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“On a marketing level, Argentinian brands and retail are very up-to-date” April 1, 2016 ⋅ by Fashion Market news  Fashion Market had the opportunity to interview Gabriel Farías Iribarren, fashion industry professional with extensive experience in the areas of textile and...
The globalized textile company. The fashion industry has adapted to global changes and responds to consumers’ wishes incredibly fast. The industry has achieved this by shifting and making the processes, flows and requirements among brands, consumers and suppliers more efficient. Essentially,...
The response from textile sourcing to the omnichannel model. Retail and the textile labels are transitioning to a supply chain that can efficiently react to the omnichannel model. New and exciting challenges are being discovered along the way. The omnichannel feature...
You and your provider. The goal was clear. You had to make a purchase in China or Asia and try to avoid this situation. But maybe you couldn’t make it and you have worked with a provider who simply wasn’t...

Importing from China.

Reasons why it is difficult to purchase or produce in small quantities in China. Many companies, business men and entrepreneurs want to produce or buy their product in China, but that is not always the best option. There are three important...
The costs of the textile sector. A frequently repeated query refers to which are the factors that currently have greater influence on the cost of textile production. There are several factors that, to a greater or lesser extent, have impact on...
Textile industry, today. Now, in the second half of this year 2016, as a six-monthly balance, I would like to share with you the vision and expectations of professionals and businessmen of the textile industry that I was able to...
Meaning and magnitude of the Chinese New Year. The Chinese New Year,  also known in China as the Spring Festival or as the Lunar New Year in the West, is the most important traditional celebration of the year in the Chinese calendar, and it is...
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Responsible textile supply.

Sustainable textile manufacturing. Achieving a sustainable, responsible textile industry is the path to create value in origin, therefore creating value in the product and the brand. At the end of 1980, western textile industries started to produce their collections in China. Then...
Comments on managing quality inspectors. When controlling the quality of productions and purchases, companies have three alternatives: engaging the services of a quality control firm; forming their own team of quality inspectors; or choosing a mixed system with a combination...
Conscious Consumer. Purchase trends are shifting. The consumer’s trust on the product, its origin and production process are becoming a powerful force that dictates how companies must operate if they want to remain relevant. Therefore, market’s needs must be met...

What is quality?

We often talk about quality but when we ask potential employees, current collaborators, providers or manufacturers, and even professionals within the sector the question “What is quality?”, their answers are very diverse or don’t express a clear idea. In line...

A very original question

Countless times, in market fairs and meetings with providers, we have heard the following question from the western buyer to the Chinese vendor: Do you own a factory? Or a similar question but expressed with “a sense of need”, not to...
Quality and responsible textile production. In our current and global textile industry, a garment may contain components of four from five different countries and during its preparation process it can go through factories in different continents. It happens for example...
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The future textile supply.

Dear all, Below is my last article of 2016 published on my blog Modaes.es. In this article, I discuss the current situation of the textile sector and the most distinctive aspects of the fashion industry, in which we have dabbled with...
Why do Chinese providers often make a wrong estimate? Thanks to your experience producing or importing products from China, you know it’s quite common for estimates to be handled inaccurately. There are a few perhaps vary basic reasons –and very...

Natural Textile Fibers

In the last few months, I have received several questions through the blog regarding natural textile fibers. Evidently, from the perspective of fashion consumers...