Te... Read more

Growing knitting sector bring innovative technologies in the limelight

Growing knitting sector bring innovative technologies in the limelight

"Knitting industry is on a roll with a number of players announcing new products and planning new collaborations. To start with, to commemorate its 80th anniversary, leading warp knitting machinery manufacturer Karl Mayer organised a series of open house events at its headquarters in Obertshausen, Germany, this July. T... Read more

Is athleisure trend nearing its end? Opinion divided…

Is athleisure trend nearing its end? Opinion divided…

"Retail analysts closely following the US apparel trends feel the athleisure trend is going to end soon. The insight came as Dick’s Sporting Goods reported its same-store sales performance up by a weak 0.1 per cent in the second quarter. John Zolidis, President of Quo Vadis Capital, pointed out skidding athleisur... Read more

Pakistan needs to work on its export competency

Pakistan needs to work on its export competency

"While Pakistan’s garment sector can easily drive the country’s economy through exports, it has not been able to fully exploit the benefits of GSP Plus status so far, reveals World Trade Organization data. A recent study by the International Growth Centre highlights the private sector does feel too optimist... Read more

Ahmedabad apparels sector gaining strength

Ahmedabad apparels sector gaining strength

"Ahmadabad’s textile market is worth around $25 billion, contributing nearly 12 per cent to India’s textile exports. It is backed by a strong supply chain from cotton production to textile machinery and now a thriving hub for apparels. As all resources are available close, the city can even quote an extreme... Read more

GTE highlights the latest and the best

GTE highlights the latest and the best

Garment Technology Expo (GTE) was held in Gujarat, August 18 to 20. Over 230 participants and brands including leading manufacturers as well as suppliers of garment machinery and accessories from over 18 countries including Germany, Japan, Taiwan, China, Korea, Italy and India participated. The show attracted a total ... Read more

China’s ban on textile scrap import hampers global recycling programs

China’s ban on textile scrap import hampers global recycling programs

"As a stepping stone, textile companies have taken the onus on themselves to ensure sustainable development. While on the other hand, a new ban on scrap textile imports in China could curb global textile recycling progress. In one of the first initiatives, a recent life-cycle assessment (LCA) of a waterborne polyuretha... Read more

VIP Judge Mug's design world is a mix of femininity and masculinity

VIP Judge Mug's design world is a mix of femininity and masculinity

  Mug, the designer of her Japanese born-and-bred brand G.V.G.V., launched the brand in 1991 after graduating from Kuwasawa Design School, G.V.G.V. has now become one of the most attractive Tokyo fashion label. G.V.G.V. has also injected its creativity into other fashion brands through design collab... Read more

CENTRESTAGE ELITES presents Korea's JUUN.J,HK's FFIXXED STUDIOS

CENTRESTAGE ELITES presents Korea's JUUN.J,HK's FFIXXED STUDIOS

CENTRESTAGE ELITES, a major fashion spectacular, took to the stage on 6 September, showcasing the latest Spring/Summer 2018 collections of Hong Kong brand FFIXXED STUDIOS and Korean label JUUN.J. The opening gala show was a highlight of CENTRESTAGE, the event aims to further reinforce position of HK as an internatio... Read more

Fashionally Spring/Summer 2018

Fashionally Spring/Summer 2018

DEMO. The contemporary classic- SS18 collection – Boys, be flowers DEMO has always been inspired by contradictories. The traditional character in courtesan, oiran appears as the protagonist of the season spring summer 2018. "Ordinary flowers bloom in spring, only plum blossoms in the winter, effloresces prior ... Read more

Vietnam, emerges an alternate haven for Indian denim mills

Vietnam, emerges an alternate haven for Indian denim mills

"Struggling with overcapacity issues, the denim industry has been scouting for overseas markets. Vietnam gets a special mention after Bangladesh. Vietnam has some good jeans manufacturing units but lacks a strong fabric base which is in fact an advantage for Indian or other countries’ denim mills. Though a diffic... Read more

Asia’s first Fashion Summit aims to make Hong Kong industry sustainabl…

Asia’s first Fashion Summit aims to make Hong Kong industry sustainable

Asia’s first Fashion Summit aims to make Hong Kong industry sustainable The influential decision makers in the Hong Kong fashion industry came together today to officially announce the Asia’s first and largest sustainable conference dedicated to driving positive and sustainable change in the... Read more

‘Made in America’ tag lure domestic consumers more, study

‘Made in America’ tag lure domestic consumers more, study

"As per recent American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) data, the US apparel and footwear industry contributed $383.6 billion in retail sales to the US economy. According to AAFA, the industry continued to be in a deflationary market for apparel during the past decade, with per capita consumption of apparel in ... Read more

CENTRESTAGE the glam brand show takes off in Hong Kong

CENTRESTAGE the glam brand show takes off in Hong Kong

  CENTRESTAGE, Asia’s premier fashion event, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), opened today and will continue till September 9 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The four-day show features more than 210 fashion brands from 22 countries and re... Read more

Vietnam emerges a strong sourcing base for US apparel brands

Vietnam emerges a strong sourcing base for US apparel brands

"Who knew the Trump government would change the fate of people who are wanting to set up base in Vietnam on the grounds of low labour cost and increasing sourcing activities. Steve DiBlasi, VP-global sourcing, Lanier Clothes shifted a fair amount of his company’s apparel production from China to Vietnam around si... Read more

India’s apparel export growth to remain flat, say experts

India’s apparel export growth to remain flat, say experts

"As per textile trade analysts and industry stalwarts, India’s apparel exports growth will remain flat or may see marginal rise this year, due to factors like GST, rupee appreciation against the dollar and sluggish global demand. As Rahul Mehta, President, Clothing Manufacturers' Association India (CMAI) points o... Read more

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Orissa plans apparel incubation center

Orissa’s handlooms, textile and handicrafts will get a boost as the government plans to s... Read more

Mimaki printers enable creativity

Mimaki’s UCJV 300-160 and UCJV 150-160 roll-to-roll UV LED printing and cutting solutions... Read more

Jeanologia to showcase HDR system in Bangalore edition of Denimandjeans

Jeanologia, the Spanish company best known for developing sustainable solutions for denim finis... Read more

S Hari Shankar is the new chairman ITME

  S Hari Shankar has been elected chairman, India International Textile Mac... Read more

SVP to build Oman plant

The Shri Vallabh Pittie group will build a cotton yarn plant in Oman. The project will manufac... Read more

Zimbabwe’s cotton program works wonders

Zimbabwe’s cotton production has increased 150 per cent this year. Cotton output increase... Read more

World trade up four per cent

World trade grew by 4.2 per cent year-on-year from January through June. Much of the increase... Read more

ATE brings Colaris-Infiniti to India

ATE has tied up with Austria’s Zimmer and China’s Union International to market Col... Read more

India realigns exports to China

India is changing its export mix and is realigning exports to China. While its northern neigh... Read more

German machinery manufacturers help in digitization

German textile machinery helps textile manufacturers interested in digitization, developing and... Read more

Finally cotton futures move

After a long time there has been some real movement in cotton futures. After trading sideways... Read more

US simplifies labeling rules

The procedure for labeling clothing, fur and textile labels in the US will be streamlined. Th... Read more

NAFTA should retain flexibility

Canadian, Mexican, and US negotiators should update NAFTA in a way that will continue the curre... Read more

Composites UK plans to launch sustainability sub group

On 3 October, Composites UK will officially launch its new sustainability sub group with an eve... Read more

Shopping malls growth in India slows

Shopping mall developments have slowed down as the developers avoided opening new malls owing t... Read more

Denim manufacturer ISKO gets Ecolabel

The European Commission put its Ecolabel scheme in place 25 years ago to provide sustainability... Read more

Silk developed as a fabric

Silk can be a replacement for nylon and polyester based clothing. Since silkworms and spiders... Read more

Turkey looks to regain favor

Europe is a favored destination for Turkish exports. Some 75 per cent of Turkey’s expor... Read more

SIMA urges centre to re-look on duty drawback rates

Indian textiles and clothing exports has been struggling during the last three years due to the... Read more

Denimsandjeans India to be held during September 25-26

India is all set to host its first Denimsandjeans show from September 25, 2017 in Bangalore. Th... Read more

Cordura introduces performance fabric technologies

Cordura is broadening its portfolio of protective performance fabric technologies for today&rsq... Read more

Chinese firms concerned about Pak’s poor infrastructure before relocation

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) may have brought the two countries closer, but the ... Read more

Italy works for cleaner fashion

Italy first addressed the issue of sustainable fashion a few years ago. It started in 2012 by ... Read more

Hyosung partners with Sofileta

Hyosung Creora has entered into a partnership with Sofileta. The new product maximizes the deo... Read more

To break fast-fashion addiction, Greenpeace plans to embrace “true material…

Clothes are cheaper and more disposable to shoppers than ever, and the environment is suffering... Read more

Automation confers benefits

The garment making industry is labor intensive and associated with low productivity. Things a... Read more

TT’s MD Sanjay K Jain is the new chairman of CITI

  Sanjay K Jain is the ne chairman of Confederation of Indian Textile Indus... Read more

Online fabric industry is mushrooming in India - Know how

The Indian fashion trajectory is a wide, rich structure of folklore, mixed with modern sensibil... Read more

Liverpool elevates denim styling and prices for Spring ’18

Denim and sportswear label, Liverpool, announced the launch of a new denim capsule collection a... Read more

University turns fiber into yarn

Recycled fiber can be transformed into a yarn and pleasant fabric. Based on a carbamate dissol... Read more

US develops cotton metrics

The US cotton industry will build upon the strong environmental gains already achieved over the... Read more

Value-addition key enhances textile exports

Haji Muhammad Akram Ansari, Minister of State for Commerce and Textile Industry, while addressi... Read more

Intertextile Shanghai to debate athleisure and sustainable fashion

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics will be held in China from October 11 to 13, 2017. This t... Read more

Assam holds Silk Mark Expo

Silk Mark Expo was held in Assam from September 15 to 19. This is a platform to popularise Silk... Read more

US cotton buyers switch to India

The world’s top cotton buyers, all in Asia, are flocking to India to secure sup¬plies... Read more