Industry News

Date : 2021-11-29

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The University of Huddersfield has collaborated with UK textiles firm Camira to investigate natural solutions to produce fire resistant fabrics with a more sustainable manufacturing process. Collaborating with Future Fashion Factory, the company is moving towards a new finish that meets the same performance standards with a much smaller environmental impact.

The finish reduces water, energy and chemical usage for more efficient and sustainable manufacturing, according to a press release from the university.

Date : 2021-11-22

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The UK government recently launched a ‘Made in the UK, Sold to the World’ plan to help domestic businesses double exports and sell products around the globe. The 12-point export strategy by the department for international trade (DIT) will offer businesses the tools needed to become a nation of exporters and reap the benefits of the country’s free trade deals.

Date : 2021-11-15

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Zegna, Italian luxury fashion house and world leader in luxury menswear, has announced the opening of the first Zegna Lab in Soho, New York City in the United States. The arrival of the Lab is expected to reinforce the company’s continual development in new and interactive retail spaces, meeting the renewed demand of the luxury leisurewear clientele.

Date : 2021-11-08

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JIAM 2022 Osaka, organised by the Japan Sewing Machinery Manufacturers Association (JASMA), has started accepting exhibitor applications for its next edition to be held from November 30-December 3, 2022 in the Intex Osaka. The theme is ‘it all connects at JIAM, the forefront of technology and master craftsmanship. JIAM is a sewing equipment trade fair.

Date : 2021-11-01

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Fashion brand H&M has launched Co-Exist Story, an animal-friendly fashion collection approved by the animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Spanning womenswear, menswear and kidswear, the collection combines innovative animal-substitute fabrics and more sustainably sourced materials with a fashion-forward mentality.

Date : 2021-10-25

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The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel Limited (HKRITA) and Sweden’s H&M Foundation have launched an ambitious project to address textile waste in Cambodia. It is led by Green Machine, the world’s first technology that can recycle blend textiles at scale, which will contribute to a better future for people of Cambodia and the planet.

Date : 2021-10-04

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Date : 2021-09-27

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Date : 2021-09-13

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Asia’s premier fashion event CENTRESTAGE, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and sponsored by Create Hong Kong (CreateHK) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, opened today. The three-day extravaganza features 30 fashion events where brands and designers showcase their creativity in the fashion arena.

Date : 2021-09-06

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