Fashion

Indian textile workers demand enforcement of 30% pay hike

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

CHENNAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation): Hundreds of textile workers in India’s Tamil Nadu state have launched protests to demand that the first...


Active POP: Latest Rum Punch collection in stores now

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

Rum Punch a brand of resort wear designed in paradise; Sri Lanka, now retails their latest collection – Active POP at Dilly and Carl...


Nike seen on track for long-run growth despite tough competition

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

Reuters: Nike Inc, the world’s No. 1 footwear maker, will continue to dominate the sportswear market despite intensifying competition in Nort...


New Adidas CEO sets off in pursuit of Nike

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

Reuters: Closing the gap on clear market leader Nike is the challenge facing new Adidas boss Kasper Rorsted when the Dane takes charge of the world...


DIMO in partnership with AOD supports Sri Lanka apparel with international platform Mercedes-Benz Fashion Runways

/ Friday, 30 September 2016 00:01

Mercedes -Benz Fashion Runways will be hosted by Sri Lanka Design Festival as part of its agenda from 4 to 6 November at SLECC.  D...


Medieval grandeur to the fore in Odel’s Fall 2016 collection

/ Thursday, 8 September 2016 00:15

Fashion trailblazer Odel has brought the medieval into the 21st century as it celebrates the Fall 2016 fashion season with a new clothing collectio...


Silueta first company in Sri Lankan apparel industry to get ISO 9001:2015 Certification

/ Thursday, 8 September 2016 00:12

Silueta Ltd., a subsidiary of MAS Holdings, was awarded the ISO 9001:2015 certification, for the first time in the history of the apparel industry ...


Equine prowess and high fashion take to the runway promoting $ 1 b industry

/ Thursday, 8 September 2016 00:11

Sri Lanka Apparel Brands Association and Royal Turf Club to promote Sri Lanka’s apparel brands The Sri Lanka Apparel Brands Associati...


Peter England debuts in Sri Lanka

/ Wednesday, 7 September 2016 00:01

Opens first exclusive store in Colomboin association withSoftlogic Peter England, the leading international men’s apparel brand, o...


Best of fusion chic at Karat

/ Wednesday, 7 September 2016 00:01

Crish Panchal, Director of The Mango Tree and Jack Tree, who originally hailed from the clothing industry, has realised her dream with the...


DSI opens second Puma Showroom in Colombo 5

/ Wednesday, 7 September 2016 00:01

D. Samson & Sons Ltd. recently opened a second Puma showroom in Colombo 05. D. Samson & Sons Ltd. Managing Director Thusitha Raja...


RV Fashion celebrates 2nd anniversary with loads of rewards

/ Wednesday, 7 September 2016 00:00

RV Fashion, the one stop fashion mansion which has won the hearts of many since 2014, gave away loads of benefits for those who shop at their branc...


Swim Week Colombo gets off to a flying start at Colombo Port

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

Swim Week Colombo, presented by OLU Tropical Water, set itself higher goals to make a stronger impact internationally and got off to an excellent s...


Revlon Miss Universe Sri Lanka 2016 to take place in August

/ Wednesday, 20 July 2016 00:00

From left: Krishani Georee , Loretta Gunawardena ,T. S Prakash , Lou Ching Wong and Michael Wijesuriya By Shannine Daniel&nbs...


Latest Emerald Leonardo brand campaign shot by Triad with renowned fashion photographer Tarunn in S. Africa

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:06

Triad was recently provided with a unique opportunity to take Emerald International’s upmarket clothing brand Leonardo to the next level. The...


Land Rover ‘Dynamic Drive’ revs up Swim Week Colombo

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:05

Land Rover celebrated a collaboration of design and creativity at the recently concluded OLU Swim Week Colombo. The iconic British brand partnered ...


Stafford Garments underlines commitment to sportswear

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:03

RBN, manufactured by Stafford Garments is Sri Lanka’s first performance wear brand for men and women built with the Sri Lankan athlete in min...


A&E Lanka celebrates 125 years globally

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:02

A&E Lanka, part of one of the world’s leading thread solutions provider, marks 25 years as a truly American company and its parent compan...


Adidas, Kanye West expand clothing, footwear partnership

/ Tuesday, 5 July 2016 00:01

AFP: Adidas doubled down on its business ties with rap star Kanye West last week, announcing a new line of footwear and accessories to be sold in d...


JAT Furnishing, the modern key to work, learn and live efficiently and therapeutically

/ Thursday, 30 June 2016 00:00

  As part of its rebranding process, JAT has created a new, unified brand architecture that cohesively reflects the company&...


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‘Eluga Tamil’ and the constitutional litmus test

30 September 2016

Nationalists are mobilising in the North and the South against a constitution building process that will soon step out of the shadows In an ironic twist, last Saturday marked an epoch in the lifespan of two nationalist movements in ...


Getting beyond the rhetoric on education and skills sector reform

30 September 2016

Annually, the World Economic Forum ranks countries in the Global Competitiveness Index — a decent gauge of which nations are best positioned to squeeze efficiency out of their businesses and to attract companies and investment from ...


Making Sri Lankan tourism accessible for all

29 September 2016

       By Kanchana Wickramasinghe Sri Lanka is witnessing a rise in tourism since the end of the war. An important aspect that needs consideration in the country’s post-war tourism development is...


Cruise shipping as a progressive business model in Lankan tourism

29 September 2016

        International background Cruise shipping is a booming business in the world. There are two kinds of cruise shipping in business; one is liner shipping and the other is cruising. Liner shippin...


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