Supply chains are running at full steam, despite many obstacles; rising transportation costs, sourcing shifts, retaliatory tariffs, demanding consumers, and other challenges will define 2019 for global trade.
Amid constantly changing fashion trends, consumer behaviors and global trade conditions, the best thing apparel businesses can do is act fast and execute with agility. This roadmap explains how to get your supply chain in shape to do just that.
The study reveals that many still don’t have the supply chain transparency they need to quickly change course in a landscape fraught with risks that require them to respond — responsibly — to sudden market shifts.
A new test method for measuring lead in components used in apparel and other products could offer a lower cost alternative to traditional lead testing for companies that are seeking to comply with ever more stringent product safety requirements such as CPSIA.