The Reinvention of Retail Demands New Metrics

Compare this call to action/change with this comment in a recent post here: "Let’s look at talent acquisition and retention, for example. We asked executives...

AAPN Member Alvanon Launches Fashion Innovation Hub with Asian Pioneers

Global innovations company Alvanon in partnership with former Editor-In-Chief of Apparel Monthly, Jenny Liu, have opened The Shanghai Apparel Experience Center (SHAEC), a unique...

Moving From Idle to Agile: Industry Leaders Speak Out

So, those surveyed want to avoid 'disruption' huh? Best they stay away from you and the AAPN........disruption is the lifeblood of creativity. Moving From Idle...
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AAPN Member Unifi Announces Recipients of Inaugural REPREVE® Champions of Sustainability Awards

To further commemorate its recent milestone of recycling 10 billion bottles, AAPN member Unifi, Inc. have announced announce the recipients of the inaugural REPREVE®...

Garments Made by YOU are Streaming in for the LA Regional

At the 2018 pro:Americas Los Angeles Regional on Thursday, February 08, 2018 (2:00 PM - 6:30 PM PST) we're featuring garments made in this hemisphere, high needle,...

Dollar General Thrives Where Low-Income Families Struggle

While many national retail chains continue to struggle,  downsize and even go out of business altogether the Dollar General chain is not only thriving...

Lou Holtz Quotes to Start Your Week

I saw a speech by Lou Holtz. It was amazing. And funny. He grew up poor but said he always had plenty to eat...

AAPN Member George C Moore Co. Recieve Prestigious Industry Award

Please join us in offering congratulations to AAPN member George C. Moore Co., as the company has been named Fruit of the Loom's Best Supplier...

The Latest Perk at Malls: Gas Fill-Ups While You Shop

Malls all over the world are making efforts to improve and upgrade the services they offer to consumers in a bid to lure them...

Ways to Improve Your Decision Making

I had a hard time deciding whether or not to publish this..........but it's good. Reminds me of Yogi Berra, "the future ain't what it...

Beyond Bitcoin: What Blockchain Really Means And What That Means For Retailers

Everyone is talking about Bitcoin, but the currency is just the visible edge of a technological iceberg. Beyond the noise and hum, we are just barely scratching...