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Introduction to Globalization

Elena E. Karpova

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Elena E. Karpova is an Associate Professor in the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality management at Iowa State University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grace I. Kunz

Grace I. Kunz is Professor Emerita at Iowa State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Myrna B. Garner

Myrna B. Garner is Professor Emerita at Illinois State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Going Global : The Textile and Apparel Industry

Fairchild Books, 2021

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...The global fashion industry accounts for 3 trillion dollars, or 2 percent of the world’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). (FashionUnited, n.d.)Upon completion of this chapter, you will be able to:Describe the global nature of the textile...
...Learning Objectives Upon completion of this case, students should be able to: Identify the critical factors in fashion companies’ sourcing decisions. Analyze the trade-offs in fashion apparel companies’ sourcing and supply chain strategies....

The Fashion Supply Chain

Virginia Grose

Virginia Grose has over 30 years' experience in the fashion industry. Originally trained as a fashion designer, she gained her professional experience with Courtaulds in the supply chain and product development sectors. She has worked with a range of international clients such as Marks & Spencer and Wal-Mart. She is currently course leader in MA Fashion Business Management at the University of Westminster, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Practical Guide to the Fashion Industry : Concept to Customer

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...Sri Lanka ColomboSri Lanka houses world-class manufacturing of fashion clothing for many global brands and has innovated machinery, including recycling water in several factory units.In this chapter we examine supply chain management (SCM...

Designing in Fast Fashion

Alice Payne

Alice Payne is a Senior Lecturer in Fashion at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia. Her research interests include the fashion design process and the problem of design for sustainability within the fashion context. Alice is also an award-winning designer, investigating design for sustainability in fashion via practice-led research. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing Fashion’s Future : Present Practice and Tactics for Sustainable Change

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...Fast fashion is fashion’s new paradigm in the twenty-first century. It is an approach to bring on-trend fashion product to market quickly through supply chain innovations such as just-in-time (JIT) and quick response (QR...

Introduction

Nathalie Evans

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Nathalie Evans is a Senior Lecturer in Fashion Business at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Jeffrey

Michael Jeffrey is a retired academic formerly of Manchester Metropolitan University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Susan Craig

Susan Craig is a Senior Lecturer in Fashion Business at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Costing for the Fashion Industry

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Students are attracted to the fashion industry for a whole host of reasons – they like fashion, they are enthusiastic about clothes and fabrics, they see it as a vibrant global industry that they want to be involved in and they have...

Illegal and Unethical Trade Activity

Elena E. Karpova

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Elena E. Karpova is an Associate Professor in the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality management at Iowa State University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grace I. Kunz

Grace I. Kunz is Professor Emerita at Iowa State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Myrna B. Garner

Myrna B. Garner is Professor Emerita at Illinois State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Going Global : The Textile and Apparel Industry

Fairchild Books, 2021

Book chapter

...Eighty percent of consumers admitted that they bought fake or pirated goods regularly, with little remorse or concern for the consequences (International Chamber of Commerce (2009)).Upon completion of this chapter, you will be able...

Supply Chain Financing

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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Jacqueline M. Jenkins

Jacqueline M. Jenkins is Acting Executive Director of Strategic Planning and Innovation at the Fashion Institute of Technology, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fashion Supply Chain Management

Fairchild Books, 2018

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...Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:Assess how financing has evolved to meet global and diverse business models within the fashion industry.Establish how financial statements function in relation to supply chain...

Fashion, Transnationality, and Swahili Men

African Dress : Fashion, Agency, Performance

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...In Kenya, clothing choice has, until recently, been largely circumscribed—limited primarily to secondhand garments (mitumba in Swahili) in the aftermath of the collapse of the local apparel-manufacturing sector.Mitumba (pl.) are secondhand...

Prognosis for the Future

International Retailing

Fairchild Books, 2018

Book chapter

...Macy’s, the largest department store group in the United States, may be bought by another company or restructured—stay tuned.After studying this chapter, you should be able to:Describe possible changes in retail in the future.Name leading...

Africa and the Middle East

Elena E. Karpova

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Elena E. Karpova is an Associate Professor in the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality management at Iowa State University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grace I. Kunz

Grace I. Kunz is Professor Emerita at Iowa State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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and

Myrna B. Garner

Myrna B. Garner is Professor Emerita at Illinois State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Going Global : The Textile and Apparel Industry

Fairchild Books, 2021

Book chapter

...There are over 1,500 different languages spoken in the Middle East and Africa. (One World Nations Online, n.d.)Upon completion of this chapter, you will be able to:Explore the evolution of economic and political organization in Africa...