M&S is putting extra weight behind the sustainability credentials of its denim offer for the new season — a key move given that denim is one of its hero categories and it makes 10% of all jeans sold in Britain.
Jeanología founder José Vidal Royo has passed away at the age of 85, according to sources from the business he founded in 1994 with nephew, Enrique Silla. Jeanología offers eco-friendly, sustainable textiles solutions.
As the fashion industry struggles to come to terms with the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, antiviral technologies are fast becoming a trend that could become a valuable new revenue stream for brands and innovators.
The denim trade show will be held in the Dutch capital on October 23-24, a chance for the sector to tackle the issue of sustainable fashion, as denim production in particular is condemned for its environmental impact.
The private equity company has acquired a minority stake in Jeanologia, a Spanish maker of denim manufacturing equipment. The investment will allow Jeanologia to amplify its R&D efforts over the next three years.
The PVH group, whose new European headquarters overlook Amsterdam’s docks, is investing in jeans, having created a Denim Centre to spearhead innovation and eco-responsibility, and grow its market share.