EU plans to raise duty on ‘Made in US’ women’s jeans

The additional duty on jeans is part of a continuation of sanctions authorised by the World Trade Organization in retaliation for the United States’ failure to fully comply with a… Read more

Fashion industry risks falling short of green goals

“You’ve got some front runners making small steps of progress but fundamentally the big picture is that the industry is wildly underperforming,” Sarah Kent, chief sustainability correspondent of The Business… Read more

Global Fashion Agenda says 75% fashion companies improved environmental ops in 2017

The industry’s various segments, however, are moving at highly different speeds, and nearly all progress came from companies in the mid-price segment.The GFA, in partnership with The Boston Consulting Group… Read more

Primark’s Sustainable Cotton Programme boosts profits for smallholder farmers

A three year pilot in Gujarat India trained 1,251 women smallholders, who saw an average profit increase of 247% in the third year of the programme. The additional income was… Read more

Swiss watchmakers brace for slowing Chinese demand

Investors are on edge over a softening economic backdrop in China, and weak Chinese trade data on Monday sent shares in luxury goods companies that rely heavily on Chinese customers… Read more

What do consumers expect from brands in coronavirus crisis-

Secondly, 62% of interviewees think that brands should implement flexible-work policies for their staff, while 41% also expect them to help hospitals or, according to 35% of interviewees, their governments.Very… Read more

Wrangler ventures into sustainable cotton farming with pilot program

The special sustainable denim collection is set to launch next year in 2018. For it, Wrangler has partnered with a seven-generation cotton grower in Alabama, the Newby family. Wrangler will… Read more

Virgil Abloh and Nike launch NikeLab Chicago Re-Creation Center

Located at 673 N. Michigan Avenue, the center will offer a variety of workshops, giveback programs and exclusive product, according to Nike. All programming is targeted toward youth in the… Read more

UK shoppers switch on to ‘chat’ services but not all brands are ready

The study, from Eptica, shows 72% of consumers agreeing that a good chat experience will boost their brand/store loyalty, although it’s clear that stores and labels are still falling down… Read more
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