Category list : Manufacturing
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Fashion Enter buys tailoring manufacturer Subscription
London-based not-for-profit training organisation and factory Fashion Enter has bought tailoring manufacturer Gloria Fashions for an undisclosed sum.
Johnstons of Elgin to open Edinburgh flagshipSubscription
Cashmere and woollen manufacturer Johnstons of Elgin will open a flagship store for its own brand in Edinburgh next spring.
How UKFT is minding the skills gapSubscription
Drapers speaks to industry insiders to hear how the UKFT is battling to close the fashion and textile sector’s skills gap and what still needs to be done
Growth in British manufacturing will be driven by innovation and authenticity after the UK leaves the European Union, industry leaders at this year’s Make It British Forum were told last week.
Chesterfield-based leather manufacturer Clayton and Sons has been bought out of administration by its former finance director, Drapers understands.
Bagir directors agree takeover by Shandong RuyiSubscription
Tailoring group Bagir has announced that it has agreed the terms of a strategic partnership, under which Chinese textile company Shandong Ruyi will take a majority stake in the company for $16.5m (£12.8m)
The new denim area proved popular with buyers at this season’s edition of manufacturing trade show Fashion SVP. However exhibitors reported lighter footfall than anticipated.
UKFT to host exhibition at Make It British Live!Subscription
The UK Fashion & Textile Association (UKFT) is to curate a manufacturing skills exhibition at Make It British Live!, the sourcing event for British manufacturers and producers.
Industry partnership Fashion District is developing a business cluster in east London. Drapers speaks with some of its key players about their ambition to revamp London into a global hub for fashion technology.
Asos is co-hosting an event at the House of Lords with Baroness Lola Young today to identify and address risks in the clothing sector.