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Shiseido Surges in Trademark Applications, L’Oreal Slides

The latest application metrics by the Geneva-based WIPO show that fashion and beauty companies worldwide were…

Fast Retailing Donates 1 Million Masks to Refugees

The announcement marks the latest development in a decade-long partnership with the UNHCR.

Retail Global Foreign Direct Investment Plunges Due to COVID

Foreign direct investment in the retail/apparel sector fell by more than 50 percent and is expected to…

Lululemon Veteran Christine Day Launches The House of LR&C

The fashion platform focuses on sustainability, inclusivity and offering affordably priced products.

Justin Alexander, Viktor + Rolf, Other Bridal Companies Unite to Help End Child Marriage

Bridal industry executives are working together to try to help end child marriage around the globe.

Textile, Apparel Trade Plunges 12 Percent, Study Says

A U.N. agency projects global trade overall in value terms will contract by 27 percent in the second quarter.

EXCLUSIVE: Abercrombie & Fitch Enters Resale Market With ThredUp

The partnership is part of the retailer's sustainability efforts. But it comes in the midst of the…

COVID-19 Crisis Triggering Huge Losses in Textile, Apparel Sector

Quarantine measures and factory and retail store closures have significantly suppressed consumer demand…

Cancellations Could Lead to Social Crises in Emerging Economies

The founder of the U.N.'s Ethical Fashion Initiative argues that canceled orders will impact every link in…

Global FDI Seen Plummeting by Up to 40 Percent

The demand shock will be the biggest factor pushing down investment in all sectors, including services, as…

‘SDG-washing,’ Selective Reporting Threaten Authentic Sustainability

The Responsible Mining Foundation's RMI Index 2020 report raises concern over "saying" versus "doing."

Kingpins Show Announces Partnership With Conscious Fashion Campaign and the United Nations

The global collaboration prioritizes the sustainable development goals in Kingpins efforts for making cleaner…

Helena Christensen Talks H&M Collaboration, Her Undiscovered Model Niece, Helping Refugees for the United Nations

Redefining ambidextrous, Christensen gave H&M some of her floral photographs to use for the collection and…

Sustainable Fashion Rules at Upbeat Berlin Fairs

Sustainable fashion is the main issue amidst talks about the challenges of retail at Berlin fairs.

U.N. ‘Texpertise’ Event Looks at Fashion’s Sustainable Development Goals

The event focused on the organizations' joint efforts to swiftly implement the SDGs into the fashion and…