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Mills Feeling Pinch of Economic Pressures

Organizers of next week's circuit of international textile shows here are preparing to face buyers whose fears of a recession and a depressed retail...

In a Pinch

Nothing needs to be ironed out with this trend. Whether they're rippled with waves, creased like a paper fan or just plain crumpled, wrinkled textiles are...

Elections Raise Hopes for Thai Manufacturers

Industry executives hope that a new democratic government in Thailand will focus on increasing consumer confidence and private investment.

Where the Garment Factory Is Going

Running the largest apparel technology company in the world gives Lectra chief executive officer Daniel Harari a perspective on globalization and automation...

Social Awareness Is Focus Of China's Industry Leaders

With growing global attention on workers' rights and environmental issues, China's textile and apparel manufacturers need to step up their efforts in...

Proposed Commerce, USTR Funding Takes Hit

The Commerce Department and U.S. Trade Representative's office lost millions of dollars in proposed funding for the 2008 fiscal year after Democrats were...

In Brief: Medal Contender... Yarn Production Gains... Kathryn Conover Hire...

Valerie Hermann is making room on her mantelpiece for yet another accolade.

Fabric Technology Spurs Japan Creation

The Japan Creation textile fair this month featured hand-spun silk and polyester recycling systems, showcasing the country's ability to preserve ancient...

As TDA Closes, Roberts Remembers Different Days

Bruce Roberts, a key figure in the textiles industry for decades, remembers when the domestic fiber business thrived.

In Brief: Watts to QVC... Playing Defense...

Claire Watts, former vice president of merchandising at Wal-Mart Stores Inc., will join QVC Inc. on Jan. 7 and become president of U.S. commerce in May.

Retail Focus Fuels Guess

The momentum keeps building at Guess Inc. as the company logs double-digit gains in Q3 earnings and sales and raised its guidance.

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