Entries by Karin Broeksma

Unified efforts in dealing with insolvencies

With the bankruptcy of warehouse V&D in the Netherlands, the advantages of collective credit management are evident. 1800 suppliers have been the victim of this bankruptcy, of which a good portion are suppliers in apparel and textiles. Stocks, continuing production, web sales and shop-in-shop are all involved and require specific knowledge on how to deal […]

Enhanced user experience for FashionUnited Business Intelligence

The B2B platform FashionUnited provides fashion professionals with fashion news, career opportunities and various industry features with business intelligence being a vital one. For that reason, FashionUnited has enhanced the user experience of its Business Intelligence page with a slight but meaningful redesign, making the data easy to access. The FashionUnited Business Intelligence page contains numerous business data […]

Brittney Castillo of the Art Institute of California Wins Student Fashion Competition at Gerber Technology’s ideation2015

Brittney Castillo, a student at Art Institute of California in Hollywood, won first place in Gerber Technology’s student fashion design competition at ideation2015, the company’s annual software conference for the fashion, apparel, accessories and footwear industries. ideation highlighted the technology and new developments that have dramatically changed the fashion industry, as well as brought together […]

Wrap pioneers new era in social compliance with new approach emphasizing transparency on working hours

WRAP announces the inauguration of a new era in social compliance with the adoption of a dynamic new approach to certification, that overcomes the pervasive challenge of monitoring working hours within the modern-day realities of global sewn products manufacturing. As industry observers are well aware, existing models of certification have resulted in a misalignment of […]

Alvanon to Provide Global Fashion Business Expertise to Visitors at Colombiatex 2016

Alvanon, the Global Apparel Business Expert, will provide fashion brands, retailers and manufacturers with insights and recommendations that help improve efficiency at every point from design to factory to the retail floor at Colombiatex de las Americas 2016, January 26-28, Plaza Mayor Medellin Zona Franca,. Address: ST. 41 N. 55-35 Red Pavilion. At the show […]

Pioneering Design From 3D Printer to Wearable Fashion – Danit Peleg Collection – Presented at Gerber’s ideation

What began as an experiment for a graduate degree has become an internationally recognized collection of 3D fashions created entirely on home printers. Israel-based designer Danit Peleg will present her 3D-printed, five-piece fashion collection at Gerber Technology’s ideation2015 in Las Vegas. “Gerber is providing the integrated software and digital solutions that fuel the imagination for […]