Swedish fashion retailer H&M pledged on Wednesday to encourage its global supplier factories to pay workers through mobile money and other digital methods to ensure transparency, curb exploitation and empower women.
Britain should pay nearly €2 billion to the EU to cover lost revenues to the EU budget caused by an issue involving British imports of Chinese textiles and footwear, the EU anti-fraud agency OLAF said on Wednesday.
Stella McCartney showed her new "skin-free skin" fabric at her Paris Fashion Week show on Monday and questioned the industry's use of leather and skins in an era where she says good alternatives are now available.
The casting director at the centre of a furore over the mistreatment of models at PFW hit back Friday, blaming French label Balenciaga for the initial incident of models being stuck in a stairway for hours.
The "sadistic" mistreatment of scores of models who were forced to wait in a dark, cramped staircase for hours at a Paris fashion week casting has sparked fresh criticism of how the industry functions.