Has the Chinese slowdown impacted UK fashion exports?

The latest news from the Chinese economy in April have reported weak consumer demand.  Imports into China fell 1.8% from a year earlier as analysts fear any indications of recovery may be short lived following strong export figures recorded in March. What does this mean for UK exports of fashion and textiles goods to China?  … More Has the Chinese slowdown impacted UK fashion exports?

Online Fashion: Unpicking the key trends

The UK is increasingly becoming a computer literate and online society.   Vast changes in computer use and surfing habits are occurring as technology, infrastructure and increasing generational access continue to grow.   More and more Unpicking figures from the Office of National Statistics households and individuals survey gives us some striking messages on how the future … More Online Fashion: Unpicking the key trends

Apprenticeships – Are Fashion and Textiles employers accessing the offer

Apprenticeships are the Government’s preferred mechanism for funding vocational training, giving the Apprentice, normally within a two year programme of learning the chance to earn in employment with an employer. The apprenticeships.org.uk website states the following benefits for employers include: – Apprenticeships help businesses grow their own talent. – Apprenticeships develop a motivated, skilled and … More Apprenticeships – Are Fashion and Textiles employers accessing the offer