SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Private Show in Romania

SHIMA SEIKI ITALIA S.p.A., Italian subsidiary of leading Japanese computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD., in conjunction with its Romanian sales agent KNIT-TEX ROM S.R.L., will hold a private exhibition in Iasi, Romania on October 10-12, 2018 (Hotel International, IasiStr Palat 5A, 700032 Iasi, Romania). On display will be a lineup of SHIMA … More SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Private Show in Romania

Sports & Textiles companies to benefit from shared labelling requirements database

Sporting goods and textiles companies are set to benefit from reduced non-compliance issues with today’s launch of the WFSGI Compliance Labelling Requirements (CLR) Database. This online tool provides up-to-date global compliance intelligence on labelling requirements ensuring companies avoid potential costly re-work, stop ships and product recalls, which ultimately results in lost revenue and brand damage. … More Sports & Textiles companies to benefit from shared labelling requirements database

Shares in French Connection surge on prospect of sale

French Connection (FCCN.L) shares rose as much 45 % on Monday after the British fashion retailer said the company could be sold as it reviews its strategic options. The statement follows a weekend report from Sky News that Chief Executive Officer and Chairman Stephen Marks, who founded the company in 1969 and remains the largest … More Shares in French Connection surge on prospect of sale

NRF Forecasts 4.3%–4.8% increase in US Holiday Sales

The National Retail Federation (NRF) released its 2018 holiday forecast, which calls for a year-over-year sales increase of 4.3 %–4.8 %, taking total sales to USD 717.45–USD 720.89 billion, up from USD 687.90 billion last year.   The 2018 forecast is below last year’s growth of 5.3 % which was the largest increase since the … More NRF Forecasts 4.3%–4.8% increase in US Holiday Sales

Swiss Bossard Group with continued growth in third quarter 2018

The Swiss Bossard Group continues on its growth track: In the third quarter, the fastening technology specialist generated sales of CHF 212.7 million, a 9.3 % jump over the same quarter in 2017. In the first nine months of the 2018 fiscal year, Bossard boosted sales by 11.8 % to CHF 659.0 million. Growth did … More Swiss Bossard Group with continued growth in third quarter 2018