Global Apparel Business Update 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--()--The "Global Apparel Markets: Business Update, 2019 - Part 2" report from Textiles Intelligence Ltd. has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

This report provides information, analysis and valuable insight into developments relating to the global apparel industry in the following categories: corporate social responsibility (CSR); corporate strategy; environmental sustainability; events; joint ventures, cooperation, licensing and distribution; luxury fashion store openings; market forecasts; markets; and new facilities.

Key Topics Covered:

1. SUMMARY

2. CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR)

  • Asos has pledged to address modern slavery in the apparel supply chain
  • Selfridges will no longer sell products made using exotic animal skins
  • The H&M group has published its sustainability report for 2018
  • TOMS Shoes has expanded its philanthropic One for One business model

3. CORPORATE STRATEGY

  • Archroma has scaled up the production of its Denisol Indigo 30 dye in order to meet high demand
  • Asos and PVH have become strategic partners of the Global Fashion Agenda
  • Gap plans to separate into two independent publicly traded companies
  • H&M has entered into an agreement to sell its products on the India-based e-commerce platforms Myntra and Jabong
  • International Textile Group (ITG) has been renamed Elevate Textiles and has adopted a new corporate identity
  • Lululemon Athletica has announced a new strategy for growth which will focus on product innovation, omni guest experiences and market expansion
  • Mr Porter and Net-a-Porter have launched an exclusive personalised shopping service

4. ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY

  • The Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) has reported that the sourcing of Better Cotton increased by 45% in 2018

5. EVENTS

  • The 2019 edition of Texprocess was held in Frankfurt, Germany, during May 14-17, 2019
  • New technology
  • New process

6. JOINT VENTURES, COOPERATION, LICENSING AND DISTRIBUTION

  • Harrods has entered into a strategic partnership with the online retailer Farfetch
  • Lenzing has entered into a strategic partnership with the Textile and Fashion Federation (Taff), Singapore
  • The luxury fashion group SMCP has entered into a strategic partnership with the online retailer JD.com
  • Uniqlo has entered into an apparel supply partnership with the Swedish Olympic and Paralympic teams
  • Wolford has entered into a partnership agreement with Fosun Fashion Brand Management
  • Company (FFBM) to develop its business in China

7. LUXURY FASHION STORE OPENINGS

  • More luxury fashion stores were opened in London, UK, than in any other city in 2018

8. MARKET FORECASTS

  • Consumer expenditure on clothing and footwear in Asia and Oceania is forecast to grow by 6.5% per annum between 2018 and 2023
  • Consumer expenditure on clothing and footwear in Africa and the Middle East is forecast to grow by 6.7% per annum between 2018 and 2023

9. MARKETS

  • EU clothing imports were up in value and volume in 2018
  • US clothing imports were up in value and volume in 2018

10. NEW FACILITIES

  • The fastenings manufacturer Prym Fashion has opened a new facility in the Chennai Free Trade Zone (FTZ), in Tamil Nadu, India

Companies Mentioned

  • Archroma
  • Asos
  • Elevate Textiles
  • Gap
  • H&M
  • Harrods
  • JD.com
  • Jabong
  • Lenzing
  • Lululemon Athletica
  • Mr Porter
  • Myntra
  • Net-a-Porter
  • PVH
  • Prym Fashion
  • SMCP
  • Selfridges
  • Singapore
  • TOMS Shoes
  • Texprocess
  • Textile and Fashion Federation (Taff)
  • The Better Cotton Initiative (BCI)
  • The H&M group
  • Uniqlo
  • Wolford

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Related Topics: Clothing