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Did Xinjiang Cotton Crisis Up Stakes for Traceability?

The U.S. ban on China's Xinjiang cotton raises a broader question of the state of traceability and…

Better Cotton Initiative Stops Xinjiang Field Activity

The sustainability-minded BCI said the allegations of forced labor have made for an "increasingly untenable…

Supima Design Lab Takes Presentation Online

Finalists of the Hyères Festival and Supima's New York Design competition were featured in the online event.

Supima Design Competition Winner Announced

The 13th annual runway show featured recent graduates of top fashion design schools.

Chipotle Launching Sustainable Apparel Line Dyed With Avocados

The restaurant chain is upcycling its old avocado pits for its limited "Avo Dye" collection, while…

Fashion’s Cry for Help on Forced Labor in China

Nearly one-fifth of all cotton comes from Xinjiang, where minority Muslims are said to be subjected to abuse…

Fabiana Filippi to Launch Eco-friendly Capsule in the U.S.

The line will be in organic cotton and part of the spring 2021 collection.

Supima’s Annual Design Competition Will Be Virtual

Supima's annual design competition will be held virtually in early September.

LIM College Announces Cotton Climate Challenge Winners

LIM College's "Virtual Sustainability Expo" challenged students to develop cotton-based concepts for…

Got GOTS?

The GOTS certification saw a 35 percent increase in certified facilities last year, the highest growth on…

Top of the Crop: Adidas, Ikea, H&M Group Rank in Sustainable Cotton

The Sustainable Cotton Ranking urges brands to form policy, be transparent and actually uptake "sustainable…

Field Notes: In the Name of Accountability

The push for accountability will continue through 2020 and beyond as more brands and retailers prioritize…

Traceability and the Dynamics of ‘Conflicted Cotton’

Cotton traceability systems can identify the species, geographic origin, and integrity of the fiber as it is…

Here Comes Lunya’s Significant Other, Lahgo

The designer created sleepwear for men who wear nothing special, or nothing at all, to bed.

BCI Names H&M, Gap and Nike Among Top Sourcing Partners

The Better Cotton Initiative's retailer and brand members sourced over one million metric tons of "Better…