Tag : sustainability
MPs launch sustainable fashion groupSubscription
MPs have formed the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Sustainable Clothing and Textiles.
Permira to snap up stake in Reformation Subscription
Private equity firm Permira Advisers is to acquire a majority stake in US ethical clothing brand Reformation.
Westfield owner focuses on sustainability Subscription
Retail property company Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield, which owns Westfield London and Stratford City, has extended its corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy to include both the UK and the US.
Wool ups its athleisure gameSubscription
Technical innovation is making wool increasingly attractive to the athleisure market.
White Stuff ramps up sustainability plansSubscription
White Stuff is launching a series of environmentally friendly and ethical product ranges for autumn 19, as it moves towards becoming a more sustainable brand.
H&M tops sustainable cotton sourcing rankingSubscription
H&M, Gap, Adidas and Nike are among the global brands leading sustainable cotton sourcing, the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) has revealed.
Burberry introduces new sustainability targetsSubscription
Burberry has added two new science-based sustainability targets concerning greenhouse gas emissions to its responsibility strategy for 2022.
How can fashion achieve ‘net zero’?Subscription
The government this month outlined plans for the UK to legislate for net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, but this week it rejected industry-backed recommendations including those on reducing emissions. Where does that leave the fashion industry?
Asos unveils 'responsible edit' Subscription
Asos has launched a “responsible edit” to provide customers with a “one-stop shop for environmentally conscious clothing, accessories and living items”.
The fashion industry contributes more than £32 billion to the UK economy, yet, once again, calls for support from the government have gone unheeded.