clothing industry

 
Dilemmas of the two-piece
Dilemmas of the two-piece
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Sold in the US: Cracking the American market
Sold in the US: Cracking the American market
So you think you can sell your stuff in the US? For many local designers, seeing their clothes on the racks of Barneys or Neiman Marcus would be...
SA cottons on to fast fashion
SA cottons on to fast fashion
South African clothing manufacturers are benefiting from retailers' growing demand for locally made goods as fast fashion takes root.
Mr Price shares hit record high despite consumer slump
Mr Price shares hit record high despite consumer slump
Mr Price advanced to a record high after the South African clothing and furniture retailer said earnings climbed 18 to 22% even as...
Edcon loss widens as changes disrupt clothes sales
Edcon loss widens as changes disrupt clothes sales
Edcon Holdings, owned by Bain...
Interventions save jobs
Interventions save jobs
They design high-end infant and children clothing and outsource the manufacturing to small Cut-Make-and-Trim operators.
Growing the local textiles industry
Growing the local textiles industry
These range from producing natural or synthetic fabrics, to creating home décor, from leather goods to manufacturing clothes.
Clothing industry sheds jobs
Clothing industry sheds jobs
The clothing manufacturing industry is on a knife edge after the announcement of planned retrenchments of about 1 900 workers by two big...
If only workers were not also people
If only workers were not also people
Socialists ought to be first to agree that wages are too high. Workers do price themselves out of jobs.
Productivity ploy 'pays off' to create stability
Productivity ploy 'pays off' to create stability
Clothing industry employment is stabilising, according to the job-loss database of the SA Labour Research Institute which records industry...
Where incentives mean more clothing jobs
Where incentives mean more clothing jobs
There is good reason to try to keep the South African textile and clothing industry going because it could create many more jobs, raise skills...

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