Apparel Sales Jump in September: 5 Stocks to Buy

Per Retail Metrics, total September same-store sales for apparel retailers came in at 7.9%, up from 7.8% from the year-ago period and compares with a 6.2% and 7.5% increase in August and July, respectively. It goes without saying that the apparel industry is on firm ground. September is considered the late back-to-school season. The late … Read more Apparel Sales Jump in September: 5 Stocks to Buy

Future Group partners with Vardhman to co-develop products for apparel biz

Future Group has partnered with fabric brand Vardhman to co-develop products for its apparel business and plans to launch 6-7 products every year. Future Group will use Vardhman’s fabric for products being sold across its formats such as FBB, Central and Brand Factory. “Apparel is a very important business for us and it is growing … Read more Future Group partners with Vardhman to co-develop products for apparel biz

DJ Bravo launches apparel brand in India

West Indian cricketer Dwayne Bravo, popularly known as DJ Bravo, is the latest sportsman to launch his apparel brand in India, a market which has so far seen only a few Bollywood celebrities and a handful of athletes making a dent. Bravo, who enjoys a fan following in India too, is looking at monetising on his popularity here … Read more DJ Bravo launches apparel brand in India

5 select trends of the Indian apparel market

India is a high-growth, fast-changing retail apparel market, with significant new growth opportunities for both foreign and domestic players. As a result of this, the Indian apparel industry is witnessing some specific trends. 1Sustainable & Eco-Friendly Manufacturing As the country is confronted with pollution issues, it has become imperative for textiles industries to adopt eco-friendly strategies. The … Read more 5 select trends of the Indian apparel market