Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s new plan to step up environmental and social compliance standards in China hit a fashion industry nerve.
Some suppliers to the retail giant saw higher costs, as they are expected to make most of the changes, while ethical sourcing specialists on the frontlines saw bold leadership and the perennial critics said they’d believe it when they saw it.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"