IN-DEPTHAntwerp - From here on out, the term technology will be synonymous with Antwerp. Last weekend the SuperNova festival took place for the very first time, an event displaying the future of technology, proving that the fashion world, too, is no stranger to the ever-growing wave of digitalization. […]

The time of holiday shopping is around the corner and companies in the US and UK are gearing up to hire seasonal staff to help create a warm and decorative atmosphere during these special months. Consumers will soon be looking forward to the holiday festivities which today, more than ever, include many […]

The fashion industry faces a lack of suitable talents; previous decades of offshoring have created a skills gap, as universities stopped teaching technical and production skills. Along with the constant wave of new technologies, training for employees becomes a pressing need for businesses to stay relevant […]

INTERVIEW London - Fashion Scout’s Merit Award winner, I-Am-Chen, who was recently announced as a finalist for the International Woolmark Prize, is proving that her knitwear label can be an all-seasons label after showcasing her spring/summer 2019 collection filled with innovative lightweight pieces. […]

EXCLUSIVEThe fashion industry is in dire need of professionals with technical skills, as universities stopped providing students with skills related to functions which are usually outsourced. Now, technologies such as 3D design, big data and artificial intelligence are widening the gap even more, because […]

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) and Politecnico di Milano’s Graduate School of Business (MIP) have announced they are creating a 12-month part-time postgraduate degree programme in luxury brand management set to available in the Middle East in late 2019. The programme, which aims to develop […]

In a capitalist economy, mergers and acquisitions are the key to success and this is more relevant than ever for the global fashion industry. When it comes to multinational luxury companies, Kering, LVMH and Richemont dominate the sector. In recent years, Capri Holdings (previously known as Michael […]

Market intelligence agency Mintel has revealed the six consumer trends its expert analysis concludes impact the current international industries and markets and predicts how these trends will play out in coming years. Mintel’s research shows the trends and values in which today’s consumers are becoming […]