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Diversity and Inclusion

Faherty Brand a Case Study in Moving From ‘Native-Inspired’ to Native-Designed Fashion

"You can't have a native-inspired design and have it be authentic in any way," said Leah Salgado, chief…

Mexico Reimagines the Trade Show by Adding Artisans, Removing Cultural Appropriation

"The industry knows well that by taking a design, industrially reproducing and branding it does not pay…

Alessandro Enriquez Teams Up With Barbie

The capsule of three Barbies and three Kens aims at promoting diversity and inclusion.

H&M, Google, Macy’s, Depop, IMG Models Support Diversity With Holiday Efforts

Some major companies are focusing more on Black-owned businesses for the holidays.

Depop, IMG Models Launch Online Pop-up to Benefit Black in Fashion Council

The venture will support the Black in Fashion Council with its efforts to create a foundation for inclusion…

Shares of Victoria’s Secret Surge on Earnings Beat, Positive Outlook

The retailer estimates supply chain disruptions of $100 million in the fourth quarter.

The Fashion and Race Database Wants to Correct the Mis-Education of Fashion

The aim is to re-educate fashion and tell all of the industry's truths and histories — not just the…

VF Releases Third Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Action Annual Profile

The report covers the company's fiscal-year 2021 demographic representation numbers and progress.

This Is What Will Keep Women From the Great Resignation 2021, New Survey Says

If companies can't bend to suit, they'll be saying bye to gender parity.

Old Navy Plays Up Inclusivity With Santa Bootcamp and Holiday Advertising

Less than 5 percent of professional Santas identify as people of color.

WWD CEO Summit: Target Emphasizes Culture as Key to Success

Chief growth officer Christina Hennington talks about the retailer's continued growth during the WWD Apparel…

Head of State Founder Receives $100,000 Instagram-Supported Grant

Born in Nigeria, Abijako runs a company that has initiatives to support underserved communities.

Fifteen Percent Pledge Partners With Google Shopping

Google will provide Black entrepreneurs with digital trainings and workshop events to build their online…

Female-led Companies Team Up to Promote ‘Age Boldly’

Seniors are expected to spend $15 trillion globally by 2030.

Protests Erupt in Italy as LGBTQ Protections Under Threat — What Fashion Is Saying

Alessandro Michele, Pierpaolo Piccioli, Donatella Versace and Riccardo Tisci are among the personalities…