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New Indian Leather Hub Planned at Kishanganj
14 June, 2021
As part of its push towards industrialisation, Bihar state in India is set...
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Australian Fashion Week a Boost for Economy
Monday, June 14, 2021 by An Australian Fashion Council report found the industry contributes more than $27.2 billion to the nation’s economy as Australian Fashion Week returns.

Global Fashion Houses Face Mexican Ire
Monday, June 14, 2021 by Mexico's Culture Minister Alejandra Frausto sent letters to three global companies, Zara, Anthropologie and Patowl, asking each for a “public explanation on what basis it could...

Employee Support Fund Set Up by LVMH
Thursday, June 10, 2021 by French multinational corporation and luxury conglomerate, LVMH has launched a global emergency and support fund for its 150,000 employees, with an initial endowment of €30m.

Book Your Stand Now At China's Leading Leather Trade Show
Wednesday, June 09, 2021 by China Leather Will Be The First To Rebound

Pakistan Sees Double-Digit Export Growth
Tuesday, June 08, 2021 by Data compiled by the Ministry of Commerce made available last week, showed that Pakistan’s exports in 13 sectors, including value-added textiles, posted double-digit growth in the...

Etsy Purchasing Depop for $1.6b
Tuesday, June 08, 2021 by Fashion resale marketplace Depop will be acquired by Etsy for $1.6 billion, the two companies announced on last week. The cash deal, which is expected to close by the third quarter...

Stahl launches blockchain-based collaborations with external partners to drive supply chain transparency
Friday, June 04, 2021 by Waalwijk, The Netherlands, 3 June 2021 – Stahl, an active proponent of responsible chemistry, has taken an important step toward enabling end-to-end supply chain visibility by...

New CEO for Natuzzi
Tuesday, June 01, 2021 by Italian furniture group Natuzzi saw sales grow by +23.1% in Q1, thanks to a robust order backlog. The Italian business' positive momentum has continued through the first 18 weeks of...

Moncler CEO Quashes Talk of Italian Market Consolidation
Tuesday, June 01, 2021 by The chief executive of Moncler said last week that he did not expect consolidation in the Italian fashion market due to the deep history of company family ownership, but indicated that...

Meat Imports Preventing Bangladesh Industry From Flourishing
Tuesday, June 01, 2021 by As domestic livestock production has multiplied manifold in the last decade, meat and dairy are now in surplus in Bangladesh. However, imports are preventing the local industry...

Chinese Construction Giant Begins Work on New Ethiopian Industrial Park
Tuesday, June 01, 2021 by Chinese construction giant - China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) launched the construction of the CCECC Dire Dawa Industrial Park in eastern Ethiopia last week....

H&M’s Sellpy Launches in 20 More Countries
Tuesday, June 01, 2021 by Swedish online second-hand shop Sellpy, which is majority-owned by fashion giant H&M, announced it was opening in 20 more European countries, banking on demand for sustainable fashion...

LA Pompa Carniccio P22 Dynamic E P27
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 by At the “Simac Tanning Tech” 2021 in Milan, the Italian company Costruzioni Meccaniche Persico will show the two new models of its famous fleshing pump, the P22 Dynamic and the...

Fashion CEOs Set Sustainability Targets
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 by Leaders from fashion companies including Nike, H&M and Kering outlined priorities for a sustainable industry at this year’s Fashion CEO Agenda, while suppliers urged for the bridging...

Turkish Textile Industry Seeks Post-Covid Partnerships
Wednesday, May 26, 2021 by The Turkish textile industry hopes forge lucrative partnerships with globally recognised brands in a bid to hit the ground running in the post-Covid era.

China Blocks H&M
Monday, May 24, 2021 by In March, Beijing all but erased H&M’s internet presence in the country after the company and BCI raised concerns about allegations of slave labor in the cotton-rich Chinese region...

Tanzania Waives Leather Processing Machines’ Import
Monday, May 24, 2021 by The government of Tanzania announced this weekend that it had waived import duty for leather processing machines, in a bid to attract more investments in the leather industry....

Footwear from Mexico launches a sales platform
Monday, May 24, 2021 by The Chamber of the Footwear Industry of Guanajuato (CICEG), Mexico, presented the digital platform called “Guanajuato Offer”, which aims to speed up contact with its local...

Brazil continues to recover its footwear exports
Monday, May 24, 2021 by Footwear exports from Brazil managed to round in the first four months a rise of 10.1% in volume but a decrease of 4.6% in revenue (due to the depreciation of the local...

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