Raw MaterialsFeature

Technical Textile Growth Set to Soar—But Can We Sustain the Eco Impact?

Fibers are doing more than they’ve ever done before—from providing functionality to garments, to circulating in a closed loop cycle and being made from old to new again, to eliciting emotional responses from socially conscious consumers—there’s a lot to look at on the bright side of the global fiber sector.

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Raw MaterialsFeature

Naturally Colored Cotton Could Regain Popularity as Companies Seek More Sustainable Solutions

It’s one thing to cultivate organic cotton and use more environmentally friendly dyes to color it, but if the cotton is never dyed at all, it could be entirely more organic.

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RetailFeature

Everything in the Apparel Industry Has to Get Smarter Right Now

Fibers, fabrics and garments are all getting smarter, and while retail has been the one in the bunch that’s trailing behind, consumer moves have clearly indicated that there won’t be much waiting around for retail to step into the new era of shopping.

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TradeFeature

Here’s How EU Brands are Sourcing for Speed to Market

In Europe, sourcing in Asia isn’t the standard go to. The region’s cluster of sourcing countries—which includes places like Tunisia, Greece and Portugal—has provided an ecosystem that’s supporting European brands’ speed to market needs.

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E-commerceFeature

MAS Holdings Says It’s Investing in Startups to Accommodate E-Commerce—Why Your Company May Want to Consider It Too

When a company like MAS Holdings, a major Sri Lanka-based intimates, activewear and leisure wear supplier that produces more than one million garments every day starts eyeing startups, it’s clear where the industry is headed.

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Raw MaterialsFeature

What’s Surging & Slowing in the Global Fiber Sector

When the global economy is in flux, the fiber sector doesn’t go unscathed. In fact, experts say the industry is in a state of volatility with considerable ups and downs, significant overcapacity in a number of fiber segments and the backlash from slowing global demand at retail.

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