Converse has been asked by a federal court to provide more information to support the defense of its Chuck Taylor trademarks as the Nike-owned company continues its legal battle against Skechers, Walmart and New Balance.
A U.S. watchdog group criticised Amazon.com and contract manufacturer Foxconn over what it described as harsh working conditions at a plant in China that makes the retail giant's Echo Dot smart speaker.
The vegan beauty movement is more than just a trend, according to a new report. Research by Grand View Research, Inc, has found that the global vegan cosmetics market looks set to reach USD 20.8 billion by the year 2025.
Cone Denim has partnered with Lenzing Group to become the only North American supplier offering sustainable denim made in the US. The company debuted the new sustainable denim fabric at Kingpins in NY this week.
China is set to return as a major cotton importer, taking 10 million to 15 million bales (2 million to 3 million tonnes) each year by 2019/20, said the head of major trading house Louis Dreyfus Company.
IKEA, the world's biggest furniture retailer, plans to use only renewable and recycled materials in its products by 2030, in the latest commitment by a global store group to reducing its impact on the environment.
The New York-based lifestyle company has unveiled its strategic growth plan and long-term financial outlook, with focus placed on attracting a new generation of customers, targeted regional expansion and digital growth.
Patagonia's newest activation for its refurbished clothing and gear program, Worn Wear, offers free repairs of any brand of wetsuit to encourage reduced consumption of new products and reuse of functional goods.