The owner of brands including Wrangler and Lee announced on Monday that it is expanding its Indigood water saving program to include any technology that uses at least 90% less water than conventional fabric production.
The Jack & Jones owner said a long-standing a major denim supplier has worked with it to secure “farm-to-fashion traceability for its indigenous Organic Cotton" with the firm saying this is a "game-changer" development.
At the conference staged on Thursday by Business France, the NellyRodi agency mapped out the new global consumption patterns, identifying 10 trends that correspond to 10 winning internationalisation practices.
It’s being hailed as a world first and will doubtless give Stella McCartney a wider global platform in her drive for fashion sustainability. The designer has launched ‘leather’ clothing grown from mushrooms.
The industry has suffered a loss of approximately €1 billion as ski lifts and cable cars have been shut down in French resorts, with “the worst yet to come” according to industry association Union Sport et Cycle.
The Italian luxury label is supporting a new online educational programme by ‘I Was a Sari’, giving disadvantaged Indian women the opportunity to turn into expert artisans and achieve financial independence.
The American fashion retailer has announced the launch of Empower@Work, a collaborative platform supporting women workers in the global supply chain, as well as a set of ambitious gender equity targets for 2025.
Italian clothing retailer OVS said on Monday it would keep its “limited presence” in Myanmar but would stop its business with suppliers acting in a discriminatory way towards workers involved in rallies against the country’s junta.