Designer Stella McCartney has has sold a minority stake in her business to LVMH to accelerate worldwide development of her eponymous British luxury fashion brand, and as part of a wider sustainability push at the luxury goods group.
San Francisco-based fit technology company Bold Metrics has developed a Smart Size Chart that uses machine learning technology to connect shoppers to clothing that fits according to their personal preference
A swingeing 32.8% hike in the average price of natural gas in Bangladesh from 1 July has stoked anger among clothing and textile manufacturers producers and trade unions, raising concern it could damage the competitiveness of their US$34bn industry.
Denim experts from around the world have contributed to new guidelines launched today (16 July) to help fashion brands and manufacturers transform the way they produce jeans by tackling waste, pollution, and the use of harmful practices.
Insolvent German women's wear retailer Gerry Weber International has struck an investment agreement with asset management firms Robus Capital Management and Whitebox Advisors in what it calls a "milestone" in securing the company's future.
Billionaire businessman and Edinburgh Woollen Mill-owner Philip Day has successfully taken women's value clothing retailer Bonmarché Plc private after his investment vehicle Spectre Holdings closed its takeover of the company with a 93% share.
UK sportswear retailer Sports Direct is to delay the publication of its full-year financial results due, to the complexities of integrating the House of Fraser business and its uncertain trading performance.
The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers & Exporters Association (BGMEA), the trade body for the country's export-oriented apparel manufacturers, has joined the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action.
The latest update of the Responsible Down Standard is described as the "most substantial revision" since its launch in 2014, and includes the mandatory euthanasia of sick or injured birds in order to prevent suffering, and stunning before slaughter.