An influential system overseen by retailers and clothing makers ranks petroleum-based synthetics like “vegan leather” as more environmentally sound than natural fibers.
The French brands join other Western companies in pausing retail operations as the Russian invasion of Ukraine escalates.
A recent report examines the links between fashion brands and Amazon deforestation.
The Rana Plaza collapse led to the agreement, which improved factory safety for workers. Despite a last-minute extension, its legacy may be in jeopardy.
Under pressure to renounce cotton harvested in a Chinese region marked by gruesome repression, they face a backlash from nationalist Chinese consumers.
The Communist Party’s youth wing and official news outlets used grabby memes and hashtags to start a tsunami of nationalist fury over Xinjiang cotton.
A user’s guide to the latest cross-border social media fashion crisis.
Major clothing brands that rely on the Chinese market are caught in a bind as Beijing and the West harden their stances on the crackdown on Xinjiang.
The Swedish retailer is the latest fashion business to come under pressure from Chinese consumers after a perceived misstep.
Female garment industry union leaders are emerging at the forefront of the deadly anti-military protests, and asking global brands to take their side.
More than 190 organizations have come together to demand an end to garments made by forced labor in China.
Boohoo was one of the fastest-growing retailers in Britain. Now the company is in trouble after revelations about working conditions in supplier factories.
Turns out if you throw enough red paint, eventually they’ll listen.