Worldwide apparel and footwear consumption is projected to rise by 63%, to 102 million tons in 2030, increasing the need for fashion industry to address its environmental and social footprint, says a recent report.
Copenhagen Fashion Summit, the fifth edition of the leading event on fashion sustainability, held on May 11, 2017, saw key players of the fashion industry signing call to action by Global Fashion Agenda.
Kicking off May 11, Copenhagen Fashion Summit 2017 expects more than 50 high level speakers to engage in panel conversations, which will address the most critical sustainability issues facing the fashion industry.
Luxe stores in key tourist cities are set for growth. But elsewhere the picture is weaker so brands must rethink strategies, adapting to e-tail and being flexible in where they open (and close) stores, says a new report.