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Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Chico's board rebuffs takeover bid  (2019-05-20)
  US women's wear retailer Chico's FAS has rejected an unsolicited proposal from private equity firm Sycamore Partners.
Calik Denim commits to UN Global Compact  (2019-05-20)
  Turkish denim mill Calik Denim has become the latest signatory to the UN Global Compact to boost its sustainability efforts.
Lenzing to trace fibres with blockchain technology  (2019-05-20)
  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.
Marks & Spencer invests in 3D digital fit company   (2019-05-20)
  Marks & Spencer has announced 3D digital fit company Texel as the third startup selected for its retail accelerator programme under its joint venture (JV) with Founders Factory.
Bangladesh Accord granted transition period   (2019-05-20)
  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 speeds creative process with YuniquePLM update  (2019-05-17)
  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.
New athleisure shoe combines material and technology innovations  (2019-05-17)
  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.
PETA urges fashion firms to drop cashmere  (2019-05-17)
  Cashmere is the latest raw material to incur the wrath of PETA, with retailers being urged to drop the luxury fibre following a new investigation by the animal rights group.
Nike's new workbook offers sustainable guidelines for designers  (2019-05-17)
  US sporting goods giant Nike has unveiled a new Circular Design Workbook to provide designers and product creators across the apparel industry with a common language for circularity. 
Top stories this week on just-style...  (2019-05-16)
  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. 
Asics accelerates on several sustainability goals  (2019-05-16)
  Sportswear firm Asics Corporation made significant progress on its sustainability goals in 2018, including surpassing its CO2 emissions reduction targets two years earlier than initially planned. 
Retailers urged to act fast to engage sustainable shoppers  (2019-05-16)
  The overwhelming majority of UK consumers believe retailers should be acting sustainably - but that most are not doing enough to address issues around sustainability and climate change.
Moss Bros "on track" for FY as sales edge up  (2019-05-16)
  Menswear retailer Moss Bros says it remains on track to meet market expectations for the year after recovering from the stock related challenges it faced a year ago. 
The Lycra Company launches new China innovation centre   (2019-05-16)
  The Lycra Company has opened a new Advanced Textile Innovation Center (ATIC) in China today (16 May) in a move to increase in the US-based firm's global R&D capabilities.
Tax refunds and weather weigh on US retail sales in April  (2019-05-16)
  US retail sales slipped in April amid a fall in sales at clothing retailers in the country, new figures show.