Thursday, October 1, 2020
During this extreme and difficult situation the world is going through, it is natural that our main concern and thoughts are exclusively about the present, about people and their destinies. We cannot ignore this complex reality and move away,...
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Noah and the Coronavirus

We are living in an extreme situation all over the world and of course, the priority of each one of us at this very moment is to take care of the health of our family, of our fellow men...
The highly anticipated report Global Powers of Retailing 2019 By Deloitte informs us that the retail sales of the top 250 "global retailers" achieved strong growth in fiscal year 2017. Revenue from those 250 largest retailers worldwide increased by...
This new report generated by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Altagamma - 2019 True-Luxury Global Consumer Insight - brings us their sixth annual survey covering more than twelve thousand respondents in ten leading countries in the luxury sector, with...
Continuing with the analysis of the previous article on The State of Fashion 2019 report, we will focus on the current fashion consumer and the changes they have experienced in the past few years. While business models for second-hand, repaired,...
Speed Factory - Innovation Fashion Forum 2019 Innovation Fashion Forum 2019 Fashion 4.0: Technologies to transform the industry. It has been a great pleasure for me to participate as a speaker in this incredible meeting 2019 with the theme: Speed Factory: bringing production...
Throughout 2018 and even in the immediately preceding years, the common denominator of fashion and retailing has been volatility. During all this time I have tried, with more or less success, to shed light on the sector and industry...
The State Of Fashion - BOF & McKinsey - is without a doubt the annual report that professionals of the sector consult year after year in order to understand with absolute clarity the reality of the fashion industry, the...
The production costs of garments and fashion accessories in Asia have increased steadily and considerably over the years, so producing in Asian origins is no longer as profitable as it used to be. Asian factories have been efficiently managing...
"Faster and more versatile fashion during each season is the key to creating an attractive offer for future customers and to achieving the desired success in today's volatile market. Only if fashion brands move from the traditional and historical...
It is a pleasure to share with you a great article by Silvia Riera in Modaes on the current situation of the fashion sector, retail and the future of supply, with a paradigm shift that I have personally called...
We began the previous article by stating, "To ensure sales and to achieve planned profitability, it is no longer enough for today's fashion brands to be on the cutting edge. In seconds, from anywhere in the world, even without...
In order to guarantee sales and achieve planned profitability, it is no longer enough for today's fashion brands to be on the cutting edge. In seconds, from anywhere in the world, even without leaving home, the office or while...
"The increase in permanent markdowns in fashion retail continues to expand. Driven by the perception that this offers a solution to difficulties such as overstocking and slow sales growth, managers are betting on this marketing tactic. However, the experiences...
This is the third and last article in the series, based on the detailed report The State of Quality Inspections in the Global Supply Chain: 2018 Edition by Sourcing Journal & Inspectorio, about the current quality level of fashion...
To establish a measure of the current state of quality inspections, industry professionals surveyed in the report referenced in the previous post - Quality in Global Fashion Supply - were asked to confirm their most important challenges both with...

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...