Japan based Fast Retailing, a public retail holding firm, aims to eliminate the use of hazardous chemicals across the entire lifecycle of its products by January 2020, says a company sustainability report.
Spot cotton prices stayed firm on the Karachi Cotton Exchange on Monday. Trading activity remained dull as mill owners and spinners were not ready to pay higher prices while ginners were eager to sell at higher prices.
Stella McCartney showed her new "skin-free skin" fabric at her Paris Fashion Week show on Monday and questioned the industry's use of leather and skins in an era where she says good alternatives are now available.
The Indian government is reviewing the Scheme for Integrated Textile Parks (SITP) after a recent report commissioned by the ministry of textiles found that the scheme has failed to achieve its objectives.
The casting director at the centre of a furore over the mistreatment of models at PFW hit back Friday, blaming French label Balenciaga for the initial incident of models being stuck in a stairway for hours.