Germany is heading toward Recession new Data indicates

By guest author Jack Ewing from New York Times In an ominous indicator of the damage inflicted by trade war, data released Wednesday indicated that the German economy is hurtling toward recession because of slumping exports. Germany’s economy shrank 0.1 % from April through June and has been treading water for the last year, the … More Germany is heading toward Recession new Data indicates

UAE apparel sales crosses the USD 12 billion in 2018

The value of apparel sales in the UAE amounted to USD 12.3 billion in 2018, registering an annual growth rate of about 4.8 %, while the sector is expected to see stronger performance over the 2019-2023 period, new analysis released by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has revealed. The analysis, based on recent data … More UAE apparel sales crosses the USD 12 billion in 2018

Volcom plans to save water

Volcom, a modern lifestyle brand that represents the creative spirit of youth culture, has announced the worldwide launch of Water Aware, a denim collection for men’s, women’s and kids. A significant milestone in Volcom’s journey to sustainability, Water Aware features a reformulated, water-saving wash and finishing process in the production of denim resulting in an … More Volcom plans to save water

A roadmap to 2025: How business can achieve plastics targets (August 21, 2019)

Innovation Forum would like to invite you to a complimentary Webinar: A roadmap to 2025: How business can achieve plastics targets (August 21, 2019 at 3pm BST) When it comes to plastics, all stakeholders ultimately want the same thing: to reduce and eliminate plastic waste so we leave the environment in a better place for … More A roadmap to 2025: How business can achieve plastics targets (August 21, 2019)

Sustainability and craftsmanship are key to surviving difficult market conditions in the European fabric market

European fabric manufacturers are counting on sustainability and craftsmanship as the key to surviving the pressure of an increasingly challenging economic environment, according to a report in issue No 198 of Textile Outlook International from the global business information company Textiles Intelligence. Manufacturers also face pressure from growing numbers of conscientious and frugal consumers who … More Sustainability and craftsmanship are key to surviving difficult market conditions in the European fabric market