Stitch Diary – Webinar (20th Nov) – Register Now!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vfMEeqDci6Q] In one of my previous articles about GST tax in India, I explained the concept of GST and how it might affect the Indian textile and apparel industry. Now that it has been more than 3 months since GST has been implemented, there are various changes that the industry has witnessed. Hence,…
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ETHIOPIA: The Next Hub For Apparel Sourcing?

Country Overview Ethiopia is a country with a diverse mixture of many ethnicities and linguistic backgrounds. It is the second most populated country in the Sub-Saharan Africa region and one of the fastest growing economies globally. Despite the global economic crisis, Ethiopian economy recorded an annual economic growth of around 10% over the past…
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Importance of Lighting in Your Garment Factory

Use of proper lighting in workplace is important both for the workers and the manufacturer. Poor lighting at workplace leads to eye-strain, fatigues and accidents, and too much light causes safety and health issues like glare related headaches and stress. But both these scenarios lead to more errors hence more reworks, poor quality and low…
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The Technology Behind Molded Cup Bra

Traditionally bras were manufactured with cut pieces sewn together to form a 3D cup to fit the breast profile. However, the sewing skill set requirement and high manufacturing costs dominated this technology. To address this issue fabric of foams sheets molded to a 3D shape were started being used. Molded or Seam-Free Cups Molded cup bras have…
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What is Amazon effect?

The customer preferences to the way of shopping have drastically changed in the one last decade. Earlier the consumer had to go to the market to purchase something for himself or his family. Then came along the modern era of online retailers and e-commerce which changed the consumer journey. Today, man can find the exact items he’s looking for…
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