There may be a certain amount of scepticism around big company commitment to sustainability, but the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) said its members sourced more than 1m metric tonnes of Better Cotton in 2018.
The Finnish owner of sports brands including Salomon and Arc’teryx has placed its cycling clothing brand Mavic under strategic review in an effort to streamline its portfolio and boost growth, it announced on Thursday.
Times are tough at Denmark’s IC Group with the Tiger of Sweden and By Malene Birger owner reporting weak sales. And while consolidated operating profits are rising, gross profit is down and it faces huge challenges.
From the next edition, scheduled from 3rd to 5th February, the Danish fashion trade show will add a new weapon to its armoury by introducing a 'Performance' section dedicated to sporting brands leaning towards fashion.