Entries by Dunja Hoejenbos

Inditex and the International Apparel Federation sign Framework Agreement

Inditex and the International Apparel Federation sign a framework agreement to drive transformation in the apparel and textile industry The agreement aims to promote a more respectful industry for people and planet by boosting circularity, traceability and worker wellbeing. Inditex and the International Apparel Federation (IAF) -the membership organisation that, through their associations, represents 100,000 […]

Fair Wear and STTI Announce Collaboration

Fair Wear and STTI announce collaboration to advance more responsible purchasing practices in the garment and textile industry Fair Wear Foundation and the Sustainable Terms of Trade Initiative (STTI) sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), committing to further strengthening their collaboration on advancing systemic change in the garment and textile industry through the promotion and […]

A&E Unveils New Sustainable Thread Products Awarded Gold Level C2C Certified™ Material Health Certificates

Global thread maker, American & Efird (A&E) continued its advancement of sustainable practices and environmental stewardship this week with the release of two new sustainable, cotton thread products earning a Gold Level C2C Certified Material Health Certificate™. Meeting the material health requirements of the multi-attribute Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Product Standard, these new products bolster […]

Launch of full-service export solution to help fashion companies succeed in the European market

The International Apparel Federation (IAF) is proud to announce the launch of a comprehensive export support solution called ‘Gateway to Europe’. This full service solution covers marketing and sales, logistics and fulfilment, customs and VAT, financial organization and compliance and regulations. Cross continental export of fashion is a complex operation. And only when knowledge of […]

Global Coalition Calls for Digital Labeling

Global Coalition Calls for Digital Labeling to Reduce Waste and Increase Consumer Access to Information The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA), the International Apparel Federation (IAF), and 128 additional organizations from all corners of the globe, today delivered a letter to supranational, national, and local authorities around the world to modernize domestic textile, garment, […]

Macao Fashion Illustration Contest Welcomes Entries from Portuguese-speaking Countries

“The 14th Macao Fashion Illustration Contest” organized by Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center (CPTTM) is now open for entries until July 20, 2023. The theme of contest is “Times in Macao‧The Macanese Charms”, which aiming to interact with fashion art lovers and have further understanding of Macao. In addition to the categories for Macao […]

Yeşim Kindergarten: Creating Value for 35 years

Yeşim Kindergarten, which has celebrated the 35th anniversary of its foundation with a well-attended fête, has graduated thousands of children and prepared them for the future since its establishment. The Yeşim Group, which is preparing to go beyond its 40th year in October, and Yeşim Kindergarten, which has witnessed most of that history and is […]

Australian Fashion and Clothing Industry Launches Roadmap to Circularity by 2030

Today, some of Australia’s major fashion and clothing brands have committed to be foundation members of a national stewardship scheme that aims to make Australian fashion and clothing truly circular, and significantly reduce the 200,000 tonnes of clothing that currently goes to Australian landfill each year. Launched by the Minister for Environment and Water, Tanya […]

Interloop – Approved Science Based Targets

Interloop Becomes Pakistan’s First Large-Scale Enterprise with Approved Science Based Targets Interloop Limited today announced Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) validation on the company’s greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets. This milestone is a major move for Interloop on its mission to lighten its impact as the company moves toward decarbonisation. This includes 51% reduction in […]