“Too Slow” Fashion Brands on Sustainability and Ethical Transparency-Report

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According to a new report, the fashion industry remains “too late” to provide details of ethical practices. Photo: Pexels / public domain The Fashion Transparency Index 2021, which tracks 250 of the world’s largest fashion brands and retailers, gives brands this year an average transparency score that covers sustainable practices such as carbon emissions, textile … Read more

Most UK fashion brands ‘moving too slow on transparency’ over ethical practices – report | UK News

High street brands are not disclosing how many workers get living wages. File pic

The UK population buys the most clothes in Europe, yet major British brands are falling behind their European counterparts when being transparent about their sustainable practices.The findings from Fashion Revolution show many major high street names are hiding the number of workers in their supply chains being paid a living wage. Most carbon emissions come … Read more

Fashion’s Progress In Transparency Still Too Slow

Fashion's Progress In Transparency Still Too Slow

Fashion Revolution’s sixth annual Fashion Transparency Index reveals that the fashion industry is still too slow on disclosing key information about human rights and environmental policies.The fashion report analyses and ranks 250 of the world’s biggest fashion brands based on how transparent they are about their practices and impacts within their operations and supply chains.In … Read more

Fashion transparency still ‘too slow’; UK brands behind European ones

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Transparency in the fashion supply chain is still ‘too slow’ among 250 of the world’s largest fashion brands, according to the 2021 Fashion Transparency Index released recently by Fashion Revolution. There wasn’t a single British brand or retailer within the top 10 brands in the index this year, even though the United Kingdom consumes … Read more

Slow Factory Foundation And Waste Management Introduce Designers Creating Waste-Led Fashion For WM Design Challenge

Slow Factory Foundation And Waste Management Introduce Designers Creating Waste-Led Fashion For WM Design Challenge

Slow Factory teams with Waste Management for WM Design Challenge. SLOW FACTORY FOUNDATION X WASTE MANAGEMENT Slow Factory Foundation has assertively made an effort to reimagine the fashion industry from the history of its cotton fields to the future, where it consumes our planet. The idea behind this non-profit organization founded by Céline Semaan and … Read more

Toronto clothing brand Encircled embraces slow fashion movement

Toronto clothing brand Encircled embraces slow fashion movement

You’ve heard of fast fashion, but what about slow fashion—its more sustainable, thoughtful and trustworthy cousin? Canadian brands like Encircled are leaning into the idea by using sustainable materials, prioritizing quality over quantity and considering every aspect of the environment (including people) with every design. Engaging with the slow fashion movement has paid off for … Read more

Australian beauty brands championing the slow beauty movement

Australian beauty brands championing the slow beauty movement

That feel-good, do-good glow. Did you grow up in the beauty guru golden years? Because I certainly did. I modelled my high school morning routine from Bethany Mota’s, I meticulously replicated Zoella’s everyday makeup and I watched endless wildly indulgent makeup collection videos (my favourite was Elle Fowler’s, naturally). It was the era that normalised … Read more