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What Is The Impact Of African Growth And Opportunity Act (AGOA) On The Textile And Apparel Industry Of Africa?

This article talks about the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) for the textile and apparel industry. Find answers to the basic answers to: what is it? How do the countries qualify to become a part of it? Which all countries are already benefiting from it? This also evaluates the drawbacks of this act on the African countries and the reason…
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Artificial Intelligence In The Apparel Industry

When compared to 2016, there has been a 300% percent growth in investments in Artificial Intelligence capabilities development in 2017 globally, as predicted by Forrester Research. An IDC research has predicted that the AI market will become worth more than $47 billion in 2020 growing from an $8 billion market in 2016. We have seen science fictions…
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Drop Shipping

Retailers offering their customer a full catalogue or e-commerce platforms, both invoke the need of a system where the retailer does not have to physically store the complete range of products being offered in brick and mortar setups, but still satisfies customer demands within a stipulated time frame. This is where drop shipping comes into the…
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5 Factors You Should Consider In Lingerie Cutting

Lingerie today has ceased to be the traditional basic piece of essential garment. It has become an attractive, innovative, functional innerwear and intimate clothing for women, with styles and categories that go way past than being a simple garment category. With such a level of complexity and such small sizes of the garment, the cutting process in…
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Factories of the future: Apparel Manufacturing

If we observe traditionally, manufacturing can be termed as the process of converting raw materials into physical products and factories are the structure where this conversion happens. This was the simple goal with which gen x factories worked. Then came the growing need for sustainability and optimization in meeting customer demands which drove…
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Real Time Information Sharing in the Apparel Industry

Defining Real-Time System An IT enabled system that is able to provide necessary information to its users, as sooner as things are rolled on, is called real time system. Having worked in the apparel industry for some time now, I have always thought about the importance and challenges being faced by an apparel exporter in sharing information in real…
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How Will BREXIT Affect Apparel Trade Relations?

On June 23rd, 2016. Britain voted to leave the European Union, the 28-nation trading bloc. The pound plummeted to its lowest level in 31 years, $2 trillion wiped off the global stock market, and the shock waves are going to be felt in the global apparel industry as well. Britain’s exit from EU might take away EU’s single market facility out of its…
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