Design, production and consumption of apparel that increases resale, subscription, renting and reuse of clothes using safe and renewable materials is a growing trend, according to a new research brief by the ILO.
Just short of a year after his appointment as the crystal maker’s CEO, Robert Buchbauer has reaffirmed the 126-year old company’s dedication to sustainability with the announcement of six new key commitments.
Scandinavian retail giants H&M and Bestseller have called for measures to help workers and suppliers in emerging economies with the coronavirus crisis having dented many businesses and left vulnerable workers destitute.
A fashion data organization, the Open Apparel Registry, aims to crack down on slavery and worker abuse by mapping every clothing and footwear factory in the world, with a free, open-source tool launched on Thursday.
At the organisation's latest conference in the Kenyan capital, the United Nations announced its aim to help lead change in the global fashion industry with the creation of the Alliance for Sustainable Fashion.