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?
STOCKHOLM – Swedish Fashion Council has cancelled Stockholm Fashion Week and said it will focus on launching a “more sustainable…Read the full story… Stockholm Fashion Week is cancelled
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
TOKYO – Fast Retailing, owner of Japan’s largest fashion brand, Uniqlo, has announced a new global partnership with UN Women…Read the full story… Uniqlo and UN partner on women’s rights
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?
CALIFORNIA – Researchers in the US have developed a new production platform for producing blue pigment which may provide a…Read the full story… Researchers develop blue pigment from fungi
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
DHAKA – Garment factory workers at selected textile mills in Bangladesh will soon be paid digitally, as part of an…Read the full story… BGMEA head champions digital payments
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