Articles about apparel


The State of the Direct-to-Consumer Market

Last updated: 04/29/2020

NEW YORK, United States — Pepper, a start-up that sells bras designed for small-chested women, was wrapping up its $2 million seed fundraising round this spring when the...

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COVID-19: Making Tough Decisions for Your Business

Last updated: 04/23/2020

During this time of COVID-19, unless your company is one of the “lucky” ones designated as essential, you’re being forced to close your doors to keep employees and customers...

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10 Key Trends Set to Shape Apparel in 2020

Last updated: 12/21/2019

Pessimism will cast a pall over business in 2020 as headwinds prove a heavy weight to bear, but there will be some bright spots for fashion in the year ahead. For one,...

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How to Give Apparel New Life Through Recycling

Last updated: 11/17/2019

Tomorrow is America Recycles Day, the annual initiative by Keep America Beautiful that’s dedicated to promoting recycling in the U.S. And some forward-thinking apparel makers...

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Better than Most, the Outdoor Market Understands the Value of Sustainability

Last updated: 09/07/2019

Few categories are quite as tuned into the importance of sustainability as the outdoor apparel market. With a long-held connection to the environment, tied by the natural...

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Why Transparency matters

Last updated: 08/30/2019

This is our focus for the next five years. We believe this simple question gets people thinking differently about what they wear. We need to know that as consumers, our...

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Why You Shouldn’t Make Your Shoe Brand Sustainable

Last updated: 07/26/2019

It’s all the rage. Ask any fashion industry leader what key issues shoe players are thinking about right now and the odds are sustainability will sit high on the list. From...

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This Performance Apparel Uses Space Innovation for the Most High-Tech Workout Ever

Last updated: 07/12/2019

Form should follow function. We like stuff that works, whether it looks great or not. If it doesn’t perform, it won’t become an essential part of our rotation. Give us something...

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Amazon Is Launching a Fashion App With AI Tech That Finds Clothes Based on Your Photos

Last updated: 06/28/2019

Amazon will launch an app allowing users to upload a photo of a look and get similar product recommendations from Amazon's apparel assortment. Amazon announced yesterday its...

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Nike’s Massive Spring Sale Is Going On Right Now — Here’s What to Shop Before It’s Over

Last updated: 06/24/2019

With summer right around the corner, Nike is giving fans a chance to update their wardrobes for the warmer months ahead. As part of the Swoosh’s mid-season sale, the brand is...

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Watch This Fabric Transform From Shirt To Puffy

Last updated: 06/23/2019

Imagine a light shirt that automatically puffs out into a jacket when the temperatures drop. A textile lab is working on a fabric to do just that. It looks like a standard...

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Meet Upscale Vandal, One of Instagram’s Top Sneaker Style Influencers

Last updated: 06/23/2019

Typically, people look to celebrities for fashion cues. But Mike “Upscale Vandal” Camargo stands out on his own, regardless of which megastars are around him. Camargo, who runs...

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