6th April 2016
Is UK apparel onshoring finally gaining momentum?
Despite years of widely denied decline, British garment-making showed serious signs of a revival in the second half of 2015. There's a touching annual ritual in our trade, which goes...
11th June 2015
Germany’s Sustainable Textiles Partnership buyer membership growing
Germany's Partnership for Sustainable Textiles has dramatically increased its support among German garment buyers. The Otto Group - on some measures, Germany's largest textiles retailer - announced on June 2...
17th October 2014
German government launches Textile Alliance. With almost no allies
Gerd Müller, Germany's Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, launched a "German Textiles Alliance" on October 16 - and was immediately attacked from almost all sides over it. The ministry...