Media Scan 15 August 2020

Two more Sateri mills confirmed EU-BAT compliant

August 15, 2020  MediaScan

Chinese viscose producer Sateri’s mills in Jiujiang and Jiangxi have been verified to comply with the European Union Best Available Techniques (EU-BAT) standard, taking the company a step closer to its goal of having all its mills in the country meet the standard’s provisions by 2023. Read More

Applied DNA patent paves way for large-scale cotton tagging

August 15, 2020    MediaScan

Applied DNA Sciences is on track to be issued with a new US patent that protects its methods of DNA tagging cotton fibres during the ginning process. Read More

EU withdrawal of Cambodia’s duty benefits takes effect

August 15, 2020   MediaScan

Despite months of objections by Cambodia’s garment and footwear sectors, the European Union’s (EU) decision to partially withdraw the country’s preferential access to the EU market under the Everything But Arms (EBA) trade scheme is now in effect. Read More

Tapestry turnaround plans speed focus on digital growth

August 15, 2020    MediaScan

Coach brand owner Tapestry Inc has embarked on a new multi-year turnaround plan to cut costs and focus on digital growth as shoppers continue to shift from stores to e-commerce. Read More

US hits China garment maker with detention order

August 15, 2020    MediaScan

The US has issued a new import detention order on garments produced by the Hero Vast Group that are suspected of being manufactured using prison labour in China. Read More

Top stories this week on just-style…

August 15, 2020     MediaScan

Top stories this week on just-style include an insight into new patterns of world textiles and apparel trade, and claims that garment workers might have been underpaid by almost US$6bn during the Covid-19 pandemic. Elsewhere, investors are being urged to mitigate risks regarding potential links to China’s Xinjiang region, and Cambodia’s benefits under the EU’s Everything But Arms (EBA) trade scheme have been partially withdrawn. Read More

Lucky Brand joins Authentic Brands Group line-up

August 15, 2020          MediaScan

Brand management company Authentic Brands Group has added Los Angeles-based denim specialist Lucky Brand Dungarees to its line-up. Read More

Crystal International scales up virtual sampling

August 15, 2020            MediaScan

Hong Kong based manufacturing giant Crystal International Group has been scaling up its use of 3D virtual sampling, and expects to use the technology in 80% of the products that it develops by next year. Read More

Young People Will Design Socially Distant Cities!

August 15, 2020           Mediascan

The Outdoor and Industrial Advertising Association (ARED) is preparing to organize ARED Awards for the 6th time to support creative work. $ 9 billion in size, with 125 thousand people employed in the sector allowing Turkey to provide new normal during the design of street furniture with young people from social contact.

ARED Awards, which took place for the first time in 2015, aims to increase the interest in the sector with the Best Industrial Advertising Award and Promising Designer Award . ARED, which started to receive applications from Aredodulleri.com as of June 1, will announce the winners at FESPA Eurasia 2020 , the biggest fair of the sector to be held on December 3-6, 2020 .

They will design city furniture

The theme of the year has been determined in the category of the Promising Designer Award. In the new normal period after COVID-19, it will be ensured that young people develop practices that protect and encourage public health against the density that may occur in public spaces. With this goal, students will participate in the competition with their industrial advertising product designs in the categories of social distance-themed city furniture, hygiene service devices or units at indoor entrances, shopping malls with advertising space, hotel, market-in-store hygiene warning products and hygiene service units applications.

Stating that young people’s interest in the industrial advertising sector has increased, ARED President Ahmet Özdemirel said , “We aim to create opportunities for students with the Promising Designer Award. This time, young people will design measures for the Covid-19 outbreak. “We will continue our support for the sector even in this difficult period we are in.”

Online applications for ARED Awards via https://www.aredodulleri.com/ expire on October 11, 2020.

The post Young People Will Design Cities With Social Distances! appeared first on InkJet Magazine .

New Look launches sale process as it prepares CVA

August 15, 2020             MediaScan

UK fashion retailer New Look is seeking a buyer and is preparing to launch another company voluntary agreement (CVA) as it tries to restructure its business. Read More

Fashion retailers back UK government aid to shore up supply chains

August 15, 2020            MediaScan

The UK Government has launched a new programme to strengthen global supply chains by supporting workers in developing countries during the coronavirus pandemic in a move that is estimated to benefit nearly 120,000 people working in the global garment industry. Read More

Wear a Crown of Flowers on Your Head

August 15, 2020    MediaScan

©2013 Laurel J. Delaney.  All rights reserved.”Wear a crown of flowers on your head, let its roots reach your heart.” – Kabir

©2013 Laurel J. Delaney.  All rights reserved.

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Adasa Unveiling Enticing Fashion for Women in New Arrivals Sectionon August 15, 2020 at 7:00 am

August 15, 2020MediaScan

A whole new section of designer dresses recently launched by ADASA in their “New Arrivals” section. The company is introducing its latest innovations to the fashion enthusiast in a refreshing way. Read More

US clothing retail sales rise at a slower rate in July

August 15, 2020MediaScan

Sales at US clothing retailers continued to recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in July, albeit growing more slowly than the month before. Read More

Kontoor Brands project supports women garment workers

August 15, 2020MediaScan

Wrangler and Lee brand owner Kontoor Brands has teamed up with the HERproject women’s empowerment programme to boost healthcare knowledge, critical health services and products for women in its supplier factories. Read More