Lululemon's CEO Sees Lots of Room to Grow We do a lot of business with Sri Lanka. We do a lot of business in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Vietnam and Peru. We do a little business in North America, but it's constrained by capacity. We have couple of projects that are bringing (sourcing) closer to shore.
AP: What kind of lifestyle do you...
Pink Julep: Feel Good Chocolate Using cacao pods from Bolivia, coconuts from the Philippines, cold pressed cacao butter from Peru, dark agave nectar from Mexico, wild carob from Spain and organic cinnamon from Sri Lanka, it's truly a global brand...
Raw, organic, handmade, low GI, dairy-free, soy-free, gluten-free,...
Dhaka Attack Deals Blow to Improvements in Post-Rana Plaza Garment Industry
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into Sri Lanka, another textiles hub, climbed after the end of a near three-decade-long civil war in 2009, data from the World Bank shows.
While in Pakistan, where garments make up almost a fifth of exports, FDI has fallen by more than half since 2008, when...
Sister & Co. Skin Food - Raw Coconut & Activated Charcoal Sugar Scrub Coconut Oil is pressed at a small organic farm in Sri Lanka.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Carbo Activatus (Charcoal), Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond Oil), Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Sugar, Sodium Chloride (Pink Himalayan Salt), Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Organic Liquorice Root) extract,...
Cuba's Ambitious Fashion 'Cuentapropistas'
Cuba's economy is small — about the size of Sri Lanka or the US state of Hawaii — and although it is still dominated by state-run enterprise, the reforms represent a major shift for a country that ran a planned, closed economy and whose communist government had a hostile relationship with...
Fragrant Friday - CLEAN Reserve
sustainable sandalwood from Sri Lanka, where locals with an ancestral understanding of the tree's properties use ecologically sound harvesting practices to extract the precious oil inside.
CLEAN Reserve Sueded Oud - 100ml EDP - $125 - a sophisticated and sexy woody musk...
Cartier Tourbillon Mystérieux Azuré Pendant Watch Unveiled At SIHH 201693-carat oval sapphire, an extraordinary jewel from Sri Lanka.
The fully decorated watch movement is visible on the rear face via a sapphire back. Water-resistant up to 100 feet, the Tourbillon Mystérieux Azuré pendant watch is a unique piece.
The Most Expensive Meals Of The World – Food For Thought Or Your Wallet? Fortress Stilt Fisherman Indulgence
How Much: $14,500
The DUO restaurant at the Fortress Resort & Spa in Sri Lanka is the birthplace of this sinful dessert. The dessert has a gold leaf Italian cassata, along with mango and pomegranate compote and Irish cream infused fruit. It is finished off...
BoF Is Hiring! Could You Be Next to Join Our Team? Back from holidays that took us all over the world to visit friends and family in Colombia to California, Sri Lanka to Switzerland, the BoF team is recharged and ready for the new year.
To achieve our ambitions for 2016, we are looking to grow the BoF team across content, technology, growth...
Inside the Unexpected Powerhouse of Garment Manufacturing There are around 55,000 garment workers in Jordan, and about 75 percent of them are from Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Madagascar.
Putharikkal explains: "There's a competition for who can do things for the best price, and brands know which factories are good at what."
Why Super Fertile Is Grace Jones
"This is a first, a native Tamil of Sri Lanka working together with indigenous pre-Hispanic Mexicans Wixarika, History was made in 2013 to take on the world governments that are buying and selling land that is not theirs in the pursuit of greed for precious materials," states Arulpragasam,...
Walmart Suppliers Grapple with Challenge of 'Made in USA' Labels
Avgoustis said the company purchases wood for its brushes from Sri Lanka, and bristles from Sri Lanka or Mexico, because the American suppliers it once used have all gone out of business.
Walmart buyer William Loan suggested the company return to pitch samples of plastic...
Style Update: Temperley to my toes in Venice A necklace purchased in Sri Lanka, wrist beads from Wallis and a Ralph Lauren Ricky, all accessorize this ensemble for a more island feel. Hey, it was the grand opening party of the JW Marriott Venice. I wanted to look nice, but not too black tie. I think it came together without a hitch......
A special offer for Lucire readers in India A world-class hospitality pro and former GM of Amangalla in Sri Lanka, Olivia moved to Venezia, where she presided over the property's launch and scored the high-profile Clooney nuptials last September. After such a stellar record she will be greatly missed. But hearty congratulations to...
Around the globe in 365 days: FFG Travel Round up 2014 A hop, skip and a jump by seaplane to the coast of Sri Lanka at Cape Weligama
And now, it's time to catch a flight back to London to celebrate the arrival of a new year, and a new set of travel dates! See you soon, 2015!
The Power of Video and Exploring Sri Lanka
We'll officially kick this off with my last trip to Sri Lanka, where I visited Ceylon Tea Trails and Cape Weligama for five days. What I found most interesting about the whole Sri Lankan experience was the travel involved to get to certain locations and the beauty that was discovered along...
Escaping it all at Cape Weligama Resplendent Ceylon, the hotel group which Cape Weligama is a part of, have made it their sole purpose in life to give back to the communities of Sri Lanka. This is a community in development that wishes to restore glory to their home country's tourism trade. Everything from the furniture in...
Sri Lanka Travel: Flying high over Adam's Peak (Sri Pada) While I should hope that I'd be returning to Sri Lanka in a matter of months, I never know what the future holds and Adam's Peak is not to be missed when given the chance to visit. Essentially, here I'm telling you to make it a "must" on any itinerary you put together if you book into Ceylon...
Postcards from Ceylon Tea Trails: Tea and Trekking
If you're interested in booking:
Cox & Kings has a 7-day / 5-night trip to Sri Lanka priced from £2,355 per person, including flights from London, road transfers, 2 nights all-inclusive at Tea Trails and 3 nights' half board at Cape Weligama. Transfers by sea plane with
can be arranged...
The Journey to Ceylon Tea Trails, Sri Lanka
Upon arriving in Sri Lanka I must say I experienced one of the most painless passport checks ever. It was more or less a straight through job and our luggage was all out within 15 minutes of landing. Dear Colombo airport, please come and give some lessons to the western world about...