German online fashion retailer Zalando on Tuesday reported a more than doubling of sales on its site from brands seeking to expand their e-commerce presence, helping total second-quarter revenue jump 27%.
Fashion conglomerate Shandong Ruyi has brushed aside a sale of textile maker Lycra proposed by Lycra's creditors and is instead looking to publicly float the business, two people with direct knowledge told Reuters.
What to do with China's abundant stock of coal? Chemicals giant Hengli plans to make clothes out of it. The firm has surprised observers by getting into mining with a $20bn project to convert coal into polyester yarn.
America’s National Retail Federation has teamed up with other industry bodies to release a statement reiterating its “zero tolerance” approach to forced labor and calling on national government to take action.
Sweden's Polygiene, which offers stay-fresh functionality for textiles, said Thursday that it’s linked with denim brand Diesel to introduce “an innovative denim treatment that physically halts 99% of any viral activity”.
Levi's announced its commitments to providing further financial support to its garment workers, after the company appeared on a list of brands that had not yet fully paid suppliers for already made product.
Fashion brands and retailers re-opening around the world to patchy demand, and carrying unsold stock from spring have cut fall orders by as much as two-thirds in moves spelling more pain for Asian suppliers.
Schiaparelli kicked off first the ever fully digital Paris haute couture season on Monday with a film which concentrated on its couturier, Daniel Roseberry, since he was marooned in New York throughout the lockdown.