Sustainability

Kering's global sustainability officer Marie-Claire Daveu (far left) on a panel for the report launch.

Business Features

Kering: Sustainability Crux Lies in Ethical Creation, Not Resale

While the group’s sustainability chief said resale is an important step in the effort, the ultimate goal should be a totally circular economy.

clock July 20, 2018Zaneta Cheng

Voz founder Jasmine Etoile Aarons. Photo Credit: Kat Westerman. Photo courtesy of Voz.

Business Features

Countering Counterfeits While Preserving Artisan Textiles’ Cultural Identity

Jasmine Etoile Aarons, founder of ethical fashion brand Voz, discusses the cost of counterfeit textiles.

clock July 16, 2018Tracey Greenstein

A look from the VOZ fall 2016 collection.

Government and Trade

Artisans Speak Out on the Effects of the Counterfeit Textile Trade

Voz artisans discuss the long-lasting effects of the counterfeit textile trade.

clock July 15, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Reda 1865 Fall/Winter 2019 fabrics

Textiles

Traceable Supply Chain Is Key for Italian Textile Companies

Sustainability remained a pivotal talking point at trade show Milano Unica, which closed on Thursday.

clock July 13, 2018Alessandra Turra

The award ceremony of Isko I-Skool® competition.

Denim

Isko Names ‘I-Skool’ Awards Winners

The denim design and marketing contests rewarded young talents’ creativity.

clock July 13, 2018Martino Carrera

Markets

Greenpeace Publishes First Report on Detoxing Clothing Industry Campaign

Eighty companies in the fashion industry have committed to the campaign.

clock July 12, 2018Jessica Iredale

Archroma's 'Earthcolors' range. Photo courtesy of Archroma.

Technology

Archroma Completes Full Acquisition of Dye Firm M. Dohmen

Archroma said it will “make the industries it serves more sustainable” through its chemistry solutions.

clock July 10, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Photo courtesy of Thr3fold.

Business Features

Fashion Start-up Thr3efold Seeks Funding for New Tech Platform

Thr3efold is crowdfunding the development of its new technology platform, seeking funding by Aug. 15.

clock July 10, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Photo courtesy of The Library.

Government and Trade

MIT Media Lab, G-Star Raw and Ace Hotel Collaborate for ‘Study Hall’

The event will take place on Aug. 26 at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles.

clock July 6, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Messe Frankfurt

Business Features

Texworld Returns to New York, Expands Focus on Local Manufacturing

Texworld USA and Apparel Sourcing USA will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center July 23 to 25.

clock July 5, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Photo courtesy of Wrangler.

Business Features

Wrangler and MyFarms Talk ‘Field-Level’ Sustainability in New Report

Wrangler’s latest report discusses how field-level sustainability data can improve agricultural supply chains, beginning with cotton.

clock July 5, 2018Tracey Greenstein

From The Road + Mimi Prober collaborative handwoven botanical flora and antique lace scarf. Photo credit: Minh Cao / Edelweiss Editorial

Retail

Mimi Prober Talks ‘Painting With Flowers,’ Sourcing Antique Materials

Fashion designer Mimi Prober discusses “weaving the past into the present.”

clock June 28, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Rosario Dawson and Abrima Erwiah

Fashion Features

Rosario Dawson’s Studio 189 Wins CFDA + Lexus Fashion Initiative

Dawson and partner Abrima Erwiah founded the collection in 2013.

clock June 27, 2018Jessica Iredale

Stylish attendance walking out of The Coterie Show

Markets

U.S. Domestic Trade Shows: Upbeat and Energized

Trade shows in the second half will include dual-gender shows, pop-ups and more beauty offerings as well as new formats and events.

clock June 21, 2018WWD Staff

quiksiler, eco-friendly, repreve, board shorts, surf

Technology

Quiksilver Recycles 100 Million Used Bottles for Board Shorts, Jackets

As part of its ongoing collaboration with Repreve, the surf lifestyle brand has advanced its eco-friendly initiative.

clock June 18, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

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