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By 2023, Clothes in EU Need Eco Label, Campaigners Worry It’s ‘Incomplete’ at Present

"Make the Label Count" campaign formed Wednesday to challenge the eco-credentials behind the EU's incoming…

‘Check-Box’ Social Audits Are Failing Workers, According to Report

The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre released a report detailing how voluntary check-box social…

British Industry Bodies Give Thumbs Up to Knife-Edge U.K.-EU Trade Deal

As of Jan. 1, there will be no duties on goods passing between the two regions after a free trade deal was…

Britain Rejects EU’s Tariffs on U.S. Goods in Airbus-Boeing Dispute

The U.K. is hoping to secure a post-Brexit trade deal with the U.S. and is therefore saying "no" to…

‘New Cotton Project’ Aims to Build a Better Business Model for Circular Fashion

The international effort will call for innovation, development and analysis to try to expedite circular…

EU Accuses Amazon of Breaking Competition Rules

The European Commission said Amazon "systematically" uses data from third-party sellers to boost its sales…

Google’s Fitbit Acquisition Hits EU Roadblock

European regulators are not easing scrutiny of Big Tech. Facebook, Amazon and Apple are all facing their own…

What Green Recovery Policy Could Mean for Fashion

The European Union's Green Deal is a could-be blueprint for the world's green coronavirus rebuild. What does…

Luxury Lingerie Brand Hanro Teams With The Little Market for Latest Collab

One hundred percent of proceeds will support the nonprofit.

Pound Rises After Brexit Deal, as Brands Make Demands in Tariff War

The pound rose 1 percent after Johnson tweeted that he'd reached a Brexit deal with the EU. Now, it's up to…

Europe Approves Tougher Digital Media Copyright Rules

Aimed at the likes of Google and Facebook, the new rules are meant to give some power back to news publishers…

Supreme Court Denies Nike ‘Jumpman Logo’ Case

The same day the European Commission hits Nike with a fine for more than $14 million for violating sanctions…

Google Hit With Third EU Fine in Two Years

European lawmakers aren't letting up on the search company and its advertising methods.

Apple’s Alleged App Store Monopoly Could Affect Other E-commerce Platforms

Fashion marketplaces, like Amazon, eBay and Farfetch, could have tighter regulations in the future if…

News Media Pushing Back on Google Opposition to EU Copyright Changes

A lot is at stake for Internet platforms and publishers in Europe, where an extension of copyright law is…