The UK’s Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee has written to leading companies in sectors including fashion, retail and information technology, seeking answers in relation to its inquiry into forced labour of Uyghur in the Xinjiang region of China. Those companies are Adidas, Amazon, […]

Back in January 2019 when rumours circulated of a partnership between luxury conglomerate LVMH and Rihanna’s Fenty brand it was enough for the New York Times to quip “is Rihanna the new Coco Chanel?” “The combination of Fenty and LVMH will be the clearest expression yet of how celebrity, social media […]

A new report by sustainability expert, Dr Leyla Acaroglu, and next generation experience platform Unily have launched the Future of Workplace Sustainability Report, which explores how sustainability, climate change and COVID-19 are shaping the future of the workplace. In the fashion industry, global […]

For years now, the Fashion Green Hub association (ex-Nordcrea) has played an essential part of the responsible fashion landscape. Their actions around eco-design and new business models in the fashion industry have exemplified.Fashion Green Hub is notably at the origin of the Fashion Tech Days. Experts […]

IN-PICTURESSan Francisco-based sustainable brand Allbirds has announced the launch of its first apparel collection. The brand, which until now has been known for its sneakers made from natural and recycled materials as well as a range of socks and underwear launched earlier this year, is now selling […]

Outdoor brand The North Face has launched the ‘Reset Normal’ global initiative aimed at encouraging people everywhere to reset their lives through exploration, while also targeting Black and ethnic minorities to get outdoors. As part of the campaign, the brand is launching the Explore Fund Council, […]

Reebok has launched its first plant-based running sneaker, the Forever Floatride Grow. The sustainable runner received a 59 percent United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) certificate on its bio-based content. The sustainable shoe is made with bloom algae for the sock liner, castor bean oil for […]

Red Carpet Green Dress, the women-led global change-making organisation looking to bring sustainability to the forefront of conversation within the fashion and apparel industry, has launched a new series of workshops. Aimed at educating on the topic of sustainability, the series of workshops are curated […]

As you know, our sector is having a hard time due to Covid-19. We felt the impacts of the outbreak intensely in our export figures especially in March-April and May 2020. Due to high demand to PPE and increasing demand from e-commerce we have seen a fast upturn in figures at the beginning of this summer. […]

Swiss athletic footwear brand On has unveiled the second addition to the Roger Federer franchise in the form of a bold statement sneaker that aims to target a younger audience. The debut sneaker from Federer, the ‘Centre Court’ marked the performance running brand’s first tennis-inspired style. It was […]

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