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How blockchain can help fashion's transparency problem 17 Feb 2020

The integration of blockchain technology has an important role in helping fashion brands reshape supply chain sustainability and enhance transparency across their businesses, says Dr Florian Heubrandner, vice president, global business management textiles at Lenzing.

Supply chain transparency for sustainable fashion 4 Apr 2019

Consumers are becoming increasingly vigilant about the clothing they wear each day, seeking out more sustainable options, as well as information on supply chains, production processes and product afterlife. Which is why there's an ongoing need for consumer education, as well as collaboration among all stakeholders to redefine the standard of transparency practices across the industry value chain, says Dr Florian Heubrandner, vice president of global business management textiles, at Lenzing AG. 

Apparel and textile production rises in key regions 17 Sep 2015

World apparel and textile production growth in the second quarter depicts a mixed picture, reflecting wider challenges in the global economy.

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Lenzing platform uses blockchain to trace fibres 6 Nov 2020

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has begun the global roll-out of its blockchain-enabled traceability platform it says will ensure complete transparency throughout the supply chain to the finished garment.

Lenzing issues cautious outlook despite improvements 5 Nov 2020

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing says it has seen a significant improvement in the third quarter after a Covid-19-related slump in the fibre market but has issued a cautious outlook for the remainder of the year.

Lenzing "low risk" again in CanopyStyle viscose audit 6 Oct 2020

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has completed its second CanopyStyle Audit, the results of which show the company's current supply chain is again at low risk of sourcing wood from ancient and endangered forests or other controversial sources.

Lenzing co-founds Renewable Carbon Initiative 29 Sep 2020

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing and polymer materials specialist Covestro are among eleven companies to launch a new initiative aimed at speeding up the transition from fossil carbon to renewable carbon for all organic chemicals and materials.

Lenzing rolls out carbon-neutral fibres to combat climate change 22 Sep 2020

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing is rolling out carbon-zero lyocell and modal fibres in a bid to combat climate change.

Transparency key to winning customer trust 2 Sep 2020

Transparency is key for clothing brands to win back consumer trust and confidence, according to a survey from Lenzing, and brands must revolutionize how technical knowledge is translated into consumer language on websites, product tags and labels as customers are paying more attention to this.

ZDHC Foundation welcomes new contributor and 'friend' 7 Aug 2020

The ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme has welcomed a chemical firm and a clothing producer as a contributor and new 'friend', respectively.

Price pressures weigh on Lenzing H1 revenues 6 Aug 2020

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has seen increased price pressure on textile fibres across its range as a result of the pandemic which weighed on sales and earnings in its first-half.

Transformers Foundation becomes ZDHC associate 14 Jul 2020

Transformers Foundation has become one of three new members of the ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme.

Lenzing Q1 profit tumbles 58.6% 7 May 2020

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has reported a drop in both profit and revenue in the first quarter of 2020 as the firm continues to be plagued by lower selling prices for standard viscose amid the impact of Covid-19.