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Emergent Fashion Enterprise Challenges and Solutions

Edited by Stephen Wigley, PhD, RMIT University, Australia

The aim of this special issue is to provide a platform for the study of emergent challenges and their solutions within the fashion system. Encapsulating (but not exclusive to) the impact on fashion consumption of evolving consumer lifestyles and beliefs, through the application of new technologies throughout fashion design, distribution and promotion, to the response by fashion businesses to the challenges of the pandemic, the special issue will provide a contemporary snapshot of a moment of critical change within the fashion and textile industry.

New articles will be added here as they are published.

  1. With the recent expansion of the applicability of artificial intelligence into the creative realm, attempts are being made to use AI (artificial intelligence) in the garment development system in various ways,...

    Authors: Woojin Choi, Seyoon Jang, Ha Youn Kim, Yuri Lee, Sang-goo Lee, Hanbit Lee and Sungchan Park
    Citation: Fashion and Textiles 2023 10:39
  2. The use of artificial intelligence to predict body dimensions rather than measuring them by stylists or 3D scanners permits to obtain easily all measurements of individual consumers and can consequently reduce...

    Authors: Philippe Meyer, Babiga Birregah, Pierre Beauseroy, Edith Grall and Audrey Lauxerrois
    Citation: Fashion and Textiles 2023 10:37
  3. Due to pressing sustainability challenges, the fashion industry is undergoing tremendous change. Surprisingly, even though the unique context of fashion presents an opportunity for scholars to explore the (un)...

    Authors: Tulin Dzhengiz, Teresa Haukkala and Olli Sahimaa
    Citation: Fashion and Textiles 2023 10:19
  4. This study aimed to investigate consumers’ intentions to purchase sustainable masks to reduce the environmental pollution caused by disposable masks in the context of COVID-19. A research model was derived bas...

    Authors: Sae Eun Lee, Seo Jeong Kim, Kyung Wha Oh and Kyu-Hye Lee
    Citation: Fashion and Textiles 2022 9:43