Topshop's brand perception metrics are falling following the sexual and racial harassment allegations against Sir Philip Green, the chairman of the brand’s parent company, Arcadia Group. That is according to a survey by market research and data analytics firm YouGov, which inquired consumers whether […]

Suppliers are under mounting financial pressure from buyers, according to a new report released this week by Better Buying, an organization dedicated to improving purchasing practices in the apparel supply chain. Better Buying surveyed 319 suppliers from 38 countries, who provided anonymous ratings […]

Over 290 companies representing 20 percent of all plastic packaging produced globally have signed a global commitment to end plastic waste and pollution at the source. The initiative was led by UK charity Ellen MacArthur Foundation, in collaboration with UN Environment. Fashion companies such as H&M, […]

L'Oreal, the world's biggest cosmetics company, said Tuesday it enjoyed its strongest sales growth in more than a decade, thanks in part to luxury skincare products. Coming in at nearly 19.9 billion euros (22.6 billion USD) in the third quarter, sales rose by 6.8 percent on a like-for-like basis that […]

Fashion conglomerate Chesterfield has announced the launch of their new 'Belligerent' line which is aimed at today’s youth who want to “celebrate their self-motivated confidence.” A brainchild of Austin Tomasello, the line aims to take Chesterfield towards a more mainstream audience. The announcement […]

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (BCP) has published a list of the main chemicals used in the manufacturing of low-cost clothing, mainly from China. China is the world's largest manufacturer of textile products, however, Chinese manufacturers are not the only offenders. Many global fashion brands […]

Menswear brand Jos. A. Bank has announced the expansion of its custom suiting and dress shirt programs to include the TravelTech brand, essentially a thermostat built into a suit. The new collaboration adds the benefit of performance fabrics to personalized tailored suits, sport coats and dress shirts. […]

VF Corporation announced today that it has completed the sale of the Reef brand to The Rockport Group, the footwear company owned by private equity firm Charlesbank since August. Reef joins Rockport, Aravon and Dunham in The Rockport Group’s portfolio of brands. The terms of the agreement were not disclosed. […]

New York - Muslims spent fashion at 270 billion dollars in 2017, according to the Global Islamic Economy Report 2018/19 estimates. Muslim spend on clothing is forecast to reach 361 billion dollars by 2023. The Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre (DIEDC) has just published the results of the report […]

ANALYSIS New York - On average, brokerages expect Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) to report full-year sales of 14.95 billion dollars for the current year, with estimates ranging from 14.84 billion dollars to 15.25 billion. According to Zacks, for the next year, analysts anticipate that the business […]




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