Tag : sustainable fashion
The carbon and water footprints of UK fashion have decreased significantly since we launched the Sustainable Clothing Action Plan (SCAP) in 2012, writes Peter Maddox, director of WRAP UK [the Waste and Resources Action Programme].
Debenhams unveils new sustainability targetsSubscription
Debenhams has launched new targets for sustainable fashion, including all of its cotton coming from sustainable sources by 2022.
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.
New sustainable retail concept, All Good Things, offers an innovative and overdue solution to retail’s landfill legacy.
Sustainability in fashion is now business critical. Drapers uncovers how leading universities are preparing students for a greener future.
Why carbon neutrality is in fashionSubscription
In the race to cut carbon emissions some brands and retailers are in danger of “greenwashing”.
A new tie-up with John Lewis & Partners has allowed contemporary brand Folk to produce its most sustainable collection to date.
Toast launches clothes-swap scheme Subscription
Womenswear brand Toast is launching an in-store clothes-swap initiative next month to help customers “celebrate” a more circular community.
Glamorous's sustainable collectionSubscription
Manchester-based young fashion label Glamorous is launching its first sustainable collection.
Widespread discounting on autumn stock before the summer has even come to an end has, worryingly, become common practice for many UK fashion retailers – and has potentially damaging implications.