Tag : sustainability
Debenhams unveils new sustainability targetsSubscription
Debenhams has launched new targets for sustainable fashion, including all of its cotton coming from sustainable sources by 2022.
H&M pilots delivery by bikeSubscription
H&M has announced it is trialling the delivery of orders by bicycle across 30 cities in the Netherlands.
Consumers hamper business’s sustainable efforts Subscription
Despite improvements in sustainable fashion design and manufacturing processes, new research shows that the number of clothing ended up in landfill or incineration is on the rise.
Lindex to train 350 cotton farmersSubscription
Swedish retailer Lindex is to fund a project that will train female cotton farmers to help create a more sustainable cotton supply chain.
The best sustainable fashion initiatives of 2019Subscription
Fashion brands and retailers upped their focus on going green this year, launching sustainable initiatives that ranged from purposeful store designs to recycled collections, while MPs also stepped up their focus on the industry’s impact on the environment.
Drapers Hit or Miss: fashion rentalSubscription
As the rental fashion trends begins to take off, Drapers road tests four platforms offering consumers the chance to hire their wardrobes.
Middlesbrough-based premium independent store Psyche has unveiled its festive shop display, which this year aims to highlight the “darker side” of seasonal shopping.
Businesses offering consumers ways to care for or lengthen the life of their clothing are booming. Drapers speaks to four growing businesses to find out about why the aftercare sector is on the up.
Retailers take a stance on 'dirty viscose'Subscription
Retailers and brands including Matalan, Boohoo, Versace and Prada, have been called out in a new report for allegedly “failing to deliver on responsible sourcing” in their viscose supply chains.
John Lewis to swap car fuel for cow manureSubscription
John Lewis’ delivery trucks will reportedly be powered by carbon-neutral cow manure by 2021.