Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group has announced it will use blockchain technology to support its Tencel branded fibre business in a move it says will ensure complete transparency and traceability throughout the supply chain to the finished garment.
An agreement between the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) and the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in the country has finally been struck in a move that paves the way for the Accord to continue its operations for a transition period of 281 days.
Gerber Technology has released a major update to Design Suite, the Adobe Illustrator Plug-in for its YuniquePLM product lifecycle management tool, to help users improve speed and connectivity to accelerate the creative process.
Leading Taiwanese footwear manufacturer Longterm Concept has teamed up with designer Gu Guoyi and chemistry company BASF to develop a new athleisure shoe that combines advanced material innovations with the latest automation technology.
Top stories on just-style this week include the Trump administration's plan to impose a 25% tariff on nearly all Chinese exports to the US, Fast Retailing's decision to name all 242 of its garment supplier factories, a new Forward Fashion corporate responsibility strategy from PVH Corp, and the winners of the Texprocess Innovation Award.