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Foam dyeing of yarn is a new technology that is environmentally friendly and cost effective.

Is Foam Dyeing the Next Big Thing in Denim Manufacturing?

Foam dyeing of yarn is a new technology that is environmentally friendly and cost effective.

Scabrenta, using its proprietary technology and deep knowledge of Italian leather making, will be an important R&D hub for various kinds of leather solutions within the ISA group.

The combined companies will have a stronger product portfolio, increased innovation power and more transparency in the supply chain.

Retailing for $34.99 for the 9FIFTY and $24.99 for the 9TWENTY silhouette, each Denver Broncos hat is made using four plastic bottles.

Starting on Nov. 12, fans will be able to purchase the new, eco-friendly New Era caps at the Broncos Team Store at Sports Authority Field at Mile High during Broncos games.

Exploring why and how the fashion supply chain is changing, the report from CFDA, DHL and Accenture, titled “The Human-Centered Supply Chain – Delivered by DHL,” presents the most important challenges, disruptions and changes influencing the fashion industry today.

Digitalization is underway and at the annual ideation fashion technology conference, Gerber Technology announced major advancements in its software product lines to help make it easier for customers to adopt technology and achieve optimization through improvements in their digital workflow.

Instantly recovering up to 20 percent of total shipping costs and automatically refunding claims for 50-plus service failures, LateShipment's technology has now tracked more than 15 million packages in the past year and is actively used by companies in more than a dozen countries.

The AII's first project will focus on mill improvement — among the most damaging areas of the apparel supply chain — and will leverage the Natural Resources Defense Council's Clean by Design program, which reduces water, energy  and chemical use to scale mill improvement across the industry and across geographies.

The AII wants to scale individual sustainability efforts industry wide for greater impact.

Cone Denim, Lenzing and Unifi collaborated on the launch of Future BLACK+ denim featuring Lenzing Modal® branded fibers and REPREVE® Black recycled fibers.

Microban® International, Ltd., the global textile odor control and prevention solutions provider, agreed on a distributor partnership with textile chemical solutions provider, TANATEX Chemicals B.V.

Microban® International, Ltd., the global textile odor control and prevention solutions provider, agreed on a distributor partnership with textile chemical solutions provider, TANATEX Chemicals B.V.

Whether a purchase is made online or in the store, warehouses of the future must enhance the consumer’s shopping experience.

This year marks the first time since 2012 that there are four Saturdays in December prior to Christmas Day. The shift in the calendar is expected to influence shoppers’ behavior and redistribute top shopping days. Specifically, the surplus of Saturdays this year presents a unique opportunity.

Personalized, unique customer experiences must be tethered to a reliable and comprehensive source of data behind the scenes.

In addition to a better fit and wearing experience, Sewfree Elevation allows factories to assemble garments up to 52 percent faster.

Bemis is showing off Sewfree Elevation as well as a new intimates collection at Interfilière Shanghai.

Thirty-six major brands and retailers have now signed up to the 100 percent by 2025 pledge, including four of Forbes magazine’s list of the world’s ten largest global apparel brands, and three of the top 10 UK clothing retailers.

Thirty-six major brands and retailers have now signed up to the 100 percent by 2025 pledge, including four of Forbes magazine’s list of the world’s ten largest global apparel brands, and three of the top 10 UK clothing retailers.

Alsico is a specialist in work wear with more than 80 years experience producing quality clothing with an excellent finish in an environmentally conscious manner, enforcing sustainability and basic corporate responsibility.

Alsico is also utilizing Gerber's automation systems, including the GERBERcutter® and GERBERspreader™, to further optimize production.

With technological advancements transforming the consumer goods market, 3D printing is set to deliver high impact in the near future.

NSF International, a global, independent organization that works to protect the environment and human health, is now an approved certification body for three additional Textile Exchange standards.

Data from AsiaInspection shows that manufacturing quality in South Asia remained traditionally poor in Q3 2017, for example, as between one-quarter and half of products failed in-factory inspections in India, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

Apparel retailers embrace omnichannel fulfillment options such as BOPIS to solve problems for customers.

The secret to retailer success lies in evolving the store into a place to solve customer problems, relying on the speed and convenience of omnichannel fulfillment to compete in today’s unified commerce environment.

According to the 2017 RVCF State of Drop Shipping Compliance Report, 86 percent of retailers want more suppliers involved in the dropship trend to accommodate consumer demand for instant gratification and speedy shipping.

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