Eight Dutch institutional investors, with combined assets of €725 billion, have launched the Platform Living Wage Financials initiative campaigning for fair wages in the textile sector in the developing world.
Denim trade show Kingpins will be kicking off its next edition with a transformers summit on 23 October, followed by the Kingpins Amsterdam show on 24 and 25 October, highlighting the latest denim innovations.
Fast Retailing, owner of Japan’s popular clothing chain Uniqlo, booked a record annual profit and forecast even stronger results in the current year, helped by growth in Asia and a recovery at its US stores.
Times are tough and they certainly seem to be so for Swedish retailer Kappahl. The company's full-year results presentation was headlined “a challenging year”, so you knew the news wasn’t going to be good.
The apparel and lifestyle retailer Sundance has opened a store in Deer Park town center, Illinois, and plans to open at two more locations by the end of 2018. The store officially opened on October 11.