Tag : ethical
Why big names are joining the ethical bandwagonSubscription
As the high street wakes up to the benefits of sustainable collections, and more and more design-led brands emerge, Drapers looks at how ethical fashion is evolving.
Using algorithms to produce the perfect teeSubscription
Copenhagen-based online retailer Son of a Tailor launched in 2014 with the aim of crafting made-to-measure, premium quality men’s T-shirts using a unique online styling algorithm – “idealsize”. Drapers finds out more from its CEO, Jess Fleischer.
The next steps to an ethical fashion industrySubscription
Ethical fashion champion Safia Minney talks to Drapers about what more retailers should be doing, the impact of the Modern Slavery Act and the importance of a fair supply chain.
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.
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.
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.
M&S launches recycled suitSubscription
M&S’s menswear team has launched a recycled wool blend suit for autumn 17.
The debate over how to eradicate poor employment practices in some UK factories flared up again this week, prompting retailers and manufacturers to call for more support from the government.
Four years on from the Rana Plaza collapse, Drapers looks at what steps have been taken by fashion retailers to prevent a similar disaster and how once secretive supply chains are being opened up.
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.