A long road strewn with potential political pitfalls lies ahead for countries seeking to end a race to the bottom on international corporate tax, even though many have agreed to overhaul the way multinationals are taxed.
Animal rights group PETA claimed a victory on Tuesday as it said labels in the portfolio of Spain’s Puig have confirmed they’ll stop selling items made out of the skins of snakes, crocodiles, and other ‘exotic’ animals.
Companies around the world must boost sustainability efforts, not just for the planet, but also for their bottom line as consumers globally believe businesses are responsible for a whole host of sustainability issues.
A digital levy to be proposed by the European Commission in the coming weeks to fund its recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic will apply to hundreds of companies, the majority European, its executive vice-president said.
Honing in on clothing’s plastic content, fashion experts have joined forces with 40 health counterparts and cross-party politicians in calling for UK clothes to be labelled on how much plastic they contain.
French magistrates have opened an inquiry into allegations four fashion groups including Uniqlo and the owner of Zara profited from forced labour of the Uyghur minority in China, a judicial source said Thursday.
The Neiman Marcus Group (NMG) is the latest retailer to announce its commitment to go fur-free by early 2023, with plans to close all its existing fur salons and convert them to spaces for “modern luxury experiences”.