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Francesco Trapani

Mergers and Acquisitions

Gruppo Florence Acquires Another Italian Manufacturing Gem

The Italian luxury industrial pole has welcomed in its portfolio Emmegi, a Lombardy-based manufacturer focused on informal outerwear.

clock July 21, 2021Alessandra Turra

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Business Features

Isko, Soorty, Collaborate to Launch Fabric and Garment Collection

The brands partnered to produce fabric and garment collections by way of a “shared approach.”

clock June 30, 2021Tracey Meyers

Business Features

Start-up Thr3efold Launches Ethical Manufacturing Platform

Newly launched platform Thr3efold connects fashion brands with vetted ethical factories.

clock June 28, 2021Tracey Meyers

Walmart, Kathleen McLaughlin, chief sustainability officer, sustainability, supply chains, retailer, fashion, apparel

Business

How Walmart Is ‘Raising Supplier Ambition’ for Climate Action

Walmart’s chief sustainability officer Kathleen McLaughlin said shared value and “elevating ambition” helps suppliers fight climate change.

clock June 16, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

Marianna Beauty

Beauty Features

Core Industrial Acquires Manufacturer Marianna Beauty

Marianna Beauty and Arizona Natural Resources will combine to provide more beauty manufacturing offerings.

clock May 27, 2021Allison Collins

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Fashion Scoops

St. Louis Fashion Fund Aims to Create Thousands of Jobs

Affordable real estate and low taxes are two of the benefits of being based in St. Louis, according to designer Leonard Stewart Jr.

clock May 20, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Artistic Milliners

Business Features

Artistic Milliners, Retraced, Join Forces for Farm-to-Fashion Cotton Traceability

Artistic Milliners will implement Retraced’s sustainable supply chain management solution built on blockchain-based technology.

clock May 20, 2021Tracey Meyers

Senator Gillibrand

Business Features

Ferrara Manufacturing Talks Made in the USA, Senator’s Visit and Jill Biden’s Fashion

Despite hiring more employees and planning a major expansion, the executive thinks the Garment District is at risk.

clock May 18, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Dr. Otto von Busch

Fashion Features

Otto von Busch Believes That Fashion Can Flow

The professor spoke of how eco-conscious students want companies to practice processes that support the values they claim to have.

clock April 30, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Camera della moda guidelines chemical use in fashion.

Business

Camera della Moda’s Guidelines on Chemical Use Come Full Circle

The Italian fashion chamber has issued its most comprehensive guidelines on the use of chemicals yet.

clock April 28, 2021Martino Carrera

Cole Gurman

Business Features

H4X Maps Out Plans for Summer Apparel Launch

The Canadian company is vertically integrated.

clock April 27, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

The Saint Louis Fashion Fund’s inaugural designer class.

Business Features

CFDA Connects Debuts to Help Regional Fashion Weeks and Organizations

The new initiative will encompass 10 different entities in the U.S.

clock April 15, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Wonolo’s chief executive officer Yong Kim is calling on other corporate leaders to commit to a living wage for workers.

Business Features

Wonolo CEO Launches a Living Wage Pledge

The living wage takes into account various living expenses in specific areas as opposed to the minimum wage, which was created in the ’60s.

clock March 31, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion For Good has selected 14 innovators.

Markets

Fashion for Good Chooses New Innovators

The latest group of innovators has the largest number of start-ups that were founded or cofounded by women.

clock March 23, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

GWC, garment workers, labor rights, human rights, garment worker protection act

Government and Trade

Garment Worker Protection Act Meets First Vote of 2021

The fight for garment workers rights in L.A. is drawing more than 90 business supporters.

clock March 23, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

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