Hemp is known to be a far more sustainable material than cotton

Related Keywords: apparel companies, Clothing Manufacturers, cotton-hemp blend, fashion industry, fiber technology specialists that softens the hemp, jeans and jacket, launching a line of jeans made from old fishing nets, nylon garments, recycling services for old clothes, single-fiber nylon, sustainable material than cotton, sustainably-minded denim company, T-shirts made from both recycled denim and the cotton-hemp blend

USA
Summary: 
Levi Strauss & Co. has been working hard in recent years to rebrand itself as a forward-thinking, sustainably-minded denim company. It has done an admirable job, introducing a water-saving finishing process, offering recycling services for old clothes in all U.S. stores, launching a line of jeans made from old fishing nets, and encouraging clients to wash their jeans less frequently (or never).

Levi Strauss & Co. has been working hard in recent years to rebrand itself as a forward-thinking, sustainably-minded denim company. It has done an admirable job, introducing a water-saving finishing process, offering recycling services for old clothes in all U.S. stores, launching a line of jeans made from old fishing nets, and encouraging clients to wash their jeans less frequently (or never).

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LSU junior majoring in apparel design attends New York Fashion Week

Related Keywords: apparel design, Apparel Design and Merchandising, Department of Textiles, fashion industry, Fashion week

Baton Rouge, LA
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Students who participated in Fashion Week got to attend shows and networking events from companies such as Victoria’s Secret, among many others. Last week, an LSU junior majoring in apparel design, Katie Brunet, experienced fashion like a celebrity in New York City. Brunet was one of 17 students from around the country selected by LSU Textiles, Apparel Design and Merchandising faculty to attend 2019 New York Fashion Week.

Students who participated in Fashion Week got to attend shows and networking events from companies such as Victoria’s Secret, among many others. Last week, an LSU junior majoring in apparel design, Katie Brunet, experienced fashion like a celebrity in New York City. Brunet was one of 17 students from around the country selected by LSU Textiles, Apparel Design and Merchandising faculty to attend 2019 New York Fashion Week.

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Highest buyer attendance at the Hong Kong Fashion Week

Related Keywords: clothing and garments, cotton market outlook, cotton textile technologies, current fashion trends, fashion industry, Fashion Week for Fall/Winter, global fashion traders and retailers, iGarment, leading international fashion forecaster Fashion Snoops, product sourcing and retailing patterns

Hong Kong
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Cloud-based job order system - Facing changes in product purchasing and retailing patterns, the fashion industry also needs to contend with challenges arising from rising costs and smaller orders, it was heard. iGarment (Hong Kong) is addressing these issues through the development of an innovative cloud-based garment production coordination system.

Cloud-based job order system - Facing changes in product purchasing and retailing patterns, the fashion industry also needs to contend with challenges arising from rising costs and smaller orders, it was heard. iGarment (Hong Kong) is addressing these issues through the development of an innovative cloud-based garment production coordination system.

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Swedish textile initiative for climate action

Related Keywords: apparel and textiles industry, fashion industry, Sustainable Fashion Academy, Textile Industry

Sweden
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H&M, Kappahl and Peak Performance collaborate with SFA for STICA - Initiated by Kappahl, H&M, Peak Performance and Sustainable Fashion Academy, the purpose of STICA is to support the Swedish fashion and textile industry in its efforts to reduce its climate impact and stimulate industry innovation. To achieve this, STICA is creating a platform for knowledge sharing, collaboration and reporting so that the Sweden's fashion and textile industry can lead the way and be climate-positive well before 2050.

H&M, Kappahl and Peak Performance collaborate with SFA for STICA - Initiated by Kappahl, H&M, Peak Performance and Sustainable Fashion Academy, the purpose of STICA is to support the Swedish fashion and textile industry in its efforts to reduce its climate impact and stimulate industry innovation. To achieve this, STICA is creating a platform for knowledge sharing, collaboration and reporting so that the Sweden's fashion and textile industry can lead the way and be climate-positive well before 2050.

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H&M to spend a total of 30 million euros in joint textile recycling projects between 2016 and 2020

Related Keywords: fashion companies, fashion industry, garment-to-garment recycling system, H&M, HKRITA, Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel, hydrothermal method, Novetex Factory, recycled garments, recycling cotton and polyester blends, Textile, unrecyclable, valuable resource garments

Sweden
Summary: 
The facilities will be located at the Novetex Factory in Tai Po Industrial Estate, Hong Kong. The opening date has not been disclosed. The H&M Foundation is set to invest 5.8 million euro (approximately 7 million US dollars) in the project, over the next four years. HKRITA and the H&M Foundation have been partners since 2016. H&M intends to spend a total of 30 million euros in joint textile recycling projects between 2016 and 2020.

The facilities will be located at the Novetex Factory in Tai Po Industrial Estate, Hong Kong. The opening date has not been disclosed. The H&M Foundation is set to invest 5.8 million euro (approximately 7 million US dollars) in the project, over the next four years. HKRITA and the H&M Foundation have been partners since 2016. H&M intends to spend a total of 30 million euros in joint textile recycling projects between 2016 and 2020.

https://fashionunited.in/news/business/h-m-foundation-and-hkrita-to-open-textile-recycling-facilities-in-hong-kong/2018090518767
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Coloreel to launch their revolutionary thread coloring unit for industrial embroidery machines at Avantex

Related Keywords: Avantex, Coloreel, embroidery production, fashion and sportswear, fashion industry, high-tech fashion, Textile, Textile Industry, Textile production, thread coloring unit

Sweden
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The advanced fair Avantex has a good geographic location, in the middle of Europe, which makes it easy for all markets and prospective customers to come. On the 17-20th September, Coloreel will launch their revolutionary thread coloring unit for industrial embroidery machines at Avantex, the fair where high technology meets fashion industry. At stand Z428, the customers will be able to meet with both Coloreel and the European distributors.

The advanced fair Avantex has a good geographic location, in the middle of Europe, which makes it easy for all markets and prospective customers to come. On the 17-20th September, Coloreel will launch their revolutionary thread coloring unit for industrial embroidery machines at Avantex, the fair where high technology meets fashion industry. At stand Z428, the customers will be able to meet with both Coloreel and the European distributors.

http://www.texdata.com/news/26.Infoletter/11409.html
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Wrangler pledging to partner with US cotton farmers to double its use of sustainably-farmed cotton by 2019

Related Keywords: conventional cotton cultivation, cotton farmer, fabric, fashion industry, fibre production, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Soil Health Institute, sustainable cotton, sustainable farming practices, US cotton farmers, Wrangler

Mumbai
Summary: 
Wayne Honeycutt, president and chief executive of the Soil Health Institute, said that, “I’m grateful Wrangler has taken up this cause, because the potential to transform agricultural lands with soil health practices is tremendous.” He added that, ”If farmers adopt these practices globally, we’ll have much greater resiliency in our food and fibre production. We’ll also have cleaner water and air, and we can draw carbon out of the air to regenerate our soils for current and future generations.”

Wayne Honeycutt, president and chief executive of the Soil Health Institute, said that, “I’m grateful Wrangler has taken up this cause, because the potential to transform agricultural lands with soil health practices is tremendous.” He added that,”If farmers adopt these practices globally, we’ll have much greater resiliency in our food and fibre production. We’ll also have cleaner water and air, and we can draw carbon out of the air to regenerate our soils for current and future generations.”

https://fashionunited.in/news/fashion/wrangler-reveals-environmental-benefits-of-sustainable-farmed-cotton/2018041917389
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Global Fashionology summit on textile industry to take place in Dhaka

Related Keywords: apparel manufacturing, attract wide spectrum of fashion, Bangladesh, bridge gap between present and future, entire ecosystem, fashion industry, garment makers, host Fashionology Summit, innovation stakeholders, international brands, marketing hub, organized by Bangladesh Apparel Exchange, software service providers, technology, Textile

Dhaka
Global Fashionology summit on textile industry to take place in Dhaka
Summary: 
Bangladesh to host its first ever Fashionology Summit in February 2018 organized by Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE) with an aim to attract a wide spectrum of the fashion, technology and innovation stakeholders across the entire ecosystem. The event will help to bridge the gap between the present and the future of the textile and fashion industry.

Bangladesh to host its first ever Fashionology Summit in February 2018 organized by Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE) with an aim to attract a wide spectrum of the fashion, technology and innovation stakeholders across the entire ecosystem. The event will help to bridge the gap between the present and the future of the textile and fashion industry.

http://www.thedailystar.net/business/global-summit-textile-industry-begins-dhaka-february-1505158
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Ethiopia building a sustainable fashion industry

Related Keywords: annual sale value worldwide, brands globally valued and esteemed, Ethiopian Investment Commission, Ethiopias competitiveness, fashion consumers, fashion industry, global apparel giants like PVH, H&M, industry has a three trillion dollar, markets, revolutionizing, shaped by a number of factors, textile and apparel business, Vanity Fair, Zara

Addis Ababa
Ethiopia building a sustainable fashion industry
Summary: 
Ethiopia’s competitiveness of the fashion industry is shaped by a number of factors, one of it, is brands that are globally valued and esteemed among other factors. The industry has a three trillion dollar annual sale value worldwide as the global apparel giants like PVH, H&M, Vanity Fair, Zara, among others, are taking part in revolutionizing Ethiopia's textile and apparel business, said Fitsum Arega, Commissioner of Ethiopian Investment Commission.

Ethiopia’s competitiveness of the fashion industry is shaped by a number of factors, one of it,is brands that are globally valued and esteemed among other factors. The industry has a three trillion dollar annual sale value worldwide as the global apparel giants like PVH, H&M, Vanity Fair, Zara, among others, are taking part in revolutionizing Ethiopia's textile and apparel business, said Fitsum Arega, Commissioner of Ethiopian Investment Commission.

http://allafrica.com/stories/201710290046.html
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Gerber technology partners with Fashion Enter London

Related Keywords: apparel and industrial markets, automation solutions, curriculum of Fashion Enter, digitizing solution, fashion industry, Gerber Technology, integrate AccuMark software, London, partners with Fashion Enter/FashionCapital, supporting both commercial factory, training academy, world leader in integrated software

Tolland
Gerber technology partners with Fashion Enter London
Summary: 
Gerber Technology, the world leader in integrated software and automation solutions for the apparel and industrial markets, partners with Fashion Enter/FashionCapital, London, supporting both their commercial factory and training academy.

Gerber Technology, the world leader in integrated software and automation solutions for the apparel and industrial markets, partners with Fashion Enter/FashionCapital, London, supporting both their commercial factory and training academy.

http://www.textileworld.com/textile-world/knitting-apparel/2017/10/gerber-technology-partners-with-fashion-enters-factory-and-training-academy-london/
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