Entries by Dunja Hoejenbos

Han Bekke: ‘Apparel Supply Chain is Dramatically Fragmented’

“The apparel supply chain is dramatically fragmented”, IAF President Han Bekke said at the 14th edition of Prime Source Forum this week in Hong Kong. As an example, he mentioned the many initiatives worldwide to make the sector more sustainable. More collaboration in the supply chain is therefore needed, he said. IAF has therefore taken […]

Apparel Textile Sourcing Germany 2019 Fair

IAF’s Chinese member CCCT is working closely with the US fair organiser behind the succesful ATS Miami and ATS Toronto sourcing fairs. They are currently creating a European version of this fair, due to be held in September, in Berlin. There is a clear demand for sourcing fairs in Europe and as a unique global […]

Inexmoda presents a fully renewed 30th edition of Colombiamoda, Colombia’s Fashion Week

One of the most important fashion platforms of Latin America, around business, experiences and knowledge, Colombiamoda, Colombia`s Fashion Week, gathers fashion brands and connects buyers, designers, exhibitors and the end consumer with the fashion industry. This year Colombiamoda comes fully renewed with four new concepts that respond to the challenges faced by the current Retail world. […]

Yeşim Academy has become the center of Lean Training Program

Yeşim Academy hosted the Lean 2.0 Lean Essential Training for the second time. Nike’s suppliers from Turkey, Egypt, Israel and Bulgaria also attended program in Yeşim Textile. This training program aims to spread the lean manufacturing and management culture among all Nike manufacturers and its correct implementation. Nike lean training program which is only organized […]

IAF active at Corporate Responsibility Forum by OECD in Paris

On February 13th and 14th the IAF was present at OECD Forum on due diligence in the garment and footwear sectors in Paris. This was the fifth edition of a forum that features the cutting edge on corporate responsibility policy making in the apparel industry, bringing together key players from large apparel brands and retailers, […]

Opening up New Market Opportunities Through Innovation, Sustainability and Fashion – TITAS 2018 takes leaps upwards in all aspects

With a new momentum of innovation and advantages in smart technology, Taiwan’s textiles look proudly towards the international arena! Innovative textile supply chain manufacturers and international buyers converged upon the 22nd edition of the Taipei Innovative Textile Application Show (TITAS 2018), where, in addition to a scale reaching 1,003 booths, setting a new high, over […]

Gerber Innovates to Meet Personalization and the Need for Speed Challenges with AccuMark® Version 12 Launch

Personalization, convenience and value: online and offline shoppers want it all. They expect brands and retailers to understand their needs and deliver new styles and trends faster than ever before. “To survive and more importantly thrive in today’s markets, fashion players need to improve their agility, speed and connectivity,” said Mary McFadden, VP of CAD […]

Yeşim is entitled to have the certificate ISO 14001

Yeşim textile is entitled to have the certificate Environment Management System ISO 14001:2015 which means respecting the environmental sensibility both in production and during the work processes. Yeşim authenticated its competency by obtaining the related certificate which is often on the agenda in the environmental audit processes.   SA8000: Yeşim Textile which possesses many production and […]