March 16, 2017
Corporate Human Rights Benchmark publishes 2017 results for the apparel industry
The 30 largest apparel companies in the world were assessed against the Corporate Human...
March 10, 2017
GOTS updates to version 5.0
The latest version 5.0 of the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) was released on the...
March 3, 2017
New EU funded CSR risk management tool for textile sector
Last week a new web-based CSR risk management platform for small and medium-sized textile...
February 17, 2017
New guidelines provide “common understanding” for supply chain due diligence in fashion sector
Apparel brands and retailers are recommended to embed social, human rights and...
February 3, 2017
New Plastics Economy aims to increase global plastic recycling from 14% to 70%
Last week, the World Economic Forum and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation released the action...
January 18, 2017
Strikes in Bangladesh’s garment sector; fashion companies lobby government
More than 50 factories closed their facilities after garment workers went on strike near...
November 24, 2016
Patagonia to give Black Friday profits back to the planet
American outdoor wear brand Patagonia has announced its ‘100% for the Planet’...
November 14, 2016
Adidas aims for one million pairs of shoes made with recycled ocean plastic
German sportswear brand adidas has announced that it plans to produce one million pairs of...
November 10, 2016
European Clothing Action Plan announces first participants
Five leading businesses are the first brands and retailers to sign up to the European...