The Bolingbrook, Illinois-based cosmetics retailer has unveiled the Muse 100, an initiative that recognizes and awards grants to 100 trailblazing Black voices working in different fields of the beauty industry.
Ambitious and industry leading is how ASOS describes the next phase of its “stretching” Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) goals. It includes a commitment to achieve carbon Net Zero by 2030.
Primark, one of Europe's biggest fast fashion chains, has vowed to cut its environmental impact without increasing prices by using more recyclable materials, making clothing more durable, and improving wages for workers.
Primark is standing by its value status. That means there’ll be no prices rises at the clothing and lifestyle retailer despite the inevitable pressure on supply chain costs, according to Primark parent company ABF.
The luxury label has expanded its capacity with a new plant in the Gironde region, in the village of Saint-Vincent-de-Paul. It is Hermès’s 19th leather goods factory, and will employ 260 workers once fully operational.