Traditional apparel is becoming a part of daily wear

Indian consumers are increasingly spending more on ethnic wear, helping companies such as TCNS Clothing, BIBA, Manyavar, House of Anita Dongre and Soch post strong jump in their revenues last fiscal. Their merchandise, especially premium ones, were mostly visible on catwalks and bridal scenes a few years ago. Now, it has turned mainstream and is being worn … Read more Traditional apparel is becoming a part of daily wear

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