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- The Never-Ending Sale. Koch, David // Retail Traffic;Nov2004, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p14
Reports on the reduction of the apparel quotas of the members of the World Trade Organization. Impact of the initiative on retailers and end consumers; Reduction of apparel prices; Purchase of clothing products at low cost.
- Industry Readies for Direct flights to Vietnam. Ellis, Kristi // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/21/2003, Vol. 186 Issue 83, p15
An agreement between the United States and Vietnam to allow direct passenger and cargo flights between the two countries for the first time since the end of the Vietnam War will be to the advantage of retailers and importers. Retailers, importers and apparel manufacturers have shifted a...
- Textile Firms Getting Huge Export Orders. Sarkar, R. K. // Man-Made Textiles in India;Jan2006, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p3
The article reflects on the increase in Indian textile and clothing exports as of January 2006. Overseas retailers contributed to the trend by making export orders with textile companies in India for the January season. The U.S. and the European Union have implemented restrictions on selected...
- Majors Attempt To Stem Tide Of Parallel Imports. CHRISTMAN, ED // Billboard;07/08/2000, Vol. 112 Issue 28, p8
Reports on the efforts of music distribution companies to stop the flow of parallel music imports from Canada to the United States. Cost-effectiveness of purchasing product from Canadian wholesalers; Impact of the practice on the independent retail market in the U.S.
- Trends of FDI inflows in India in the Post-liberalization period - A: study with special reference to Pharmaceutical Sector. Syedl, Khaja Safiuddin; Sreenivasa, Murthy // Advances in Management;Dec2011, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p46
The post-liberalization period witnessed an 1/U 1 easing trend of FDI inflows in India with a high growth rate. The relaxation of policies towards international trade and investment supported by a positive response from capital exporting countries is also considered as a major determinant of FDI...
- Soft Lines Face Hard Times. Gentry, Connie Robbins // Chain Store Age;Jan2004, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p64
Discusses the procurement challenges posed to apparel retailers by a pending 2005 elimination of quotas among World Trade Organization (WTO) members. Background on the quota system; Advantages of eliminating quotas for WTO countries; Approaches that should be used by retailers to gain...
- Textile industry uniting to face import crisis. Laws, Forrest // Southwest Farm Press;3/4/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p19
Presents an article on the textile industry that is uniting to face the import crisis. Job losses in the U.S. textile industry to be made the top political issue of the 2004 presidential and congressional races; Commitment to support the candidate who makes an ironclad promise on maintaining...
- Mandelson lacks the fibre to sort out the clothing industry. Hyman, Richard // Marketing Week;9/15/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 37, p41
Comments on the move to impose quotas on clothing imports in the European Union. Impact of the import quotas on retailers in Great Britain; View that the reintroduction of textile quotas is a typical example of European Union bureaucracy; Consumers' reaction to price increases.
- RISKY BUSINESS. Canning, Kathie // Private Label Buyer;Apr2008, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p18
The article discusses the risks that the United States retailers needs to asses before doing with China. According to Momo Bi, a sourcing specialist for US China Business Solutions Inc., US companies should research the industry to identify highly qualified manufacturers and ensure the highest...