H&M, Nike, Macy’s, Abercrombie & Fitch and Estée Lauder have all got one.
David Thörewik of H&M’s Weekday division, has been named chief executive officer.
A lack of diversity at fashion businesses was blamed for a slew of recent faux pas in the industry.
One of the country’s biggest middle-market brands, it faces a host of challenges.
Several hundred sustainable-minded representatives from the government, academia, fashion, NGOs and other agencies will hash out ideas next month in Paris.
Hudson Yards creates retail zone filled with new experiences, novel products.
The venture will scale up the transformation of forest products into textile fibers for H&M and Ikea.
While Muji gets into transportation with a driverless shuttle bus and scientists are engineering plastic-eating enzymes, fashion brands are exploring new avenues to appeal to consumers on a wider scale.
Around the globe, the $1.3 trillion apparel industry employs more than 300 million people and in some low-income countries the production of cotton alone accounts for nearly 7 percent of all employment.