Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Libya may be North African neighbours, but their fashion markets are running at distinctly different speeds.
How did Dutch fabric company Vlisco gain a first mover advantage in Africa’s emerging fashion market? Rebecca May Johnson reports.
In town for the Flanders Fashion Institute’s “Fashion Talks” conference, Imran Amed reflects on the fashion ecosystem that has taken root in Antwerp.
In the latest instalment of Market GPS, Robb Young examines Ukraine, a market going through a period of major transition.
In this next instalment of Market GPS, BoF examines Vietnam, a land of contradictions, where a single-party communist state doesn’t mean a capitalist’s fortune can’t be made by brands ready to expect the unexpected and take a cautious, careful and flexible approach.
How has the recent terror attack on Westgate Mall in Nairobi changed things for designers with manufacturing connections in Kenya? Marion Hume reports.