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Luxury - Amazing rebound in China’s luxury industry in 2017
Sales of luxury goods in China reached more than US $22 billion in 2017, an increase of nearly 20% compared to the previous year, according to a report from specialist consultancy firm Bain & Co.
Hidenet Weekly Video Report for January 21 2018
Reporting from home base in Scotsdale, Arizona, Hidenet publisher Don ohman notes that fresh green prices in Brazil remained unchanged this last week with TR1 wet blue steadt at 95 US cents to US $1.
Brazil - JBS takes steps to rebuild its reputation
A new head of compliance appointed in June 2017 by packer and tanning group JBS, Dr Marcelo Proença, has made an important impact in his first six months in the role, senior representatives of the company have told Leatherbiz
Sustainability - 64 Brands set 143 Targets for a Circular Fashion Future
London - 64 international fashion companies have set a total of 143 targets to help accelerate the industry’s transition to a circular fashion system. Leading companies, ranging from Bestseller and H&M to Kering and Inditex have shown their commitment to sustainability after signing the 2020 Circular Fashion System Commitment and released their individual targets for circularity to the public online this week.
Three out of four Chinese consumers prefer to buy local brands of apparel and footwear, according to a new report titled “Double clicking on the Chinese consumers” by McKinsey Global & Company.
There are some classic fashion essentials that can stay true to their essential form OR can be recreated to reflect societies modern fashion orientations and regardless, which ever direction you choose - remain perfectly on-point.
Larimar is a rare blue gemstone from the Caribbean’s that is supposed to bring peace and to allow thinking with a calm mind.
Today yak down is perhaps the most sought after natural animal based fibre for use in the textile and apparel industry.
Indian companies have been participating in the Hong Kong leather fairs for many years. In the Raw Material Fair - APLF Leather - participation has been happening since decades and in Fashion Access as well for the last 10 to 12 years.
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