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Global Pandemic: Union, Sellers and buyer responsibilities

The COVID-19 Pandemic has affected almost every industry, including the textile industry. With the current scenario, it can be predicted that the effect of coronavirus will result in many production houses to shut down.        Textile manufacturers and many fashion…

USMCA Trade Deal Commences with Little Fanfare

The USMCA trade deal between the U.S., Mexico and Canada took effect on July 1, but experts say it’s not much different than the deal it replaced. On July 8, just a week after the new deal took effect, United…

The UpCycle Project – Living for Today

Last week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Gabriella Smith, Founder and CEO of the UpCycle Project.  We started our conversation by exploring our current reality of COVID-19.  What the last three months has taught us and the possibilities of…

ATSV and China’s Zhejiang Province Partner for Success

Apparel Textile Sourcing Virtual Trade Show (ATSV) is delighted to showcase over 50 suppliers from the province of Zhejiang in Mainland China.   Zhejiang is calling this event the 2020 ZHEJIANG EXPORT ONLINE FAIR (America-textile).  This premier virtual event of its…

ATSV – Must Attend Virtual Trade show

Apparel Textile Sourcing (ATS) Trade Shows officially announces the addition of Apparel Textile Sourcing Virtual (ATSV) as their fourth trade show on the 2020 calendar. The new event will take place from May 25 to 29, 2020. In a time when…

WRAP Podcast: “A Brave New World” Featuring Jason Prescott

We would like to share segments and highlights from the Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP) podcast “WRAPCast, Episode 11:  A Brave New World – Apparel Sourcing and Trade Shows in the COVID-19 reality with Jason Prescott”.   Jason Prescott is the…

Kendor Textiles: ATS Featured Supplier

KENDOR TEXTILES Information:  Website –  www.kendortextiles.com Year Established – 1953 Vancouver, BC, Canada Call Toll Free (877) 434-3233 Email – askus@kendortextiles.com Facebook Instagram Linkedin, Paul King (President) Products: KenDor brings in products from around the globe, particularly from Asia and Europe, providing them…

Cancellation Crisis in the Apparel and Textile Industries

As of March 30, 2020, the chart below indicates the current state of the battle against the CoronaVirus (COVID-19).  It is important to remember that daily statistics change, sometimes dramatically.  In Asia, the apparel and textile industry is declining rapidly…

On-Demand Apparel Manufacturing at its Finest

During this epidemic, actually tradeshows have been canceled; we highlight one of Apparel Textile Sourcing exhibitors, OnPoint Manufacturing (OPM).  OPM is a company producing on-demand clothing in Florence, Alabama.  I sat down with Kirby Best, who is the founder and…

Rapid Changes Required for Sustainability in Fashion

Speed to market is affecting the fashion and footwear industries.    The use of tweets, Instagram, and social media has accelerated the fashion industry making it challenging to keep pace with new trends.  Previously, we published an article called “Measuring Impact…

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