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Consumer safety and product labeling guidance

Deanna Clark-Esposito

Deanna Clark-Esposito is Adjunct Professor of International Business Law at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, Adjunct Professor of Business Law at LIM College, New York City, and Partner of Fashion Compliance and International Trade, at the law firm Schrier Shayne Koenig Samberg and Ryne, also in New York City, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Practical Guide to Fashion Law and Compliance

Fairchild Books, 2018

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...Details about a product’s composition are found on virtually all consumer goods whether printed directly onto a product, or embodied in a sticker, hang tag, or a sewn-in label attached to it. The labeling laws which mandate such disclosures...

A Look at Labor Issues in the Manufacturing of Fashion through the Perspective of Human Trafficking and Modern-day Slavery

The Dangers of Fashion : Towards Ethical and Sustainable Solutions

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Plenty of literature has outlined the labor issues present in apparel supply chains. The purpose of this chapter is to explore these issues as they are faced by workers who are trafficked and held in modern-day slavery. A brief historical...

Flammability testing and issues specific to children’s products

Deanna Clark-Esposito

Deanna Clark-Esposito is Adjunct Professor of International Business Law at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, Adjunct Professor of Business Law at LIM College, New York City, and Partner of Fashion Compliance and International Trade, at the law firm Schrier Shayne Koenig Samberg and Ryne, also in New York City, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Practical Guide to Fashion Law and Compliance

Fairchild Books, 2018

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...The flammability testing of clothing for adults and children’s sleepwear are two of the most frequently performed lab tests done on wearing apparel and represent one of the best known hazards in the fashion industry—flammable fabrics...

Quality Assurance, Product Testing, and Inspection

Janace E. Bubonia

Janace E. Bubonia, PhD, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Design, Merchandising and Textiles at Texas Christian University. She has taught classes in design and product development, fashion illustration, fashion show production, promotion, and textile testing among others. She is a member of the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Apparel Production Terms and Processes

Fairchild Books, 2017

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...Testing throughout the development and manufacturing of apparel products ensures quality and compliance with safety regulations. Product testing leads to better quality garments and higher customer satisfaction.The practice of testing...

Supply Chain Compliance in the Fashion Industry

Michael P. Londrigan

Michael P. Londrigan is Vice President for Academic Affairs at LIM College. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Introductory business case

...Learning Objectives Upon completion of this case, students should be able to: Identify issues related to workers’ treatment by manufacturing facilities in the supply chain. Examine the role corporate social responsibility (CSR) plays...

Sustainable Communities

Leslie Davis Burns

Dr. Leslie Davis Burns is President and Founder of Responsible Global Fashion LLC and Professor Emerita of Apparel Design and Merchandising at Oregon State University. A scholar and educator around topics related to the international apparel industries, consumer behaviour, and corporate social responsibility, Leslie is author of Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion (2019, Fairchild Books) and co-author of The Business of Fashion (6th edition forthcoming, 2020, Fairchild Books). She is also the Editor-in-Chief of the new online resource, Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases. Leslie is a Fellow of the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and has received the Distinguished Scholar and the Educator of the Year Awards from ITAA in addition to teaching, research, and leadership awards from Oregon State University. Leslie holds a BA from Washington State University and a Ph.D. in Consumer Sciences and Retailing from Purdue University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion

Fairchild Books, 2019

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...Describe the role the fashion industry plays in creating and maintaining sustainable communities.Describe and compare the strategies used by nonprofit and for-profit social enterprises to advance their social objectives.Explain...
...Learning Objectives Upon completion of this case, students should be able to: Compare and contrast the advantages and disadvantages of natural and synthetic dyes. Think critically from the perspective of a fashion designer whether natural...

Overview of Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion

Leslie Davis Burns

Dr. Leslie Davis Burns is President and Founder of Responsible Global Fashion LLC and Professor Emerita of Apparel Design and Merchandising at Oregon State University. A scholar and educator around topics related to the international apparel industries, consumer behaviour, and corporate social responsibility, Leslie is author of Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion (2019, Fairchild Books) and co-author of The Business of Fashion (6th edition forthcoming, 2020, Fairchild Books). She is also the Editor-in-Chief of the new online resource, Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases. Leslie is a Fellow of the International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) and has received the Distinguished Scholar and the Educator of the Year Awards from ITAA in addition to teaching, research, and leadership awards from Oregon State University. Leslie holds a BA from Washington State University and a Ph.D. in Consumer Sciences and Retailing from Purdue University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sustainability and Social Change in Fashion

Fairchild Books, 2019

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...Describe environmental, economic, social, and cultural sustainability issues in the global fashion industry.Compare the business frameworks fashion brand companies have adopted to address these issues and challenges.Explain issues...

H&M Post-Rana Plaza

Myles Ethan Lascity

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Myles Ethan Lascity is director of the Fashion Media program, and an assistant professor of journalism, at the Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, USA Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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David S. Waller

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Helen J. Waller

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Fashion Business Cases : A Student Guide to Learning with Case Studies

Fairchild Books, 2021

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...In 2017, the Swedish-based global clothes retailer H&M was chosen as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, for the seventh consecutive time, by the Ethisphere Institute. H&M is an example of a “fast fashion” retailer, which produces...

Production and Manufacture

The End of Fashion : Clothing and Dress in the Age of Globalization

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...Introduction The crisis of the fast-fashion model has received important media attention in recent years. Labor rights and ecological effects represent major challenges for the fashion industry. Forecasts indicate that the British...