For generations, the Garment Center has been the heart of the city’s fashion industry. But these days, it’s shrinking as companies struggle with competition overseas and high rents at home. The de Blasio Administration wants to help — by offering manufacturers newer space, more affordable rents, longer leases, and grants — if they move to city-owned buildings Read More →

‘The global buyers prefer some accessories from multinational companies on the grounds of quality, which Bangladesh has already’ The garment accessories sub-sector is taking on more importance for Bangladesh with the start of direct exports to global brands, and could see a three-fold increase in export revenues in the next eight years. According to data Read More →

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has engaged Style House, a Fashion Creative Consulting Agency in Nigeria to manage its Human Capital Development Centre (HCDC) in Lagos, to develop capacity for the garment sector. Under the arrangement, Style House will manage the HCDC and run training programmes that meet international standards for developing the skills Read More →