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'RIDE': Recipe for Assured Apparel Quality
'RIDE': Recipe for Assured Apparel Quality

Of all the definitions of quality, the most accepted is the degree to which something meets or exceeds the expectations of its consumers. The definition is fine, but this is from customers'...

MSMEs need tech wand to surf the wave
MSMEs need tech wand to surf the wave

With a little over 4.1 million confirmed cases and nearly 285,000 deaths, COVID-19 continues to play havoc around the world. And, given the viral nature of SARS-CoV-2 that has caused this disease,...

Time for Change in Apparel Retail
Time for Change in Apparel Retail

Change is the only constant. But in present day, change does not occur by choice but by ‘force’, which is beyond anyone’s control and which has put the world on pause. The apparel retail industry had ...

Five Types Of Software That Can Improve Your Retail Business
Five Types Of Software That Can Improve Your Retail Business

Traditionally, the retail industry was dominated by brick-and-mortar stores with customers going in, looking, and shopping for what they desired. The focus of the retail industry has transformed from ...

NewsWrap '19-Select 10: Retail
NewsWrap '19-Select 10: Retail

Retailers are not prepared to support the next wave of technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), chatbots and artificial reality (AR) as part of their mobile strategy, according to a survey by...

NewsWrap '19-Select 10: India
NewsWrap '19-Select 10: India

India relaxed local sourcing norms for single-brand retailers with foreign direct investment (FDI) and allowed them to commence e-commerce operations before setting up brick-and-mortar stores. The...

5 Killer Approaches to Winning in a Crowded Retail Environment
5 Killer Approaches to Winning in a Crowded Retail Environment

Winning in retail is a marathon. Here are five killer approaches to winning in a crowded retail environment. It has never been harder to win in retail as buyers are under tremendous pressure to...

5 Ways Brands and Retailers Are Boosting Their Business
5 Ways Brands and Retailers Are Boosting Their Business

Brands and Retailers landscape is going through a digital transformation, where competition is constant. In recent years, top brands and retailers have seen tremendous competition with many emerging...

Here’s What’s New in TexPro!
Here’s What’s New in TexPro!

In the last few years, we have realized that the textile and apparel stakeholders across the globe are usually at a loss of information pertaining to their sector considering the complicated dynamics ...

How to Conduct PEST analysis for Apparel Brands and Retailers?
How to Conduct PEST analysis for Apparel Brands and Retailers?

The traditional textile industry has witnessed various phases of disruption. From offline to e-commerce shopping, and from e-commerce to social media channels – a digital shop. In the new era of...

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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
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
Effective quality management starts with a quality policy. Effectiveness is the extent to which...
Posted by
Pradip Mehta | Jan 23,2016
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
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
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
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
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
A recent PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) survey concluded that a majority of US companies are having...
Posted by
Bill D’Arienzo | Oct 10,2019