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 and Politecnico di Milano’s Graduate School of Business (MIP) will collaborate in creating a 12-month part-time postgraduate degree programme in luxury brand management which aims to hone in on the untapped potential of such programmes in the Middle Eastern market. With […]

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 […]

Despite Hong Kong's reputation for rampant consumerism, a nascent movement against fast fashion is taking root in the city, with clothes-mending workshops and pop-up swaps growing in popularity, and designers parading recycled fabrics on the catwalk. From broken umbrellas to discarded curtains, no material […]

A fashion brand’s headquarters and location is becoming just as important as the clothing design. To foster creativity and attract top talent, companies are investing into building work environments that are inspiring, innovative and even socially conscious. From blending in with its natural surroundings […]

An exhibition of the United Kingdom’s Commonwealth Fashion Exchange has just opened at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology. Originally launched at London’s Buckingham Palace in February, the Commonwealth Fashion Exchange is a celebration of fashion and artisan talents in commonwealth nations. […]

In today’s world, fashion is not just a trillion dollar business, but also a heavyweight on the global market permeating numerous industries. Whether you are drawn to luxury brands steeped in tradition or the tech innovation of fashion e-commerce, there are more opportunities than ever for those curious […]

London - Online fashion retailer Asos is hosting a full-day conference in London to bring together 90 of its top-selling brands to discuss ethical trade and sustainability issues. The Future of Fashion: Transformation Through Collaboration event, taking place today, September 26, is being attended by […]

With the ever-evolving landscape of fashion retail, the way customers shop continues to shift due to the rise of e-commerce and the influence of social media. That doesn’t mean the apparel industry is losing its luster. More than ever, it’s a sign of exciting times, the forefront of how individuals […]