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Levi`s Looks At Growth From Multiple Channels

February 15th, 2015 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Brands - Int'l, Denim Data & Figures

Levi’s is the world’s oldest and largest denim brand. The family-owned blue jeans pioneer — founded in 1853 and adopted by everyone from miners, cowboys and railroad workers to greasers, rockers and hippies — has long been linked to a potent blend of democratic, rebel-infused Americana. Bruce Springsteen wore a pair of classic Levi’s 501s on the cover of his album “Born in the USA.” Levi’s is the world’s oldest and largest denim brand. But despite its powerful story, ...Read More

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Denim Fabric Imports Into US Fall 20% In 2014

February 6th, 2015 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Data & Figures

It is no secret that the imports of denim fabrics into US has been constantly falling over the last 2 decades. There was a fillip to imports when the premium denim boom came up in mid 2000s . But that also peaked out in 2005-07 period. Now there is hardly any strong reason for the imports to pick up for US , unless the production of local denim fabrics falls further. Details 2013 (Jan-Nov) 2014 (Jan-Nov) Difference % Quantities (million sq mtrs) 26.4 21.03 -20.4% Av. ...Read More

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Fashion And Other Events At 3rd Denimsandjeans Bangladesh Show | 1st –2nd March

February 5th, 2015 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Fairs/Exhibitions

The 3rd Denimsandjeans.com Bangladesh show is all geared up to launch on 1st March’15 at Hotel Radisson, Dhaka. The show shall have some of the cool denim companies from around the world as participants – bringing out their denim and related products to the worldwide buyers aggregating at Dhaka. We are bringing some special events at the show to enable the visitors get more Denimified ! 1)Denim and Innovation – A presentation by Denim Guru ‘ Adriano Goldschmied’ Adriano ...Read More

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Green Initiatives From M & J Group

February 2nd, 2015 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Fairs/Exhibitions

A green heart beats in the Bluezone at Munich Fabric Start: Start to Measure launches the green revolution. M&J Group from Bangladesh returns to Munich to confirm that it is time to change perspective and bring sustainability  back in fashion. Launched last year,  the  Start to Measure concept  is a hardware/software system designed and developed by M&J Group which is able to trace the production of each pair of jeans step by step, as well as to develop reliable ...Read More

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3rd Denimsandjeans Bangladesh Show | 1st and 2nd March 2015

January 5th, 2015 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Fairs/Exhibitions

The third edition of the Denimsandjeans Bangladesh show shall  be held on 1st and 2nd March’15 at Dhaka. After the successful two editions last year, the third edition again hopes to bring the global denim fraternity to come together at the most promising denim sourcing destination – Bangladesh . The second edition in Oct’14 saw some cool companies participating and displaying their denim / non-denim and related products in the supply chain from around the world.  The ...Read More

Bangladesh Targets $50 Billion RMG Exports by 2021

December 15th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Data & Figures

A 3 day apparel summit was recently organized by  BGMEA (Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association)  –‘Bangladesh RMG 2021- 50 billion USD in 50 years’- with Alliance, American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA), German Development Council and others to chalk out a sustainable road map for the ready made garment industry to reach this ambitious target by 2021 when Bangladesh would be celebrating its 50th anniversary . Garment exports have been the ...Read More

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Denim by PV SS’16 Trends

December 12th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Fairs/Exhibitions

Denim by PV held at Barcelona on 19th and 20th Nov had 2 busy days  with about  100 companies participating and over 4000 visitors coming from around the world. Though some felt that the May show was better, most of the exhibitors and visitors seemed happy with the show. The exhibiting companies brought out their latest collections to the show for SS’16 season. Some trends emerged from these collection, one of the important one being the strong desire of denim companies to ...Read More

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Denim Apparel Import Into US Falls 7.5% in 2014

December 9th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Data & Figures

Imports of denim apparel into US has fallen by about 7.5% in the period Jan-Oct’14 compared to the same period in 2013.  The imports fell by about 33 million pieces from 437 million pcs to about 404 million pcs during this period. The average price has also seen pressure with the same falling by about 8.6% from $8.12 per piece to about $8.03 per piece. Imports of Denim Apparel | 2013-2014 (Jan-Oct) Details 2013 2014 Difference (%) Quantity (mn .pcs) 437 ...Read More

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Denim Clothing at DPV Nov`2014

November 26th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Fairs/Exhibitions

DPV had an excellent show at Barcelona last week. A large number of companies from around the world participated visited by industry professionals from around the world. We shall be bringing a full report on SS’16 trends from PV in a report next week. We also visited Denim Clothing Company from Pakistan and saw some of their cool washes that they performed on their jeans and other garments. They were upbeat on a large selection of their samples in the DPV trend area . The product ...Read More

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Exhibitors At Denim by PV Nov`14

November 4th, 2014 by SANDEEP AGGARWAL | No Comments | Filed in Denim Fairs/Exhibitions

Denim by PV is here again with the next edition coming up at Fira de Barcelona. This time , with over 100 exhibitors, the show will be at its largest  including weavers, accessory providers, laundries, fiber suppliers etc.  We give an entire list of exhibitors below under different categories. Also here is a synopsis of  new products  to be displayed by some of the reputed companies at the show. i-SkoolTM by IskoTM: supporting tomorrow’s designers Launched last ...Read More

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