A record six million Chinese are expected to have travelled overseas during the Golden Week, which ends on Saturday, offering insights into a key group of holidaymakers for the retail and travel sectors.
Google has filed a patent with the US Patent & Trademark Office for its gesture control system developed under the Project Jacquard. This system works with smart-garments and uses interactive textiles.
Since the Global Framework Agreement signed last year by H&M with Industriall and IF Metal, a Swedish trade union has proved to be effective; the agreement was renewed and converted into a permanent collaboration.
For the next January edition, Paris' SIL-International Lingerie Show will feature an alternative vision on underwear in the 'Uncover' section, managed by the founder of fashion website 'The Shape of the Season'.
Textile Exchange has received commitments from various apparel brands to the Responsible Wool Standard (RWS), which is a voluntary global standard that addresses the welfare of sheep and of the land they graze on.
If the idea of an "It girl influencer" sitting in a "frow" watching a "gender fluid" collection available in "see now, buy now" has you scratching your head, then you need our essential guide to fashion jargon.