Cotton Incorporated, the research and promotion company for U.S. cotton producers and importers, extends its commitment to sustainability of cotton across the supply chain by appointing Dr. Jesse Daystar, vice president and chief sustainability officer.
On Friday, Sept. 22, FULLBEAUTY Brands is partnering with PLUS Model Magazine and Housing Works, a New York City based non-profit fighting the twin crises of HIV/AIDS and homelessness, to host their first-ever plus-size charity shopping event "Love Your Body."
The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety reports that several dozen additional Alliance-affiliated factories completed all material components in their Corrective Action Plans during the month of August..
The new site and its resources have been created to make it easier for a broader number of designers, brands and suppliers to engage in and create circular materials based upon Cradle to Cradle principles.
Fruit of the Loom and HanesBrands are donating roughly a million clothing items apiece to victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and the Gulf Coast, while Michael Kors, Tailored Brands, FULLBEAUTY Brands, Wolverine, Tillys, DXL and Red Wing Shoe are also supporting relief efforts.
A supply chain that is not transparent can lead to continued implementation of unsustainable and unethical business practices, which can undermine a company’s reputation and bottom line.
There are several traditional methods to ensure supply chain transparency.