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Desolate Malls, Serious Buyers
Desolate Malls, Serious Buyers

The vibrant mall culture of India had dimmed to its faintest, and the retail industry has been one of the worst-hit by the mother of all pandemics. Many a glitzy brand outlet has closed down and...

A Question of Scale
A Question of Scale

The global fashion industry has an opportunity to create large-scale environmental and social change for millions if it is moving in the right direction. Cuttings from the patternmaking, waste...

The Luxury of Renting
The Luxury of Renting

Beyond the obvious potential benefit of attracting new loyalists, rental confirms a principle of luxury fashion—that its designs are timeless because they do not follow trends and their brands appeal ...

Glittering upbeat malls usher in Diwali
Glittering upbeat malls usher in Diwali

Diwali is here, crackling with hope, fervour and celebrations. Pandemic-harried businesses and consumers are looking for cheer as the year draws to a close. With social distancing and masks part of...

All you need to know about cosplay, its history and relevance
All you need to know about cosplay, its history and relevance

Cosplay generally stands for costume play and is a performance art where the participants who are called ‘cosplayers’ generally wave fashion accessories and costumes in order to represent a specific...

3 Tips On Choosing the Best Clothing Manufacturer For Your Small Business
3 Tips On Choosing the Best Clothing Manufacturer For Your Small Business

Designing and manufacturing clothing is a multifaceted business. Once you’ve decided on the right business model and niche for your clothing line, you then must think about the garments themselves....

Problem of Bad Science in Sustainability Gets Worse
Problem of Bad Science in Sustainability Gets Worse

There is no doubt that the global fashion industry faces rising challenges of sustainability. But beyond the macro factors, one of the biggest challenges faced by corporations is grappling with...

Fashion retail: Redefining Strategies
Fashion retail: Redefining Strategies

Indian fashion retailers are leveraging technology and redefining strategy to cope with the new normal. Ever since covid-19 has become a reality, most economic sectors around the globe have...

How Will Post-Covid Fashion Look?
How Will Post-Covid Fashion Look?

Majority of sectors have been hit hard during past few months; none more so than retail and fashion. A recent report by the Sustainable Apparel Coalition stated that foot traffic in retail has...

Ethnic Outfit Trends for This Festive Season
Ethnic Outfit Trends for This Festive Season

The festive season is here and time it is to jazz up like never before! It is that time of the year again with diyas, lights and gifts.. Winter's here, and so is the festive season, and with it...

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A few years later, the same process is now taking place in textile printing, and this has never...
Posted by
Gabi Seligsohn | Feb 04,2016
Indians are too enamoured of Hollywood. We can’t help it. We have been conditioned this way. The...
Posted by
Anurag Batra | Sep 02,2015
Is your business ready for Textiles 4.0? Before you can say, 'Yes', 'No', 'May be' or 'I don't...
Posted by
Aseem Prakash | Apr 25,2016
A recent PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) survey concluded that a majority of US companies are having...
Posted by
Bill D’Arienzo | Oct 10,2019
Luxury is a lifestyle, and fashion is just a minuscule part of it. Businesswise-the most visible or ...
Posted by
Abhay Gupta | Dec 23,2016
It was not very long ago that people who shopped online in India were considered 'ahead of time'....
Posted by
Arun Sirdeshmukh | Jan 21,2016
Imagine a cricketer, once an exciting player but now aged 45, having put on oodles of weight, too...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Sep 11,2015
Why do I ask if India can afford to miss the bus again? Because whether we like it or not, whether...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Aug 12,2017
The focus in research and development (R&D) is now more and more set on new sustainable products...
Posted by
Fanny Vermandel | Jun 24,2016
Effective quality management starts with a quality policy. Effectiveness is the extent to which...
Posted by
Pradip Mehta | Jan 23,2016