Fashion and luxury brands worldwide have launched a wide ranging array of sustainable initiatives, timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the day dedicated to environmental reform on Wednesday, April 22.
Animal rights organisation Peta has taken advantage of the downturn in the stock markets. Peta’s U.S. subsidiary has bought shares in around 20 businesses including Kering, Burberry, Ralph Lauren, and Guess.
Designer Valentino Garavani and his business partner Giancarlo Giammetti are donating €1 million to support the fight against the coronavirus, the latest Italian designers to join the struggle against the pandemic.
Chanel has called off its May cruise show in Capri, making it the last major fashion house to annul a resort runway show planned for this spring, as coronavirus forces the cancellation of a final important resort show.