There may be a certain amount of scepticism around big company commitment to sustainability, but the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) said its members sourced more than 1m metric tonnes of Better Cotton in 2018.
Amer Sports on Thursday said it delivered another strong fourth quarter and yearly performance in 2018, posting record sales and profitability for the twelve month period -- the ninth year the Finnish firm has done so.
Tiger of Sweden and By Malene Birger owner IC Group is selling its under-performing Saint Tropez brand to DK Company A/S and has also issued a warning that its remaining brands will be weaker than it had expected.
Premium fashion trade show Jacket Required will be showcasing a larger number of eco brands at its upcoming event in January as part of its goal of promoting a more sustainable future for the industry.
Designers Remix said on Wednesday that Charlotte and Niels Eskildsen have bought back IC Group’s 51% stake in the company and ended their co-ownership deal after 17 years. They plan a deeper focus on sustainability.
Amer Sports, owner of Salomon, Peak Performance and Arc'teryx, has announced renewed talks with a consortium led by Chinese rival Anta Sports, perhaps suggesting a small step closer to more definitive negotiations.