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Uncertain times ahead for RMG business

As garment makers, we cannot afford to absorb all cost increases along the supply chain.

Let's not forget RMG workers in the race to net zero

My biggest worry in this situation is for our RMG workers, who are among the most vulnerable parts in the global fashion supply chain.

Volatile energy could become the norm for garment makers

Global energy challenges are continuing to impact Bangladesh's garment industry.

Bangladesh: A blueprint for sustainable supply chains

Everywhere I go I hear the same maxim: sustainability is the only word forward for the fashion industry.

For real change, listen to RMG suppliers

We’ve spent so many years going round in circles on various issues impacting garment supply chains.

Creative policies needed to support RMG makers

While Covid-19 has sent shock waves through the ready-made garment (RMG) supply chains that continue to reverberate, there is also a broader issue that needs more attention: sustainability.

October 17, 2022
October 17, 2022

Uncertain times ahead for RMG business

As garment makers, we cannot afford to absorb all cost increases along the supply chain.

October 10, 2022
October 10, 2022

Let's not forget RMG workers in the race to net zero

My biggest worry in this situation is for our RMG workers, who are among the most vulnerable parts in the global fashion supply chain.

October 2, 2022
October 2, 2022

Volatile energy could become the norm for garment makers

Global energy challenges are continuing to impact Bangladesh's garment industry.

September 18, 2022
September 18, 2022

Bangladesh needs to rely less on EU, US markets

By limiting ourselves to these two markets, we are missing out on a whole world of opportunities.

September 11, 2022
September 11, 2022

The bill for climate change impacts should be shared

Climate change is a problem which was (largely) made in the West, but we are feeling its impacts in countries like ours more than ever.

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

Five ways the dollar crisis impacts RMG makers in Bangladesh

In recent months, the Bangladeshi taka has plummeted to new depths against the US dollar amid a worsening foreign exchange reserve crisis.

July 31, 2022
July 31, 2022

Don't let fuel shortage undo RMG success

In recent months, global energy prices have soared, and ready-made garment (RMG) makers in Bangladesh have been feeling its impacts these past few weeks.

July 17, 2022
July 17, 2022

Storytelling can help Bangladeshi RMG makers stand out

RMG makers in Bangladesh have a compelling story to tell. And there is no better time to start doing it than now.

June 27, 2022
June 27, 2022

How garment suppliers should respond to a PR crisis

In the fashion industry, public relations is a business-critical discipline.

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022

Green finance must be open to SMEs

Despite Bangladesh having a large number of green factories, the SMEs in our garment industry are still struggling to access green finance.