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The global fashion business journal

Mar 29, 202011:38am


h By C. J.
Dec 19, 2019 — 8:54am

Developed markets will record a 1.6% advance in 2019, compared to the 2.3% growth recorded in 2018.

h By Silvia Riera
Dec 18, 2019 — 8:54am

Cotton, one of the main raw materials of the fashion industry, reached record highs in 2011 and again hit lows just three years later.

h By mds
Dec 17, 2019 — 6:28pm

A report by the consultant Bain&Company estimates that two-thirds of retailers in the United States will pass tariff-related costs on to holiday shoppers.

h By Silvia Riera
Dec 17, 2019 — 8:58am

The look for lower costs has continued to define sourcing routes of the fashion industry, although after the Rana Plaza tragedy in 2013 everything changed.

h By C. J.
Dec 17, 2019 — 8:57am

Most of the indicators used for the Hot Retail Cities 2019 report correspond to 2018, so the conflicts taking place in the world in 2019 or the 2020 election calendar have not yet impacted on their position in the global ranking.

h By MDS
Dec 16, 2019 — 4:21pm

The Italian luxury goods association has announced its roadmap until 2022.

h By mds
Dec 13, 2019 — 6:49pm

The region, strongly dependent on the evolution of raw materials, hasn’t been able to recover in the last forty years, according to the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean.

h By C. J.
Dec 13, 2019 — 8:54am

The agreement signed last summer puts an end to the commercial isolation of Latin America. Trade between the two regions represents 100 billion euros per year.

h By C. J./ D. G.
Dec 12, 2019 — 8:57am

Between Thursday and Friday, the European Commission will approve the European Green Deal, which aims to implement measures to make Europe climate neutral.

h By C. J.
Dec 11, 2019 — 8:54am

Organized by the United Nations (UN), companies like H&M, Inditex and GAP commit to fight against climate change.

h By mds
Dec 10, 2019 — 5:42pm

Fashion manufacturing in Prato dropped 3.1% in the first nine months of the year, according to data from Cofindustria Toscana Nord.

h By C. J.
Dec 10, 2019 — 8:54am

About 32% of companies in the sector have dropped their profit in the last fiscal year, according to the Global Fashion Drivers 2019 report.

h By mds
Dec 9, 2019 — 8:19am

During the weekend, 61% of Mexican customers bought online, according to the Mexican Association of Online Sales (Amvo).

h By C. J.
Dec 5, 2019 — 8:57am

Amongst a possible economic recession, trade war and Brexit, Switzerland, Australia and New Zealand are that will see less the consequences.

h By Mds
Dec 3, 2019 — 5:00pm

Donald Trump threatens to set tariffs as high as 100% on certain French imports valued at 2.4 billion dollars, including bags and cosmetic products.

News on the latest macroeconomic indicators related to the textile- and fashion industry worldwide.