Part of Kingpins’ plan to bring an ethical focus its tradeshows worldwide, all panels of the upcoming New York show will focus on social and environmental issues related to the future of the denim industry.
The American fashion brand announced on Wednesday that it has named Katie Anderson as its new chief financial officer, a role in which she succeeds Sandeep Reddy, who has been with the company for just under a decade.
Replay has partnered with the French football team Paris Saint-Germain as its “denim partner”. The Italian brand will dress the team’s players in denim until 2023 as the club continues to explore fashion partnerships.
John Galliano has renewed his contract as creative director of the house of Maison Margiela, in a vote of confidence in the controversial British designer by the brand's owner, Italian billionaire Renzo Rosso.
Amazon chose denim for the theme of the event it held in Berlin from October 24 through 27, offering a playful festival experience to visitors as it seeks to boost its fashion credentials in the minds of consumers.
The denim industry produced $19.7 billion in merchandise in fiscal 2018, a figure which, according to a recent study, is predicted to increase an average of 3.2% over the coming years to reach $25.4 billion by 2025.
The denim trade show will be held in the Dutch capital on October 23-24, a chance for the sector to tackle the issue of sustainable fashion, as denim production in particular is condemned for its environmental impact.