Lenzing Group reports solid results in a demanding market environment

Decline in revenue due to volatile standard viscose prices and currencies Prices for key raw materials still high New production line in Heiligenkreuz in start-up phase Backward integration into dissolving wood pulp to be strengthened via joint venture in Brazil The Lenzing Group generated solid results in a challenging market environment in the first half … More Lenzing Group reports solid results in a demanding market environment

Hudson’s Bay to spotlight homegrown designers with pop-up showcase

In little more than a year and a half, budding menswear label WIL Studios has caught the eye of fashionistas, singer Daniel Caesar and now Hudson’s Bay. The massive retailer says it will showcase the emerging company along with 11 other new and established homegrown talents at a pop-up showcase this September curated by the … More Hudson’s Bay to spotlight homegrown designers with pop-up showcase

CENTRESTAGE ELITES 2018 to Feature Top Asian Designers

FACETASM, IDISM and Ms MIN to Showcase Latest Fashion Collections CENTRESTAGE, Asia’s premier fashion event, runs for its 3rd year in Hong Kong from 5 to 8 September. The opening gala show, CENTRESTAGE ELITES, will see three of Asia’s most celebrated fashion designer labels – FACETASM from Japan, IDISM from Hong Kong and Ms MIN … More CENTRESTAGE ELITES 2018 to Feature Top Asian Designers

Case Study – How Louis Vuitton upped its Digital game in China

By guest author Ruonan Zheng From cutting prices on the mainland to extending its e-commerce reach across China, French powerhouse Louis Vuitton has been aggressively upgrading its offerings for Chinese consumers in recent weeks. As the strongest performer among the LVMH group, Louis Vuitton ranked No. 2 of 91 luxury brands across fashion and watches … More Case Study – How Louis Vuitton upped its Digital game in China

U.K. Selfridges launches Christmas range 145 days ahead of Christmas Day

Selfridges has become the first retailer on the planet to launch its Christmas range, 145 days before Christmas Day. The iconic department store in London unveiled its Christmas shop today, dubbed Selfridges Rocks Christmas. The rock’n’roll themed range includes over 500 products, and will expand top 3800 products when phase two of the collection is … More U.K. Selfridges launches Christmas range 145 days ahead of Christmas Day

Techtextil NA names North Carolina State University’s College of Textiles the first ever Official Academic Partner for 2019 Edition

Techtextil North America 2019, in Raleigh, North Carolina, February 26-28, will be the first edition to name an official academic partner. North Carolina State University’s College of Textiles, located minutes from the Raleigh Convention Center in Downtown Raleigh, serves as a hub for textile research and development and as a primary supplier to the industry … More Techtextil NA names North Carolina State University’s College of Textiles the first ever Official Academic Partner for 2019 Edition