PAST ISSUE

July 2003

Issue Article:

A Financing Alternative: Online Auctions

07/01/2003 - JORDAN K. SPEER

Liquidation.com provides a competitive environment for recouping cash on surplus goods.

Analysts' Perspectives - July 2003

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What sort of changes do you expect to see with the increase of private label development in the apparel industry?

Apparel checks in with Aaron Mak, CEO of LINE.

07/01/2003 - JORDAN K. SPEER

LINE(Logistics Information Network Enterprise), was formed in March 2000 as the supply chain solutions and logistics services division of port investor, developer and operator Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH).

Back in 1997, Jones Apparel Group's business

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Back in 1997, Jones Apparel Group's business was 90 percent women's better apparel. You can tell it's always been the company's focus.

Charged Up on Chargebacks

07/01/2003 - JOHN CAULFIELD

Retailers and vendors come face to face at Vendor Compliance Expo to improve dealer- vendor relations and share ideas.

Dark Days, Bright Lights: Apparel's Top 50

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Companies who made Apparel's 2002 Top 50 tell how they survived and even thrived.

Financing Evolves

07/01/2003 - By Christian M. Chensvold, Special to Apparel

Economic reports about the shakiness of the economy don't always tell the whole story.

Hosiery Market Feels Heat from Global Competition

07/01/2003 - JOHN W. MCCURRY

Exhibitors at IHE fight back against competition from cheap foreign imports with fashion and technology innovation.

IMB Serves Up Solutions

07/01/2003 - By Jordan K. Speer, Apparel

IMB, the world's largest show for equipment and technology for the sewn products and textile industries, was hit hard by the faltering economy and the SARS outbreak.

Industry Notes - July 2003

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Avery Dennison Retail Information Services has opened a $3 million label-manufacturing facility that directly supports Central American apparel manufacturers and their retail brand owner customers.

Performance Apparel in Demand

07/01/2003 - By John W. McCurry, Contributing Author

Consumers expect a lot more out of their activewear these days.

Product News - July 2003

07/01/2003 - By Tracy Haisley, Apparel

Cotton Incorporated has introduced an interactive series of educational programs on CD-ROM that cover every aspect of the knitting, weaving and dyeing and finishing processes.

Rough Riding

07/01/2003 - Christian Chensvold

LINE(Logistics Information Network Enterprise), was formed in March 2000 as the supply chain solutions and logistics services division of port investor, developer and operator Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH).

Survival of the Forecasting and Planning Fittest

07/01/2003 - By Tracy Haisley, Apparel

Keeping up with consumer demands driven by changing tastes and uncertain economic conditions is an ever-present challenge for vendors and retailers.

The New 'Ism

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If you're the type of person who reads labels, then you've probably noticed that many of the garments hanging in your closet were made in Asia.

VF Begins Pilot Rollout of Global Sourcing Software

07/01/2003 - KATHLEEN DESMARTEAU

VF Corp. has begun a pilot rollout of two software solutions, one from NextLinx Corp. and the other from New Generation Computing (NGC), designed to streamline its global sourcing processes.