Tag : ethical
MPs blast retailers for ‘failing’ on sustainability Subscription
MPs have criticised major fashion retailers for “failing to take action” to promote sustainability in their businesses.
Sustainable futures: the brands to know Subscription
Drapers’ pick of the newcomers to note and the names making waves in the thriving sphere of sustainable fashion.
Adidas and Reebok have been named as the brands with the most transparent supply chains, according to the latest report from lobby group Fashion Revolution.
New micro-fibre pollution tools for brandsSubscription
The European Outdoor Group is expanding its microfibre research venture to create new tools for the industry, in partnership with brands including Asos, Adidas and Next.
85% of Bangladesh factory repairs completeSubscription
Garment factories under the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety have completed 85% of all required repairs, in its fourth year of operating.
The Bangladeshi government has given the Bangladesh Accord on Fire and Building Safety the go-ahead to operate for another three years.
The government should consider enforcing an embargo on goods made in factories that fail to pay workers the minimum wage, director of labour market enforcement Sir David Metcalf has said.
M&S launches recycled suitSubscription
M&S’s menswear team has launched a recycled wool blend suit for autumn 17.
Ethical brand Beaumont Organic opens storeSubscription
Ethical clothing brand Beaumont Organic has opened a flagship store in Manchester, marking its first foray into bricks and mortar.
H&M’s non-profit foundation is kicking off the third round of its annual Global Change Award, a €1m (£902m) grant and coaching initiative designed to encourage “innovative” sustainability.