Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear
Several exhibitors said foot traffic to their booths seemed stable and they expressed hope that a weak yen will boost international orders.
Designer and Luxury
Funeral services were held Monday for trunk show pioneer Jacqueline Boomis Block.
The firm has reorganized its North American wholesale business, bringing together all of its brands under a newly created underwear group.
The collaboration with Swedish firm Teenage Engineering is the H&M-owned brand’s first outside ready-to-wear.
The Markets Features
The 60-minute long “Made in Bangladesh” show focuses on poor working conditions in the mass production garment factories.
The next edition of the textile fair will take place amid an inclement macroeconomic climate.
Ruth Manchester, 93, a fashion designer and pioneer in the area of junior sportswear, died in Los Angeles on Jan. 21.
Wooters was a retired chairman of Cotton Incorporated and the first chief executive officer of the organization
Mergers and Acquisitions
Berkshire Partners and New Balance formed a new entity and paid $280 million.