Category Archives: Global Issues

The Industrial Revolution 2.0 by Emma Birnbaum

All of the changes that are rippling through the garment industry today are occurring because of the internet.

To be born in the time of the internet means to exist in a totally interconnected, interdependent world. There is no clearly … Read More

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New Patterns of Sourcing

 

I:  Major customers are becoming increasingly dissatisfied with their current garment supplying countries.

Two reasons:

1.   Asian Garment export capacity is falling.  This should not come as a surprise.  This trend has been developing for some time.  (I have … Read More

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