Just a few days after the introduction of a package of bills to help invigorate a long-delayed US trade agenda, both the Senate Finance Committee and the House Ways and Means Committee have passed the legislation.
Australian fashion brands still aren't doing enough to protect workers in their international supply chains, with many lacking full transparency and a knowledge of where their raw materials are sourced, a new report has found.
A conference taking place in June aims to spark debate on ways in which the textile and clothing industry can take a step-change in its approach to sustainability in terms of design, technology and collaborative action.
The most-read stories on just-style this week include the news that Chinese investment could flow into the Moroccan clothing and textile manufacturing industry, Benetton doubling its compensation for Rana Plaza victims to $1.6m, and an analysis of Adidas Group's annual sustainability report.
US children's apparel retailer Gymboree Corporation said it is pleased with the progress it made in the fourth quarter as it reduced its net losses and booked increases in both sales and gross margins.