The European Outdoor Group (EOG) says it is apparent that more can be done to understand the practices of recycling specifically undertaken within the textile supply chain after conducting research to inform the development of collection and sorting infrastructures.
The US House of Representatives has voted overwhelmingly to take comprehensive action against the import of apparel and other goods from China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region - a move US apparel industry executives have previously warned would cause massive upheaval and supply chain disruption.
Apparel companies have a critical role to play in driving gender equality and women's empowerment. But a new study has deemed current corporate disclosure around gender efforts is "woefully insufficient", particularly at supply chain level.
Ralph Lauren Corporation is restructuring, with plans including cuts to its global workforce and a 'Digitizing the Value Chain' project to enable faster and more connected decision-making from product design to market.
November-December has traditionally been defined as holiday season but this year that is "meaningless" and will probably be the case forever due to the coronavirus pandemic's dramatic effects on shopping behaviours and long-bubbling retail trends now accelerated by the pandemic, argues a global consulting firm.
After helping to secure US$22bn from fashion retailers for cancelled clothing orders, workers' rights organisation Remake is taking its #PayUp campaign to the next level by launching a long-term vision for change.