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GOTS Moves to Protect Organic Cotton Claims

Lawsuit and FTC complaint aim to reduce rampant false GOTS and organic claims in the textile sector.

Cotton Prices Remain Low, Impacting Fiber Sector

USDA noted in its weekly report that the weekly average was down from 56.52 cents last week and 61.62 cents a…

Better Cotton Initiative Accepted Into ISEAL Alliance

The Better Cotton Initiative has demonstrated overall compliance during an independent evaluation against…

Uzbekistan Government Accused of Persecuting Monitors in Cotton Fields

Apparel brands and retailers have signed pledges to stop using cotton from Uzbekistan.

Textile Exchange to Hold Organic Workshops at Turkish Fair

The workshops will focus on how the global organic cotton business is developing and what role Turkey is…

North Face Expands Made in U.S. Backyard Project Collection

In its second year, The Backyard Project has scaled production nearly 15 times, tapped new partners across…

BCI Closes the Loop on Traceability

BCI has now added garment manufacturers to its traceability system, known as the Better Cotton Tracer.

Lewkowitz Begins Term as Supima CEO

Lewkowitz was executive vice president of Supima, a Phoenix-based organization representing producers of…

Peace Love World Partners With Whole Foods for Organic Cotton Collection

The line, titled "Good Food Good Mood," consists of zip-up hoodies, pants, tanks and T-shirts.

Cone Denim Teams With E3 Sustainable Cotton Program

As part of its participation, Cone Denim has secured more than 1.5 million pounds of e³ cotton for the…

Africa Looks to Grow Cotton Sector

In South Africa, the industry is experiencing a revival thanks largely to a $14 million grant from the…

As ICAC Meeting Approaches, José Sette Reflects on Outlook for Cotton

The association's director talks about the challenges facing the global industry.

The Challenges Facing India’s Cotton Growers

India is expected to remain the world's leading cotton grower, but a consultant says global consumption will…

Better Cotton Report Details Program’s Progress

The BCI "2014 Harvest Report" released Monday shows a substantial increase in the number of farmers and…

Lower Cotton Prices Make Margins Bloom

Lower cotton prices are finally making their way down to the bottom lines of companies that depend on the…