Sheets, towels and Monkeypox. Is another anti-viral textile boom on the horizon?

Declared a national health emergency on Aug. 4, Monkeypox cases in the U.S. surpassed 10,000 […]

International Developments

With Covid cases on the rise, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles show pushes back dates

As China’s Covid-19 cases hit their highest level since May, the Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles […]

Business News

How the Shanghai shutdown ripple effect is impacting port volume

As supply issues continue in Shanghai, the Port of Oakland reported another monthly loss in […]

The Thread

Head-spinning times | Jennifer Marks

The word “unprecedented” has gotten quite a workout over the past four years, and justifiably […]

Supply Chain

U.S. ports see brief slowdown, though imports remain high

Global Port Tracker projects that the respite could be broken by a record-setting wave ahead.


Ross boosts store count projection 20%

Ross Stores Inc. sees more room to run for physical retailing and has added hundreds […]

Business News

Home furnishings stores ride the January sales wave

Consumer spending kept on rolling after the holidays, resulting in strong retail sales in January.

Trade Shows

IHGF Delhi Fair plans in-person spring show

Dates for the 53rd edition of IHGF Delhi Fair have been pushed back a few […]


Big Lots plans scaling up new store rollouts

After a decade of focus on store makeovers, Big Lots is charging ahead with new […]


Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles pushes spring edition into April

The spring edition of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles will take place a few weeks later […]