Composite leading indicators (CLIs), designed to anticipate turning points in economic activity relative to trend six to nine months ahead, continue to anticipate stable growth momentum in the OECD area as a whole. Among large European economies, signs of growth losing momentum are now emerging in Germany, France, Italy and the euro area as a … More OECD Composite leading indicators point to stable growth momentum in the OECD area
Adient and Boeing will present jointly developed seating solutions to potential customers at AIX in Hamburg, Germany, from 10 – 12 April 10-12, 2018. They intend to contribute those solutions to their new proposed joint venture, Adient Aerospace Adient and Boeing announced that they will showcase a portfolio of jointly developed business class seat prototypes … More Adient and Boeing to showcase their collaboration in aircraft seating at Aircraft Interiors Expo
The National Retail Federation issued the following statement from President and CEO Matthew Shay after U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer released a list of Chinese imports subject to new tariffs under the Trump administration: “As we’ve said all along, tariffs are taxes on consumers and a drag on the nation’s economy. While we are pleased … More Retailers respond to Tariff List
By guest author Eliza Brooke Executives at Buffalo Exchange and Beacon’s Closet weigh in on the changing face of secondhand shopping You should always be sceptical when a company releases data about its own industry, but ThredUp’s annual report on the state of the secondhand clothing world is too interesting to pass up. Last year, … More The Online Resale Economy Is Booming. But What About IRL Stores?
Today’s issue of the TextileFuture’s Newsletter is telling you the latest findings on Chinese Apparel Shoppers, and where they customarily shop, as well as how satisfied these are with what they buy. It is based upon a survey/report by Fung Global Retail Technology Key Points Although e-commerce is the preferred channel for purchasing apparel in … More Chinese Apparel Shoppers—Online versus Offline preferences and drivers of Customer Satisfaction
Leading Japanese computerized cutting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan (Hall A1, Booth 1A19) will participate in the Vietnam Saigon Textile & Garment Industry Expo (SaigonTex 2018 April 11 – 14, 2018) show to be held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam SHIMA SEIKI will exhibit its PCAM182 multiply computerized cutting machine … More Shima Seiki at Saigontex