Monks and nuns make big soap business in France

The community of Benedictine sisters has been manufacturing cosmetics since 1954, after two sisters, a chemist and a mathematician, began the practice.Body lotions, shower gels and moisturisers are among the…

Ebay declares 2018 the year of Virgil Abloh, logos and the Markle Effect

 Ebay’s 2018 Shopping Report gives particular attention to Abloh’s sneakers for his Off-White brand, of which 38,500 were sold on the platform this year, equating to five pairs an hour…

Trade war, Brexit could slow developing Asia’s 2019, 2020 growth – ADB

Developing Asia, which groups 45 countries in the Asia-Pacific region, is expected to grow 5.7 this year, the ADB said in its Asian Development Outlook report, slowing from a projected…

Trevira CS joint booth withdraws from Heimtextil 2021

 “Messe Frankfurt has shown us its comprehensive hygiene concept and plans and there is no question that their plans fully meet health and safety requirements,” Trevira CEO Klaus Holz, said.…

US textile and apparel imports up 30%+ in first half

Apparel made up the bulk of textiles and garments imported by the US in January-June 2022, and were valued at $49.578 billion, while non-apparel imports accounted for $16.729 billion, according…

Former NFL Player D.J. Hayden Dead at 33 After Car Crash

In Memoriam: Fallen Stars of 2023 The NFL community has lost one of its own. D.J. Hayden, a first-round pick of the Oakland Raiders who spent nine seasons in the league, was…

Give the Gift of Travel This Holiday Season With Rare Deals on Away Luggage

E! Illustration/ Photos Courtesy of Away We independently selected these deals and products because we love them, and we think you might like them at these prices. E! has affiliate…