Tag : supply chain
Is Cambodia’s clothing industry unravelling?Subscription
Drapers examines the future of Cambodian garment sourcing following the European Union’s decision to withdraw trade privileges.
Fashion retailers are becoming increasingly concerned about the impact of the Covid-19 coronavirus on stock for autumn 20 and the longer-term effects that could be felt for the next “six to 12 months”.
Coronavirus: the fallout in fashionSubscription
Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc across the global economy. Drapers looks at the impact on fashion supply chains, how retailers are responding and how the shut-down in China could lead to long-term changes to sourcing habits.
Lindex to train 350 cotton farmersSubscription
Swedish retailer Lindex is to fund a project that will train female cotton farmers to help create a more sustainable cotton supply chain.
Brexit supply threat ahead of peak tradingSubscription
As the Brexit deadline looms, retailers and suppliers have expressed concern about distribution disruption ahead of peak trading, as a result of customs checks and new tariffs if a deal with the European Union cannot be struck.
Li & Fung strengthens capital structure Subscription
Supply chain giant Li & Fung has completed a simultaneous bond tender offer and new bond offering, as it seeks to solidify its capital structure.
Next and Shop Direct support Indian mill workersSubscription
Fashion retailers Next and Shop Direct are continuing to support female fabric mill workers in southern India, as part of a non-governmental organisation-led (NGO) project.
Retailers squeeze suppliers for discounts Subscription
Suppliers to the UK’s biggest high street chains are feeling the pinch as increasing numbers of retailers seek discounts to offset sluggish sales.
No-deal Brexit ‘disastrous’ for ChristmasSubscription
A no-deal Brexit would cause “supply chain chaos” for brands and retailers across the country, international delivery firm ParcelHero has warned, and there are fears it would come at the “worst possible” time for Christmas trading.
Cracking the green supply chain conundrumSubscription
At Drapers Sustainable Fashion 2019, three experts in sustainability shared the challenges that brands and businesses can face as they seek to engage with or create a clean, green and sustainable supply chain.