Tag : sustainability
Gucci's goal to go ‘entirely' carbon neutralSubscription
Luxury fashion house Gucci has revealed plans to become “entirely carbon neutral” across its whole supply chain.
Zalando launches re-usable packaging trialSubscription
German etailer Zalando has launched a four-week pilot to test re-usable packaging, in which customers are requested to return their shipping bags.
This season’s catwalk circuit starts this week in New York. But debate is raging about the purpose of fashion weeks, how they are run and the role they play
Widespread discounting on autumn stock before the summer has even come to an end has, worryingly, become common practice for many UK fashion retailers – and has potentially damaging implications.
Asda trials second-hand clothing store Subscription
Asda’s George is trialling a second-hand clothing collection called “Re-Loved” in its stores across the UK, in a bid to champion sustainable fashion.
Big names unite for sustainable fashion impactSubscription
At the G7 summit in Biarritz last weekend 32 retailers and suppliers signed the Fashion Pact – an agreement to champion sustainable fashion. Drapers assesses their chances of success.
Four forces redefining the high streetSubscription
As the retail industry returns from its collective summer holidays and looks ahead to the autumn season, Drapers recaps how the high street has changed so far this year
Primark to train 160,000 cotton farmers Subscription
Primark has announced that it will train 160,000 cotton farmers in China, India and Pakistan and China in environmentally-friendly production methods.
Three-quarters of leading fashion, retail and luxury executives surveyed for executive search firm Odgers Berndtson’s leadership poll said that real sustainability change would only be achieved with greater regulation.
Drapers investigates the real costs of running an online operation for fashion retailers, and analyses what steps retailers can take to make the most of this fast-growing route to market.