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  • BRANDE – Danish fashion brand Bestseller has had two environmental sustainability targets approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).The approval solidifies the company’s efforts to becoming climate positive and reducing its indirect Scope 3 carbon emissions by 30 per cent.Anders Holch Povlsen, Bestseller’s CEO and owner, said:“The targets add to our continuous work of improving the environmental footprint of our products, operations and supply chain – while they are consistent with
  • STOCKHOLM - Fashion giant H&M is to feature the cactus-based leather of Mexican company Desserto in its new Science Story collection which aims to highlight the fabrics of the future.Desserto founders Adrián López Velarde and Marte Cázarez said they hoped the partnership would put Mexico at the centre of the global sustainable fashion industry.Source:Eco Textile
  • Exports of garments and hard goods in the Philippines may reach $2 billion this year as domestic garment units expect to receive up to $500 million worth new orders from global fashion brands, which are shifting their purchases from Myanmar to other countries, according to estimates by the Foreign Buyers Association of the Philippines (FOBAP).Pic: ShutterstockFOBAP president Robert Young said the association has been receiving export orders and inquiries for garments from foreign buyers, includi
  • John Lewis recently announced plans to fund a three-year programme run by the Sustainable Fibre Alliance (SFA) to support the expansion of the latter’s new Cashmere Standard from Mongolia to the Inner Mongolia region of China. Climate change and increased global demand for cashmere are putting pressure on the fragile ecosystems the cashmere industry relies upon.Pic: John Lewis PartnershipIn response to this, a global standard has been developed by SFA to promote best practice in land management,
  • According to data from the United Nations, it is estimated thatthe global fashion industry is responsible for10% of global carbon emissions, 92 million tons of annual landfill waste, and 20% of water wastage.It is paramount that the fashion industry deals with waste on an urgent basis. One such initiative is seen with Ralph Lauren-Backed Materials Company, Natural Fiber Welding (NFW), a technology company commercializing sustainable materials for a circular economy,will be setting up anew facili
  • The micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector has emerged as the growth engine of the economy and is showing signs of revival after the pandemic-led de-growth in early part of the current fiscal, according to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Shaktikanta Das, who recently said the sector has been rendered vulnerable by the pandemic.Pic: Shutterstock"MSME has emerged as the growth engine of the economy with a vast network of about 6.33 crore enterprises contributing 30 per cent of
  • A staff of Globaltextiles will give a lecture from 15:30 to 16:30 on March 4th. She will teach you how to operate on Globaltxetiles in the live stream chatting room.
  • The latest episode of "Preferred Fabric from Textile City -- Live Stream Series of Suppliers"is going to be carried out from 9:30-11:00a.m. on March 4th. At that time, Globaltextileswill go to Xinlong Wall Cloth, Chenyi Decoration and JinhuichangWall Clothand show youseamless embroidery wall cloth, embroidery wall cloth, jacquard wall cloth and plain cloth.
  • AMSTERDAM – Textile chemicals authority, the ZDHC (Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals), has announced the integration of the Open Apparel Registry (OAR) facility identifier (ID) within its Gateway. The OAR is a sector-specific online transparency tool that highlights the locations ofyarn and fabric mills, textile dye-houses, finishers and garment manufacturing facilities worldwide via an interactive Google-powered map.Frank Michel, executive director of the ZDHC Foundation, said:“As supply ch
  • SAN FRANCISCO – Technology company Higg and the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) have launched the latest version of the Higg Brand & Retail Module (BRM).The new version of the Higg BRM, a tool only in its second year of existence, enables more than 500 brands and retailers to assess 16 social and 11 environmental impacts of their global value chains.From today through to 30th June, SAC member brands and retailers can use the tool to self-assess the sustainability of their 2020 business a
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