Tag : sustainability
Peacocks ditches plastic bags Subscription
Value retailer Peacocks has switched to bio-degradable shopping bags across all of its 500 UK stores from the start of this month.
Retailers may face £1bn recycling costsSubscription
Retailers may be forced to pay millions towards recycling their waste, under new government proposals to tackle waste in the UK.
The environmental audit committee, led by Mary Creagh, is halfway through investigating the social and environmental impact of disposable fast fashion and the wider UK industry.
Retailers sign up to plastics pledgeSubscription
Burberry, Marks & Spencer and H&M joined more than 250 other businesses and the UK government in signing the New Plastics Economy Global Commitment this week.
Allbirds co-founder Tim Brown has brought his sustainable footwear brand to London, but is not stopping there
H&M switches to paper bagsSubscription
H&M has announced it will move from plastic to paper bags in the UK in time for Christmas shopping.
Kering's champion of changeSubscription
Luxury group Kering is adopting the mantle of sustainability, and has ambitions to transform its own business at every level – and change the entire industry in the process.
With Ninety Percent, Shafiq Hassan aims to use fashion to give to charity and improve the brand’s workers’ lives
Facing fashion's sustainable challenge Subscription
Sustainability in fashion is the hot topic of the moment, and was the subject of discussion at Drapers’ latest roundtable.
First look: Allbirds flies into London Subscription
US sustainable footwear brand Allbirds has opened its first European store, at 121-123 Long Acre, in London’s Covent Garden.