The Markets Features

The Markets

The Markets Features

Bangladesh Alliance Releases First Annual Report

Labor activists remain encouraged but critical.

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Performance Yarns Pop at Pitti Filati

Encouraging signs of recovery were registered at the three-day yarn fair, as spinners used innovation to spur sales at home and abroad.

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Who's Next Attendance Slips in Paris

Attendance at the July edition of the trade show was down 17 percent year-on-year.

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Berlin Fashion Week Keeps Visitors Busy

With 12 trade shows running July 8 to 10, plus more than 50 runway shows and stage presentations, there was more than enough to keep visitors occupied.

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Miami Swim Week Preview: Market Forecast Robust

The swimwear category is performing well and continues to grow via diversification and innovative products.

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Weighing Tech's Place in Fashion

Just how much technology is changing the apparel and accessories trade was in focus at the Fashion Tech Forum, hosted by Karen Harvey Consulting Group.

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Source Africa Shows Continent's Potential

The promise of Africa as a viable production venue is beginning to bear fruit, according to experts at the Cape Town trade fair.

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Hong Kong Fashion Week Struggles With Direction

Attendees at the 21st edition found underutilized Chinese factories actively seeking deals from even smaller, developing brands.

Wal-Mart Gaining Steam With Made-in-U.S. Push

The retail giant on Tuesday held its first open call for U.S. vendors at the company’s Bentonville, Ark., headquarters.

Bread & Butter Adds Seoul to 2015 Calendar

The trade show is scheduled to touch down in Barcelona in January, Berlin in July and make its debut in Seoul in September.

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New York Shows Key to 'Making It'

Several major trade shows are coming to town to create a forum for the latest textile trends for fall 2015.

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