The company will now pledge to limit its contribution to global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees celsius (2.7 degrees fahrenheit) above pre-industrial levels and reaching net-zero emissions by no later than 2050.
Debenhams has secured a temporary cash injection to tide it over while talks go on and it also has a new own-brand sourcing deal with Li & Fung that should help it respond faster to trends with better quality product.
Everlane announced it will completely eliminate new, "virgin" plastic from its supply chain by 2021. The label also announced the launch of ReNew, a line of outerwear made from discarded plastic bottles.
Adidas has taken an impairment charge on its struggling Reebok brand, but said the retrospective accounting move would have no impact on its 2018 results as it reported a better-than-expected second quarter.
A panel led by Luxury Institute CEO Milton Pedraza discussed the challenges luxury brands will face to keep up with changing norms. As technology becomes more prevalent, emotional skills will become more important.
Mohapatra and Roy will be featured at the fashion week on March 17 and 18, respectively. Both designers will also join Fern Mallis on the Fashion Panel to determine the winner of the 2017 Emerging Designer Competition.