For five years, BCI has worked to convene actors across the supply chain, facilitating uptake of Better Cotton. Enabling cooperation between all actors in the industry – from producer organisations to retailers and brands – has been a hallmark of our efforts to achieve a more sustainable cotton sector.
Hebe Schecter, President of Kaltex America, spoke as a member of a panel of experts at the Sourcing Journal Summit in New York around the topic: How Innovations Are Reshaping the Development Cycle. “We are in an era of faster, cheaper. We’re trying to connect samples and costing and manufacturing. The only way to connect all those dots is through technology” said Schecter.
Grupo Kaltex has chosen to adopt Lectra Fashion PLM at Revman international and at Kaltex Home in Mexico. According to Hebe Schecter, President of Kaltex North America, both companies will be using the platform to better structure and synchronize process across their different design and development teams. This will reduce the time needed to create new products and enhance product quality, giving the company the flexibility and resources it needs to add more brands to its portfolio and pursue international growth.
PRNewswire/Leading provider of high-fashion home and bath products, Revman International Inc. has entered a partnership with Ellen DeGeneres' new lifestyle brand, ED. The 2016 bed and bath collection will launch at the New York Home Textiles Market in March.
The collection will offer a wide range of bedding and bath products as well as freestanding decorative accessories. Products include duvet covers, comforters, sheets, quilts, decorative pillows, throws, towels, shower curtains and bath accessories. All will reflect the brand's unique design sensibility and fashion perspective. Soft, washed fabrics, unique textures and inspired layering insure that the products will be cozy, comfortable and inviting.