Feedback Here

fbook  tweeter  linkin  google
Global contents also translated in Chinese

Urgent action needed to revive the Indian garment industry

Urgent action needed to revive the Indian garment industry

In a classic case of administrative delays hampering development, tax refunds worth Rs 5,000 crore ( .70 billion) are pending with the government. In March 2019, the government introduced a new scheme for the garment exports sector. Called the Rebate of State and Central Taxes and Levies (RoSCTL), the scheme sought to ... Read more

Uster partners with Chinese company Esquel

Uster partners with Chinese company Esquel

It takes a special kind of focus for a company to achieve the status of a recognized ‘industry leader’. Maintaining that position is even more challenging, with a constant drive for maximum efficiency, optimized quality and total customer satisfaction. The Chinese company Esquel has exactly those attributes... Read more

US-China tariff battle ends with trade deal, apparel sector unhappy with de…

US-China tariff battle ends with trade deal, apparel sector unhappy with deal

"United States will reduce the 15 per cent tariffs imposed on a wide range of Chinese consumer goods by half and also cancel another round of tariffs implemented in December. On its part, China will buy an additional $12.5 billion worth of agricultural products from the US in the first year and $19.5 billion worth of g... Read more

Product quality, infrastructure to help Bangladesh counter Ethiopian challe…

Product quality, infrastructure to help Bangladesh counter Ethiopian challenge

"Giving tough competition to Bangladesh, Ethiopia has emerged strong as a sourcing destination for apparels. However, how much Bangladesh needs to fear its new rival is a question being raised by many experts. The Ethiopian government is investing lots of efforts in promoting its apparel industry. The country is invest... Read more

More operational investments to help brands grow, manage unsold inventory

More operational investments to help brands grow, manage unsold inventory

"Sound inventory management is gaining importance as this year around 11 of the 16 major retail companies globally, selling apparel, footwear or accessories, filed for bankruptcy. Majority of companies are dominated by private label products. Poor inventory management is driving retailers to such dire straits who have ... Read more

With growing popularity of licensed apparels, Disney clinches new brand dea…

With growing popularity of licensed apparels, Disney clinches new brand deals

"Disney fashion was the exclusive prerogative of kids not so long ago but today, even fashion-conscious youngsters are choosing to wear Disney inspired apparels and accessories. Having seen the market potential Gucci at a recent runway show held at Le Palace in Paris by unveiled a $4,500 plastic purse shaped in the for... Read more

Fashion to become more sustainable with rise in manmade fibers and finer ga…

Fashion to become more sustainable with rise in manmade fibers and finer gauges

The world’s leading provider of industrial machine needles, precision parts and fine tools, Groz Beckert Asia offers its customers systems and services for production and joining of textile fabrics. The company, founded in 1852, employs more than 9,000 people and has production sites in Germany, Belgium, the Czec... Read more

'We plan to increase RTW exports to Europe and America in the next two year…

'We plan to increase RTW exports to Europe and America in the next two years’

"After a successful four decades experience in the home furnishing segment, Medusa Source ventured into the fashion apparel business. The company supplies garments to some of the top brands of North America, Europe, Latin America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Australia. It follows the best modern supply side practices... Read more

Ecommerce technologies changing shopping experiences across India

Ecommerce technologies changing shopping experiences across India

The world's sixth-largest economy, India also has the world’s youngest population. According to India Brand Equity Foundation, this will boost consumer expenditure in the country to $3.6 trillion by next year as emerging new technologies is changing the overall shopping experiences. As Prasad Shejale, Founder an... Read more

Turkey’s cotton production gets government’s policy boost

Turkey’s cotton production gets government’s policy boost

"An important link between Europe and Asia, Turkey is a significant exporter of cotton and cotton products to the European Union. The country's textile exporters are known for their fast order response time and higher quality products. Nearly 36,000 companies operate in the sector. The EU remains the leading market for... Read more

The Fairyland for Fashion is creating dimensions for fashion industries

The Fairyland for Fashion is creating dimensions for fashion industries

"The Fairyland for Fashion represents a unique location where visitors can make contact with the main international suppliers for fabrics (cotton, denim, silk, linen and hemp, wool, leather and related materials, synthetic fibres, suiting, embroidery and lace, jacquard, plain or printed fabrics, etc.), finished clothin... Read more

A great year ahead for the Turel Group as demand for machines grows

A great year ahead for the Turel Group as demand for machines grows

Banking on the growing demand for its machines, Turel Group expects 2020 to be a great year for the company.Viraf Turel, Chairman expounds on the company’s operations, future plans and the market in Ludhiana   Unperturbed by the economic recession, the Turel Group of companies grew by 20 per cent in 2019. ... Read more

Texworld Paris 2020 offers range of diversity

Texworld Paris 2020 offers range of diversity

Texworld Paris, international offer of fabrics, supplies and accessories through nearly 750 exhibitors from more than 25 countries. There is always a new player in cotton, wool, linen and silk notably from China, India and Korea. An exceptional offer is also expected from the print and jacquard sectors, which contains ... Read more

Localisation, Technology and Spinternet gain attention

Localisation, Technology and Spinternet gain attention

"Globalisation is leading to a reformation in thinking of global economies that are shifting their focus to localisation. Now, wars are being raged over tech, rather than trade. The new economic paradigms, emerging in response to world’s social, environment, political and economic challenges, call for new rules o... Read more

Rental fashion to be grab the limelight in 2020

Rental fashion to be grab the limelight in 2020

Starting a new trend, Banana Republic launched its own rental services in 2019. However, the road ahead seems challenging as even big rental companies like Rent the Runway have been facing tough times of late. The company faced several service glitches in 2019 and even had to shut down its subscription facilities for a... Read more

Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada 2020 plans comprehensive trade additions wi…

Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada 2020 plans comprehensive trade additions with Toronto Congress Centre

Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada, one of the renowned international sourcing event focused on the North American apparel, textile, and fashion sectors is proud to announce that it will be doing its fifth annual edition at a new venue, the Toronto Congress Centre, August 17th  to 19th  2020. ATSC 2020 is expec... Read more

Pure London shares womenswear edit and debut Barbara Hulanicki collection “…

Pure London shares womenswear edit and debut Barbara Hulanicki collection “Flare Street”

The incredible founder and designer of Biba, Barbara Hulanicki has collaborated with slow-fashion ethical label Flare Street for a new AW20 collection which will be launching in the UK at Pure London. Barbara has created a hand-drawn textile design exclusively for Flare Street featuring on a range of modern and meticul... Read more

Dr. A Sakthivel takes charge as the new Chairman of AEPC

Dr. A Sakthivel takes charge as the new Chairman of AEPC

"Padma Shri Dr. A Sakthivel has taken over as the new chairman of the Apparel Export Promotion Council from January 6, 2020. He was elected to the Board of Directors of Apparel Export Promotion Council in the year 1982 and has served the council for almost four decades. He is also the first person in the history of AEP... Read more

Quality consciousness, cost management to help textile manufacturers beat c…

Quality consciousness, cost management to help textile manufacturers beat competition

“The knitting industry has grown over the past few years with over 4,500 machines making knitted shoe uppers in New Delhi today,” notes Rajesh Bihani, Managing Director, RI Texsolutions, a company engaged in manufacturing knitted shoe uppers for adults and children. Dismal outlook for future However, the ... Read more

Asia loses its shine with many European brands exiting the market

Asia loses its shine with many European brands exiting the market

"Reversing a two-decade long policy of expansion, European fashion brands are turning away from the Asian market. Decreasing consumer expenditure amid the US-China trade war is luring brands away from the Asian markets with challenges like Brexit and protests and strikes further adding to woes. Brands like Germany-base... Read more

Accountability to increase sustainability quotient of fashion industry

Accountability to increase sustainability quotient of fashion industry

"The $2.5 trillion fashion industry accounts for 10 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions. Most of this damage is caused during the production and processing of garments especially those made from synthetic materials. These synthetic materials are sourced from fossil fuel and account for over 60 per cent of all f... Read more

US apparel retailers to buck slowdown with new initiatives in 2020

US apparel retailers to buck slowdown with new initiatives in 2020

"Both department stores and apparel retailers in the US lost ground in 2019 as consumers increasingly turned to online shopping. Worst affected were stores like Macy’s and Gap, along with Kohl’s Corp., L Brands Inc. and Nordstorm Inc., which emerged as the poorest-performing individual stocks on the S&P... Read more

Brands opt to overhaul operations to reach sustainability goals

Brands opt to overhaul operations to reach sustainability goals

"The realisation that fashion is one of the most polluting industries in the world is also impacting consumer behavior. For instance, Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg took a zero-emissions sailboat to New York for the UN’s climate conference this summer instead of the regular airplane. Similarly, brand H&a... Read more

 
Trends that will Influence 2020
TRENDSPOTTING 2020
 
TRENDING & HOT
GST - For All GST Update - click here

Brexit - For all Brexit Impact News - click here

TPP - For all TPP Update - click here

 
FEATURED EVENTS
  1. FoF
Texworld Paris 2020
 
TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY UPDATE

 
FEATURED COMPANIES
 
PROSPERITY TEXTILE UPDATES
For more Prosperity Textile News - click here
 
MOST POPULAR NEWS
 
COTTON INDEX
Cotton - Daily Price - Commodity Prices - Price Charts, Data, and News - FashionatingWorld
 
HOW TEXTILE RECYCLING WORKS

Saurer to showcase new machines at ITME Africa 2020

Saurer will showcase spinning and embroidery machines at ITME Africa 2020 expo that will be hel... Read more

Stella McCartney launches new collection of biodegradable jeans

UK fashion designer Stella McCartney has launched a new collection of biodegradable jeans in pa... Read more

India to raise its fashion exports to $300 billion by 2025

Non-profit agency Invest India’s latest data foresees, Indian textile and fashion exports... Read more

Burberry to hold Autumn/Winter 2020 runway show in Shanghai

Burberry, the British luxury fashion giant, plans to hold its Fall 2020 runway show in Shanghai... Read more

New technologies, investments, compliance to aid industry growth

Technology is making big strides across the global apparel industry.  However, India lags ... Read more

Kingtex embarks on India expansion amidst market slowdown

Established in 1967, Kingtex is a Taiwan-based textile machinery manufacturer involved in makin... Read more

NCTO talks on Signing of Phase One Deal on 301 Tariffs

The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO), shows the full spectrum of U.S. textiles ... Read more

Pakistan’s APTMA opposes more charges for electricity

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has opposed Pakistan government’s decision... Read more

Ireland to reduce plastic and fast fashion waste

Ireland has formulated a ‘radical’ new strategy to focus on reducing plastic packag... Read more

Accord to cease operations from May 2010

Set up by top European clothing brands to check worker safety standards in Bangladesh, Accord w... Read more

Factory closures affect Bangladesh apparel segment

Many factories in Bangladesh’s readymade garment sector are shutting down. Almost 60 garm... Read more

Ludhiana’s hosiery sector waits for refunds

Ludhiana’s hosiery industry is troubled by delays in refunds. The delays pertain primaril... Read more

India offers exporters ad hoc incentive

Exporters of apparel and made-ups in India will be entitled to a special one-time additional ad... Read more

Indo-Canadian streetwear brand Sevin Kasran infuses modern with traditional…

Sevin Kasran’s design language merges the modern and the traditional. This streetwear bra... Read more

Shandong Ruyi put on blacklist with its inability to pay off debts

Chinese trading company Shandong Ruyi is having difficulties paying off debts. A textile group ... Read more

BenQ announces the launch of Xpore

BenQ materials is excited to announce the launch of Xpore, a ground-breaking new technology for... Read more

C.L.A.S.S. participates at the World Economic Forum in Davos

C.L.A.S.S. eco hub with UN-related platform Fashion 4 Development Solutions at World Economic F... Read more

Italian Fashion World agrees to manifesto in promoting diversity

The Italian National Fashion Chamber is upholding a diversity agenda among Milan’s major ... Read more

China Phase 1 Trade Deal brings boost for U.S. Cotton

The National Cotton Council thinks the Phase 1 trade deal with China signed today by President ... Read more

Lenzing launches sustainable reforestation project in Albania

Lenzing initiated a project in Albania designed to promote sustainable forestry and improve loc... Read more

EUROJERSEY presents the SS 2021 Ready-to-Wear Collection with comforting fa…

EUROJERSEY brings Sensitive Fabrics a new collection called "conscious tech". A new feeling, a ... Read more

Saurer joins the ITME Africa 2020

Saurer’s to bring more extensive spinning offerings, at the exhibition which will enable ... Read more

Kornit Digital to showcase new DTG print systems at Impressions Expo Long B…

Kornit Digital (Nasdaq: KRNT), a global market leader in digital textile printing technology, a... Read more

Puma associates with Psv Eindhoven

Sportswear celebrated company PUMA has entered into a new long- term partnership with PSV Eindh... Read more

Central Asia curbs cotton exports

Cotton consumption in Central Asia is expanding significantly. These countries are curbing expo... Read more

Diesel Partners to develop sustainable denim strategy

Diesel, the Italian denim brand has partnered sustainability and communications consultancy com... Read more

Mill sector calls for government intervention to control cotton prices

Troubled over the steep escalation in cotton prices and the Cotton Corporation of India’s... Read more

Lycra offers startling innovations

Lycra’s ground-breaking innovations include LycraFitSense, LycraMyFit, LycraEcoMade and P... Read more

Bangladesh lists focus areas for garment products

Bangladesh will focus on certain garment products for value addition and exports. The global ma... Read more

Vietnam’s cotton imports dip

In 2019, Vietnam’s exports of textiles and garments were up eight per cent year on year. ... Read more

Vietnam faces a dip in orders as buyers shift to cheaper countries

Vietnamese textile manufacturers are seeing orders decline as buyers are moving to other, cheap... Read more

Hemp Horizons to expand into fashion

Indian start-up dealing in hemp-based products, Hemp Horizons is looking to expand into the fas... Read more

Techtextil India promotes technical textiles across 13 contingents

The 7th edition of Techtextil India, 2019 promoted a gamut of technical textile solutions from ... Read more

Competitors thwart Indian apparel exports

The ongoing global trade war has opened doors for Indian apparel exporters. However, it would r... Read more

Turkish yarn exports fall six per cent

In 2019, Turkish yarn exports decreased 6.1 per cent. Exports of home textiles increased 1.8 pe... Read more

Chinese products selling on Amazon in the US

Chinese manufacturers are selling products to US consumers through Amazon. And they are succeed... Read more

Investments to fuel development of Indian Garment Industry

Representing most exporters in the NCR, the Garment Exporters Manufacturers Association is the ... Read more

Tommy Hilfiger, shares finalists of the 2019 Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Frontie…

The global program uplifts to support entrepreneurial start-up and scale-up businesses developi... Read more