Circular fashion- Kate Moss and Naomie Harris to sell fashion items for charity

Have you heard about “#SecondHandSeptember”? It’s a social media challenge launched by Oxfam that encourages consumers to stop buying new clothes and turn to second-hand garments, at least for…

EU states resist move on digital tax for tech giants

EU finance ministers are expected to seal a preliminary deal on EU digital taxes when they meet on Decคำพูดจาก สล็อตเว็บตรง. 6, after pressure from large states that accuse…

New Fashion Transparency Index shows -unimpressive progress-, but luxury improves

The index has been running since 2017 and for the very first time, two out of 250 major fashion brands have now scored 80% or higher for transparency,…

EU rules needed to curb textile worker exploitation- MEPs

In an effort to push the ‘flagship initiative’ aimed at preventing tragedies like the April 2013 Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh, MEPs suggested a series of measures….

Start-ups- an exchange programme between Montreal and Paris

The exchange programme, in the form of a competition, will allow ten start-ups from each host city to spend three months in one of the programme’s incubator partners,…

Stella McCartney honored at The Fashion Awards 2017 with new innovation prize

The British entrepreneur, known for her luxury clothing label and for pushing the boundaries of sustainable fashion, will be honored at the awards ceremony in London on December…

UK consumer morale stays low as Brexit nears

But the latest report also showed consumers having mixed emotions with a combination of both cautious optimism and downright pessimism.  The -14 reading was actually the same as…

Greenwashing- Will companies soon have to have their marketing claims validated-

“Companies will have to submit any future environmental marketing claims for approval before using them,” says Parliament. “Claims will be assessed by accredited verifiers within 30 days, according…

Upward pressure on British shop prices eases for now, finds BRC

Prices had fallen at their slowest annual rate in four years in June, at 0.3 percent, but in July deflation reverted back to the levels seen in May,…

Lebanese textiles factory shuts its doors in dire economy

The head of Lebanon’s chamber of commerce chief said last year nearly 2,200 businesses had closed, warning that more would collapse. And while there is dispute over those…