Entries by Dunja Hoejenbos

35% rise in jobs compared to pre-covid on FashionUnited

Fashion companies are looking for more employees now, than ever before. The number of jobs posted on FashionUnited’s platforms have gone up by 35% compared to pre-covid. The number of vacancies has well surpassed 20.000, compared to the 15.000 jobs that were online continuously in 2019. With the economy picking up consumers are spending more […]

Full Family Clothing Partner of Choice

Pakistan’s largest listed textile company and its second-largest exporter, Interloop, has launched its 2025 strategy – To become a full family clothing partner of choice. It is a unified multi-category strategy, which is growth led and guided by a customer first approach. Interloop’s strategic focus will be on offering multi-category products, delivered with value added […]

IAF, EURATEX and ABIT Collaborate on Content International Conferences

The International, European and Brazilian associations IAF, EURATEX and ABIT are collaborating on the content of their annual, international conferences in the fall of 2021.  The International Apparel Federation (IAF) and ABIT, the national association for the Brazilian Apparel and Textile industry, have even given their conferences the same theme, namely ‘Transition of the Global […]

Bangladesh Apparel Industry: Centre of Innovation, Efficiency and OSH

A new Centre of Innovation, Efficiency and Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) is being established to enhance competitiveness of the readymade garment industry of Bangladesh. The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) with the support of the government of Bangladesh is setting up the Centre at the newly built headquarters of BGMEA in Uttara […]

Global Textile and Garment Manufacturers Initiative Publishes White Paper on Commercial Compliance

The white paper contains the core principles that manufacturers as part of the Sustainable Terms of Trade Initiative (STTI) do not want to see breached by the companies that buy from them. And it suggests how manufacturers will collaborate to apply commercial compliance in the apparel sourcing business The initiative, led by the STAR Network, […]

73rd National Garment Fair: Fruitful Results

73rd National Garment Fair – a show that defied the pandemic to bring some respite for the garment industry The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI) Organised India’s Largest Apparel Trade Show – the 73rd National Garment Fair on 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th August 2021 at Grand Hyatt Mumbai Hotel and Residences for Men’s […]

3D TECH Festival Returns for 2021

Digital insights including Assyst, Browzwear, CLO 3D, Frontier, Optitex, SHIMA SEIKI, TG3D Studio, Daz3D, UNIFi3D, Zoic Labs To satisfy the unprecedented demand for practical and transformative digital knowledge, Alvanon in collaboration with MOTIF and partner ISPO announce their second annual 3D Tech Fest featuring 3D tech leaders, creative directors and innovators from across the globe. […]

Macau Fashion Festival 2021

“Macau Fashion Festival 2021” will be held concurrently with “The 26th Macao International Trade & Investment Fair” (MIF) on 21st to 23rd October, 2021. The event’s venue will be at The Venetian Macao — Cotai Expo Hall B this year. The purpose of the event is to provide a platform to showcase Macau fashion designs, […]

KOFOTI: PIS 2021 Digital Show

IAF’s member from Korea, KOFOTI will be holding the 22nd Preview In SEOUL (PIS) Korea’s flagship textile exhibition, this year, due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, on both off & online platform. In particular, the online edition of PIS, PIS 2021 Digital Show, is being put together to accommodate foreign textile companies that won’t be […]