Tag : sustainable
Unpacking fashion’s packaging problemSubscription
Fashion is notorious for its reliance on packaging. As brands and retailers search for more sustainable alternatives, Drapers looks into potential changes and how rethinking packaging can have a tangible impact.
Circularity: can fashion close the loop? Subscription
Drapers explores the new circular models being embraced by the fashion industry, from repairing products to renting wardrobes.
New sustainable retail concept All Good Things offers a new lease of life for brands’ dead stock. Launching with two stores, the retailer sells end of the line product from its premium brand partners including Joseph, Jigsaw and The Kooples, and is backed by a range of retail veterans.
Black Friday boycott tracker 2019Subscription
This year, a notable number of fashion brands have taken a sustainable stance against Black Friday. Drapers brings you the Black Friday boycotters.
Consumers demand sustainable products Subscription
British consumers are showing increasing interest in sustainable clothing, as 43% now say they would be willing to pay a premium for such garments.
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.
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.
Delivery trucks go green at John LewisSubscription
All John Lewis Partnership heavy delivery trucks will be switched to low-carbon biomethane-powered versions by 2028, the company has revealed.
The merchandising arm of children’s TV producer Nickelodeon has embarked on a first-of-its-kind agreement to create sustainable fashion and accessories as part of its licensing deal.
VF Corporation’s head of sustainability, Anna Maria Rugarli, explains how the multi-billion dollar business is approaching sustainability from the ground up.