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Boohoo perfectly embodies our fast fashion hypocrisy

Boohoo perfectly embodies our fast fashion hypocrisy

Amidst shocking revelations of malpractice at clothing factories owned by the fast-fashion giant, the industry's timid approach to ethical issues is being readdressed. Boohoo, the online fashion retailer behind popular trend-driven brands like Nasty Gal and Pretty Little Thing, has lost almost £2 billion in value after speculations of ‘modern...

Google and WWF team up to drive sustainable fashion sourcing

Google and WWF team up to drive sustainable fashion sourcing

The two companies have announced a partnership that will give fashion brands improved insight into how they can make their supply chains more environmentally friendly. Google Cloud has teamed up with wildlife charity WWF Sweden to help the fashion industry boost its environmental efforts. Developing a data platform with a focus on sustainable sourcing, the joint project will give brands the opportunity to monitor the impact of their supply chains...

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Tiffany & Co. pledges $2 million to Covid-19 relief

Tiffany & Co. pledges $2 million to Covid-19 relief

The jewellery brand is planning to donate 100% of the profits from it's 'Infinite Strength' collection to charities supporting vulnerable communities affected by the pandemic. As companies with the means to do so continue stepping up to help in any way they can, Tiffany & Co. is redoubling its efforts with a new commitment to Covid-19 related causes. Following its $1 million pledge back in April,...

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Fashion and beauty brands come together in support of the BLM movement

Fashion and beauty brands come together in support of the BLM movement

In the wake of police brutality protests around the world, these are the fashion and beauty brands standing in solidarity with Black Lives Matter. Half way through 2020, if we’ve learned anything, it’s that we absolutely can — and must — join forces in order to create positive change. Faced with a global pandemic, individuals, companies, and nonprofits have united to find relief from the devastation brought about by Covid-19....

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How is Coronavirus impacting the global fashion industry?

How is Coronavirus impacting the global fashion industry?

From the cancellation of fashion weeks around the world, to brands and designers shutting their doors during lockdown, COVID-19 is taking its toll on fashion. As the pandemic spreads, so does its impact on various industries. With the most recent run of fashion weeks overshadowed by the rapid increase of COVID-19 cases around the world, the industry has since experienced huge disruptions that are likely to have long-lasting effects.  Major annual...

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