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Levi Strauss to source organic cotton directly from farmers

In an announcement detailing the partnership, Levi Strauss & Co said the Milliner Organic project encourages local ownership of ethical…

World Bank visits Bangladesh garment factory to boost sustainable development

The World Bank's managing director of operations Axel Van Trotsenburg and his team were shown the environmental and social sustainable practices…

WEEK IN REVIEW: New year, new sustainability claims

Sustainability – both social and environmental – is rising higher on the priority list for apparel brands and retailers as…

Canadian apparel sector supports proposed forced labour bill but urges clarity

The comments were made against a backdrop of the publishing of the annual Supply Chain Risk Report 2023 which notes…

How social media, women’s cafes are improving apparel industry dialogue

The Government of Bangladesh entered into a collaboration with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) in…

PVH, H&M, Inditex amongst latest to sign Pakistan Accord

In a statement to Just Style today (24 January), the Accord Steering Committee (SC) member brands - PVH Corp, H&M,…

Global textile recycling plea as secondhand clothes deemed 70x more sustainable

EURIC, the confederation that represents European recycling industries at EU level, states the study shows the benefits of secondhand clothing…

Otto Group early signatory to new Pakistan Safety Accord

The Otto Group joins retailer Tchibo in signing the Pakistan Accord on Health and Safety in the Textile and Garment…

European Fashion Alliance proposes action on sustainability

The package was presented by the EFA at the first summit in Gran Canaria this week where the aim was…

What can fashion brands learn from VF Corp’s sustainable solutions?

Jeannie Renne-Malone, vice president of global sustainability at VF Corp, which owns brands such as the The North Face, Timberland and Vans,…