The Slippery Slope: Textile, Apparel Jobs Lose Another 18,200
Apparel and textile manufacturing lost 18,200 seasonally adjusted jobs in July, one of the largest single-month drops in employment on record.
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FASHION VICTIMS: Two financially troubled, London-based labels are ready to start anew. German designer Markus Lupfer, whose signature label went into liquidation in late April because of poor sales — especially in his key market of Japan…