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‘Garment Costing – how technology can support the complexities of costing in today’s apparel supply chain’

Buyers, merchandisers, designers and clothing technologists will appreciate an in-depth analysis of the complex cost factors that impact today’s global supply chains, from fibre to fashion.  The garment manufacturing mix of labour, materials, overhead costs and logistics is often challenging to appreciate, so industry experts have collaborated on the recently published ASBCI technical handbook; ‘Garment…

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Everyday workplace fashion

Clothing is a tool used to visualise and benchmark ourselves and the people around us. The way we dress provides conclusions about our persona, social status aspirations and level of professionalism. As fashion designer, Rachel Zoe says, “Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak, dress shabbily and they remember…

New Generation: Meet Pedro Sampaio

With a degree in business management training, Pedro Sampaio belongs to the second generation working at Mazoni, a footwear company based in Felgueiras, in the north of Portugal. Pedro Sampaio has been involved in Mazoni’s management for over a decade now. Working along with his dad, Mr. Sampaio considers the footwear sector most stimulating. Why…

Kenneth Cole Announces Regional Footwear Agreement With GBG Europe Footwear And Accessories Ltd

GBG will distribute men’s and women’s footwear and manufacture and distribute women’s handbags and men’s and women’s accessories in select territories for the American label. In an effort to continue global expansion of the brand, Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc. has signed a 4-year agreement with GBG Europe Footwear and Accessories Limited, a United Kingdom corporation,…

Desl Supports Textile And Apparel Manufacturing With Membership In Americas Apparel Producers’ Network

Discover e-Solutions Ltd. (DeSL), the leading provider in integrated collaborative product lifecycle solutions for the fashion, apparel, textile and footwear sectors, is excited to announce its recent membership to Americas Apparel Producers’ Network (AAPN). The AAPN promotes doing business in the USA and the Americas as a more flexible, faster, safer sourcing model. Their philosophy…