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outerwear, polar vortex, winter, NPD, Bloomingdale’s, Stone Island, Canada Goose, Herno, Moncler, North Face, Nautica, Ninox, high-tech, performance, fabrics,

Outerwear Brands Go High-Tech

High-performance attributes are being combined with a modern design aesthetic to appeal to today’s consumer looking for fashion with function.

Zady, Sourced In, Made In, millenials, white house, petition, apparel, manufacturing, supply chain, transparency

Zady Launching 'Sourced In' Initiative

The aim is to go beyond the “Made In...” tag found on apparel, pushing brands to disclose every level of their product supply chain.

Procter & Gamble Hosts Future Fabric Summit

P&G set its sights on adding value to garments by addressing the cognitive-emotional connection in the clean and care process.

China October Cotton imports Hit Lowest Monthly Level in Five Years

China imported 81,900 tonnes of cotton in October, down 42 percent on the same month last year, and the lowest level since January 2009, data showed.

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Turning Sustainability From Burden to Asset

The concept of sustainability is evolving from a cost burden to manufacturers already under severe price pressures to a way of becoming more efficient.

manufacturing, textiles, knitwear, factory, Yangon, Prosperity Knitwear Myanmar, China, Myanmar, worker, wages, exports, Myanmar Investment Commission,

As Myanmar Performs, Apparel Production Grows

A new factory in a duty-free industrial zone an hour outside of Yangon is the first of two plants to be opened by Prosperity Knitwear Myanmar Ltd..

Companies Balance Reputations, Rewards in Myanmar

The country poses numerous risks for investors cautious not only about the financial stakes, but of their international reputations, as well.

Premiere Vision Flexes Its Muscles in Brazil

The fair is also deploying a Latin American textile fashion trends service and designer consultancy capability to prop up its fortunes.

Spring 2015 fashion fabrics, Damir Doma, Prabal Gurung, Gabriele Colangelo, Mary Katrantzou

Spring Fabrics: Applied Imagination

Designers cut, appliquéd and printed fabrics to create intricate motifs that seemed to come alive as they reacted to light and the movement of the body.

david bashe, alysia reiner, cradle to cradle, stella mccartney, msnbc, thomas roberts, amber valletta

Stella McCartney, Amber Valletta and Alysia Reiner on Fashion Positive

The second annual Cradle to Cradle Innovation Celebration was held at Gotham Hall Friday night.

Lenzing Posts Earnings Gain in Third Quarter

The Lenzing Group’s cost-cutting measures helped the fiber producer achieve a slight earnings improvement

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