Twenty-one laboratories in Europe, Asia and North America have received approval to screen for the potential presence of genetically modified (GM) cotton along the organic cotton value chain.
Viscose fibre producer Sateri says all of its five viscose mills in China have completed the Higg Facility Social and Labour Module (FSLM) audit and achieved a consistent high score of above 80%.
The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has teamed up with the International Labour Organization (ILO) to further improve workplace safety in the country's garment sector.
Coach brand owner Tapestry Inc has moved to further improve the sustainability of its own and Coach's supply chain through a new partnership with the Savory Institute’s Land to Market Program.
Lalaland and UZURI K&Y have been named winners of the third Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Frontier Challenge, a dedicated global programme designed to find and support ideas that lead to a more inclusive fashion landscape.
Swiss product traceability specialist Haelixa has partnered with Soorty to help the Pakistani denim manufacturer support claims related to the use of recycled cotton in its denim products.
A new consortium project has launched to accelerate the shift from wet to mostly dry processing in the textile supply chain – a move said to be crucial for the path to net-zero.