GENEVA — The International Labor Organization is slated to give the green light on Tuesday to the launch of a Better Work program for Bangladesh that is expected to cover 500 garment factories over a three-year period, senior ILO officials said.
Retailers such as Wal-Mart, Gap Inc., H&M, and Inditex, which are already active in similar ILO schemes in other countries, are expected to be invited as stakeholders in the new voluntary scheme. They are normally involved via advisory forums in countries where Better Work schemes operate.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)