The Swedish fashion week is back from August 31 to September 2 in a hybrid format combining digital and in-person events. It will open with a half-day conference on fashion, sustainability, technology and innovation.
Major fashion brands are getting behind an initiative in Bangladesh that aims to use more recycled materials in clothing production and significantly cut planet-heating emissions from manufacturing by 2030.
The 2020 report by Paris-based association Climate Chance has described the global textile and apparel industry’s efforts to deal with the challenges of sustainable development as both fragmentary and insufficient.
Fashion is going out of its way to prove its sustainability credentials but a new report says it needs to cut its carbon emissions in half by 2030 to contribute to the goals set out in the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement.
The house of Giambattista Valli has appointed Charlotte Werner to be its new Chief Executive Officer, as the house’s recent investor Artémis helps to boost the management of the critically acclaimed couturier and house.
Luxury industry leaders have assessed the impact of Covid-19 on the sector, envisaging a recovery only in the long-term, according to a survey by the Italian Fashion Chamber and Pitti Immagine, with McKinsey & Company.