Wednesday, August 12, 2020
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Gucci owner Kering welcomes Emma Watson to board of directors

Kering has appointed actress Emma Watson to the board of directors at its AGM on June 16.
Tesco has launched a new partnership with food waste platform Olio which will see it donate and distribute surplus food to local communities.

Tesco to convert surplus food into renewable energy and power 6 stores

Tesco will soon use surplus food to power six of its stores as it embarks on an ambitious new renewable energy project.
Zalando is set to make sustainability assessments mandatory for brands selling on its platform in a bold new initiative aimed at accelerating sustainability in the fashion industry.

Zalando to make sustainability assessment mandatory for all sellers in landmark move

Zalando is set to make sustainability assessments mandatory for brands selling on its platform in a bold new initiative.
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Asda accused of leaving Bangladesh garment workers to go hungry

Asda has reportedly been criticised for leaving factory workers in Bangladesh to go hungry by cancelling or suspending garment..
Selfridges covid-19 discounting seasonality

Luxury retailers urge businesses to delay end-of-season discounting

Luxury retailers have urged the fashion retail sector to rethink attitudes towards seasonality and discounting post Covid-19.
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Is sustainability falling off retailers’ agendas amid Covid-19?

We discover whether retailers are too distracted to prioritise sustainable practices amid the pandemic.
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The challenge of surplus stock in the time of coronavirus

Fast fashion retailers are facing one particular challenge in the wake of Covid-19 - selling leftover stock.
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£2.5bn clothing orders cancelled as Bangladesh minister calls for UK govt support

UK retailers have reportedly cancelled an estimated £2.5 billion in clothing orders from Bangladeshi suppliers
H&M, Adidas/Reebok, Esprit and Marks & Spencer have been ranked the world’s most transparent major fashion brands, according to the 2020 fashion transparency index,

H&M tops 2020 fashion transparency index

H&M, Adidas/Reebok, Esprit and Marks & Spencer have been ranked the world’s most transparent major fashion brands.
H&M has released its Group Sustainability Performance Report 2019, highlighting the retailers progress towards circular and climate positive fashion while being a fair and equal company.The retailer stated it had reached 97 per cent recycled or other sustainably sourced cotton in 2019.

H&M Group releases Sustainability Performance report

H&M releases its Group Sustainability Performance Report, highlighting its progress towards circular & climate positive fashion.

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