Apparel Online, which is always at the forefront of bringing in all-relevant information to the garment manufacturers’ doorsteps, holds ‘human resource’ and skill development as keys to growth and progress for any sector, and the future of Bangladesh’s readymade garment sector. Team AO spoke to the stakeholders – manufacturers and heads of training institutes, including the Pro-Vice Chancellor of BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology (BUFT) – to present a complete lowdown on the manpower scenario in the garment industry. Equally important is technology which these pages unveil pertaining to latest developments in the last few months from across the globe.
The issue also gives an in-depth coverage to the 7th edition of the Bangladesh Denim Expo, becoming a trendsetter in the Bangladesh denim sector, and aptly underlined the need and requirement for transparency. The fair witnessed a total of 65 exhibitors from 12 countries, including Bangladesh, Germany, Italy, Japan, China, Singapore, Turkey, Vietnam, India, Pakistan, Spain and Hong Kong.
The Fashion pages of the magazine bring a ‘Trend Round-up for Spring/Summer 2018’, carving out the Top 10 trends from the international showcases of S/S 2018, set to affect the future of fashion.
Besides the above, our regular columns of Buyer Blog, Exporter Profile, Bangladesh Canvas, Retailer Current, Beyond BD, Export Statistics, and Technology pages make the issue worth reading.