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What tech can learn from fashion

In the same way technology is inherent in our hyperconnected lives, fashion impacts each of us daily. Whether it’s fast fashion, luxury, or vintage, every day we make conscious decisions on what clothing we wear and how we wear it.      The convergence of the two industries is synergistic in some ways, conflicting in others, and considering the differences between industry models can be a catalyst for …

Transparency ‘must move beyond’ tier-one apparel suppliers

More and more fashion retailers are now disclosing details of apparel suppliers factories, in an apparent move toward transparency.

Ivanka Trump fashion label to close down

The emperor’s daughter has no clothes.

H&M withdraws ‘coolest monkey’ tops from shelves

Swedish fast fashion chain H&M has apologised for featuring a black child modelling a garment with the text “coolest monkey in the jungle”.

H&M withdraws ‘coolest monkey’ tops from shelves

Swedish fast fashion chain H&M has apologised for featuring a black child modelling a garment with the text “coolest monkey in the jungle”.

H&M continues New Zealand expansion

Fast fashion giant continues Kiwi expansion.

LVMH takes control of Dior

French luxury empire takes over fashion giant in mammoth deal.

Retail woes a boost for Hong Kong indie fashion

The restructure of the retail industry is giving Hong Kong indie fashion designers a big boost.

Russian luxury retail sales recovering

Russian luxury retail sales are staging a comeback.

Berrybenka beefing up eCommerce

With demand from Brunei, Hong Kong and Malaysia, Indonesian fashion brand Berrybenka is beefing up its eCommerce offering.

Takeover whispers surround SMCP

French fashion brand owner SMCP has attracted takeover bids from Lion Capital and Chinese textile producer Shandong Ruyi Group, according to reports in Hong Kong.

Reliance retail business thrives

India’s Reliance retail group has reported a solid quarter of growth, helped by a 50 per cent rise in consumer electronics sales.