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Global apparel markets: product developments and innovations, 4th quarter 2013
published in Issue 24, 4th quarter 2013
This report analyses some of the latest developments and innovations in the global apparel industry, including: antimicrobial fabric finishes; colour trends; fabric coatings; garment technologies; jeanswear; liquid repellent apparel; and wearable technology. The report includes news from the following innovative companies, individuals and other organisations: Aamir Patel, Bart Huydts, Christiaan Holland, DSM Dyneema, EMPA (Eidgenössische Materialprüfungs und Forschungsanstalt -- the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology), Gelderland Valoriseert, Gert Jan Jongerden, Huntsman Textile Effects, Levi Strauss & Co, Nonwovens Innovation & Research Institute (NIRI), Pantone, Pauline van Dongen, Sanitized and The Woolmark Company.
Four times a year, Global Apparel Markets provides essential and up-to-date analysis and insight into the global apparel industry.
Reports contain updates on developments in the apparel sector, trade and trade policy, research-based information on individual market sectors, business news and expert opinions on strategy – to keep retailers, manufacturers and investors informed of the facts and figures which will affect their businesses.
Each issue contains:
a detailed research-based report or company profile covering information on sourcing, developments in technology, colour and/or fabric trends, market sectors such as discount retailing, or other issues which affect companies in the apparel industry;
a round-up of industry developments and innovations in the apparel sector;
a feature on trade and trade policy;
advice from industry experts on strategy; and
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