Shares in Hugo Boss have increased this morning (21 January) as the German fashion brand has achieved its adjusted targets for the 2019 financial year thanks to a "significant" increase in sales and earnings in the final quarter.
The European Parliament's trade committee has today (21 January) given the green light to the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA), paving the way for the full Parliament to cast its final vote in February.
Cambodian garment factories are exploring options to automate and digitise operations in order to grow efficiencies and secure new business, according to fashion tech platform Zilingo, which recently showcased its offering at a conference hosted by the Garment Manufacturers Association of Cambodia (GMAC).
British fashion brand Joules has recorded a fall in first-half sales and profit, impacted by poor Christmas trading due to stock availability issues, non-recurring costs linked to supply chain initiatives, China-US tariffs and the timing of Black Friday this year.
Denim trade show Kingpins has lambasted the cotton industry for too many claims of sustainability and no clear agreement on what the word means, which it says has left consumers and denim fabric buyers confused.