Leonie Barrie Exactly 12 months into his role as chief executive of Israel-based tailored clothing manufacturer Bagir Group, and Eran Itzhak is in a buoyant mood.The business is debt-free for the first time in nearly a decade, has refocused its manufacturing base on Ethiopia, Egypt and Vietnam, and is fighting back with new products and a return to innovation.


Walmart snaps up online fashion firm Mod Cloth Michelle Russell | 20 Mar 17 US retail giant Walmart is further beefing up its e-commerce strategy with the acquisition of women's online fashion and accessory retailer Mod Cloth.

PBF drops Trump as Mexico footwear firms fret Ivan Castano Freeman | 20 Mar 17 Premium Brands Footwear (PBF), a Mexican firm that partnered with The Trump Organization in 2014 to make men's shoes, has severed ties with the US President following rising anti-Trump sentiment in the country, a company source told just-style.

Michelle Russell As one of the world's leading garment manufacturers, Hong Kong-based TAL Apparel is continually looking to see how it can add value in the apparel supply chain, as chief technology officer Delman Lee tells just-style.

Trump and Brexit generate more confusion Michelle Russell | 20 Mar 17 Over the past month, Donald Trump and his team failed to offer any clear plan to ensure Americans would "Buy American, Hire American" - while the British government's attempts to clarify the specifics of "Brexit means Brexit" left no-one better informed.

ANALYSIS - Why Geely should sell 1m cars in 2017The first of three features looking at the future models of Zhejiang Geely/Geely Auto was published recently.

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