DHAKA – Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers & Exporters Association (BGMEA), the apex trade body of export-oriented apparel manufacturers of Bangladesh, has…Read the full story… BGMEA joins UN Climate Charter
BRUSSELS – The European Union’s trade commissioner has acknowledged there are “worrying developments” on the human rights front in three…Read the full story… EU concern over human rights in Asian apparel hubs
LONDON – The Better Cotton Initiative has told Apparel Insider it has no plans to conduct a global Life Cycle…Read the full story… BCI has “no plans” for a global LCA of Better Cotton impacts
CALL FOR FEEDBACK: In our next magazine, Apparel Insider looking at the vast – and growing – number of sustainability-focused…Read the full story… Are we drowning in sustainability initiatives?
EXCLUSIVE – The world’s largest sustainable fashion event, Copenhagen Fashion Summit, has told Apparel Insider it will offer guidance on…Read the full story… Copenhagen Summit to offer carbon offsetting guidance
LONDON – In a brilliant new op-ed for the next edition of Apparel Insider, Claudia Amos and Georgie Edwards from…Read the full story… Biobased fibres: fashion’s future or passing fad?
WASHINGTON – IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and Levi Strauss & Co have signed an agreement that…Read the full story… IFC and Levi’s tackle GHGs in supply chains
STOCKHOLM – Chinese viscose manufacturer, Tangshan Sanyou, has produced the world’s first batch of viscose fibres made from 50 per…Read the full story… Re:newcell closes US$5m over-subscribed investment round
LONDON – Luxury brand Burberry and German sports brand Puma have both announced ambitious goals for cutting GHG emissions in…Read the full story… New science-based target guidelines offer clarity for apparel brands