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Cost-conscious US consumers prioritise price over sustainability

Stifel's Sustainability Survey, which questioned over 6,000 US active/causal lifestyle brand consumers aged 18-55 found US consumer views of the…

FDRA says traceability remains ‘large challenge’ for footwear sector

The FDRA surveyed footwear professionals between October and November 2023 and found traceability remains a key concern for footwear. “Unlike…

Asics makes play for Allbirds ‘lowest-CO2 sneaker’ crown

Trainer and sportswear brand Asics announces that it has made a trainer with the lowest CO2 emissions of any trainer…

Signal: Footwear takes a back seat during cost of living crisis

Long considered an essential element of personal style and self-expression, footwear has played a pivotal role in the fashion industry…

Allbirds shares recipe for ‘first’ net-zero carbon shoe

Allbirds has revealed the entire toolkit of its M0.0NSHOT shoe which boasts a carbon footprint of net 0.0kg CO2e. Following…

Allbirds must align profits with sustainability efforts as Q2 revenue declines

Allbirds reported a 9.8% decrease in net revenue to $70.5m for the second quarter ended 30 June 2023, in comparison…

Allbirds co-CEO Brown steps down amid job cuts and widening losses

Allbirds announced in a recent filing the company has cut around 21 corporate jobs as part of a cost-cutting exercise.…

US Q1 in brief: Oxford Industries, J.Jill Inc, Victoria’s Secret, G-III Apparel

Oxford Industries Strong brands and a balanced mix of direct retail, e-commerce and wholesale resulted in a “strong” first quarter…

UK Q1 in brief – Gymshark, Quiz

Gymshark UK sportwear brand Gymshark saw its profits decline by over a third in the year ended July 2022, despite…

Allbirds announce net zero carbon footwear

Allbirds has announced M0.0NSHOT, a footwear product with a reported 0.0 kg CO₂e carbon footprint. The company compares this to…