Within the next three to five years, sustainability and eco-friendly products and production will become a key factor determining garment industry sales, for both suppliers and their brand-importer/retailer customers. As end consumers begin to see that global warming and other … Read More
In 1980 China was an economic basket case, trying desperately to climb out of the Cultural Revolution hole. 30 years later, China is now the world’s presumptive second largest economy. One man Deng Xiaoping changed the course of China. By … Read More
The global garment industry has always been politicized. However, in the past the politics was limited to trade — countries trying to protect their own export markets or their own domestic suppliers. Recently, the rules of the game have changed … Read More
There is a growing consensus among industry professionals, academics, governments, and international institutions that corruption is the greatest impediment to economic development.
Frankly, I would go further. I believe corruption to be the only impediment to economic development. There is … Read More