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The Fight for Ethical Fashion: The Origins and Interactions of the Clean Clothes Campaign

by Philip Balsiger

From consumer boycotts and buycotts to social movement campaigns, examples of individual and collective actors forging political struggles on markets are manifold. The clothing market has been a privileged site...

Fashion Logistics: Insights into the Fashion Retail Supply Chain

by John Fernie & David B. Grant

Fashion Logistics examines the principles and practices behind responsible fashion retailing and cost-effective supply chain management in the fashion industry.

The Farm at Black Hills

by Beverley Forrester

An engaging woman-against-the-odds story about an entrepreneurial South Island sheep farmer.When Beverley Forrester's beloved husband Jim died unexpectedly, not only did she have to deal with her grief, but...

Brunello Cucinelli Spa The King of Cachemire

by Paolo Brunelli & Dottor Paolo Brunelli

This work aims to establish how the extraordinary story of the Brunello Cucinelli SPA born even before the economic competition by the need to achieve sustainable economic development, namely the development...

A Bazaar Life

by David Alliance

At the age of thirteen, David Alliance was taken out of school by his father and apprenticed into the Grand Bazaar in Tehran, where he learned the business skills that were to prove invaluable in one of the...

Always In Fashion: From Clerk to CEO -- Lessons for Success in Business and in Life

by Mark Weber

An exclusive guided tour of the fashion industry--from the inside up

Mark Weber is the ultimate fashion insider. Starting his career as a clerk in a clothing store, he worked his way up to the "big time" in...

Managing Fashion and Luxury Companies

by Erica Corbellini & Stefania Saviolo

The system of fashion and luxury goods found fertile ground in the Italian and international spheres from the late 1970s to the 1980s. Today, however, these favourable conditions no longer exist. First, fashion...

The Medieval Broadcloth: Changing Trends in Fashions, Manufacturing and Consumption

by Kathrine Vestergard Pedersen & Marie-Louise Nosch

The eight papers presented here provide a useful introduction to medieval broadcloth, and an up-to-date synthesis of current research. The word broadcloth is nowadays used as an overall term for the woven textiles...

Why Fashion Matters

by Frances Corner

An illuminating introduction to the expanding influence of fashion from the perspectives of design, technology, sustainability, and business Fashion matters for the economy, to society, and to each of us personally....

Il caso di Via Gesù

by Valentina Nervi

Milano è una delle capitali europee della moda, punto di riferimento di ogni fashion addicted, e da poco è in atto un progetto per trasformare Via Gesù nella cosiddetta "via dell'uomo". Come? Grazie al turismo...

Diary of my Happy Moments

by Diana - Avgusta Stauer

"Diary of my Happy Moments" is a unique book, that combines beauty, fashion, and emotions of very positive energy. It will share with you little secrets of style, health and beauty, told by the testimonial of...

Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains: Is a Social Label the Answer?

by Jennifer Bair, Doug Miller & Marsha Dickson

This book provides insight into the potential for the market to protect and improve labour standards and working conditions in global apparel supply chains. It examines the possibilities and limitations of market...


by Tamara K. Hareven

Through the prism of one turn-of-the-century factory-city, Tamara Hareven and Randolph Langenbach have captured the historic experience of millions of Americans. We hear for the first time the eloquent voices—sometimes...

Process Control in Textile Manufacturing

by A Majumdar, A. Das & R Alagirusamy

Complex raw materials and manufacturing processes mean the textile industry is particularly dependent on good process control to produce high and consistent product quality. Monitoring and controlling process...

Fashion Brands: Branding Style from Armani to Zara

by Mark Tungate

Explore the popularization of fashion and how marketers and branding experts have turned clothes and accessories into objects of desire.

Sewing Success?

by Gladys López-Acevedo & Raymond Robertson

The end of the MFA was followed by rising apparel exports, falling prices, and a reallocation of production and employment between countries. There were also significant changes within countries. The first main...

Careers in Creative Industries

by Chris Mathieu

This book comprises current, original, empirical studies of career-making in theatre, music, film, TV, visual arts, fashion design, and architecture from Asia, Europe, and North America. This format facilitates...

Fugitive Denim: A Moving Story of People and Pants in the Borderless World of Global Trade

by Rachel Louise Snyder

“A fascinating chronicle of the $55-billion-a-year global denim industry.” —David Futrelle, Los Angeles Times Rachel Louise Snyder reports from the far reaches of the multi-billion-dollar denim industry...