India, the world’s second-biggest cotton exporter, is hoping to treble shipments of the fibre to China next year as Beijing seeks to replenish stockpiles and imposes a 25 percent import tax on cargoes from the US.
Virgil Abloh's Off-White has sued e-commerce marketplace Wish.com for selling counterfeit Off-White goods. Off-White is suing the site for lost profits and $2 million per infringement which could total $300 million.
The Indian cotton textile industry has been losing its sheen, despite support from the government, with a host of issued pushing the industry into a sticky situation, according to industry stakeholders.
Asos could save money on photographing its goods as a new tech deal allows it to 'dress' models and create images of them digitally. It speeds up the process and also offers future personalisation potential.
Wool prices in Australia have continued to climb since last season despite supply for the current season increasing by around 3-5 per cent relative to last year, the Australian Wool Innovation (AWI) has said.
The Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Trivendra Singh Rawat, has met with representatives of the Apparel and Export Promotion Council (AEPC) to discuss how to further promote textile production in the state.
The collaborative project seeking to support female entrepreneurs and increase diversity in business has received an extra $2 million in funding from UBS and announced the 10 finalists for its 2018 pitch competition.