In this annual report, Apparel’s Editorial Advisory Board members and other apparel executives take a stab at predicting some of the challenges and opportunities we might expect in 2015. What’s the word? Expect further bifurcation of the market into luxury and lower-end product as it mirrors the increasing economic divide, the growth of omnichannel retailing, social media’s increasing influence on the consumer and much, much more.
PLUS: Vendor Viewpoint – Interview with Steven Quon, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Jesta I.S.
Uri Minkoff says fashion tech entrepreneurs should explore wide-open opportunities in business-to-business applications that improve the supply-chain side of the industry.
With help from AGOA and investment from abroad, Africa’s apparel and textile exports are growing.
Gerber Technology and Yunique Solutions, a Gerber Technology company, made several significant product announcements around PLM and 3D technology for product development and pattern making at the annual ideation2014 user conference.
At a time when socially responsible, traceable and compliant production and supply chain processes are more critical than ever, it’s imperative to stay abreast of global shifts. This inaugural report, to be followed by three more in 2015, examines and highlights at a high level the major issues executives should be tracking throughout the global supply chain.