The issue of sustainability took center stage in the fashion industry in the year 2018, with multiple brands making pragmatic steps to addressing their environmental impact. We take a look at some of the biggest strides.
Models testing fashion brands like Adidas and Gap are finding that almost a third of the shoes and clothes they try on are bigger or smaller than the size on the label, explaining why many bought online are sent back.
Prada has become the latest brand to fall foul of racism accusations after an animal charm with a dark face and large red lips was seen as being uncomfortably similar to racist blackface caricatures of the past.
Athletic apparel maker Lululemon Athletica reported a third-quarter profit above analysts’ estimates, driven by a rise in its established store sales but failed to provide an upbeat revenue outlook for the holidays.
A new report analyzing forced labor risks within the supply chains of 43 apparel and footwear companies found discouraging results, with LVMH, Salvatore Ferragamo, Prada, Skechers and Footlocker earning poor scores.