The textile sourcing event returns to New York this month, kicking off with Fashionsustain, a one-day conference addressing some of the most pressing sustainability issues currently facing the fashion industry.
London-based Koovs, the fast fashion e-tailer that targets the Indian market, has had plenty of challenges to deal with in the last few years, but its recent funding and trading boost have put it back on track.
The Spanish apparel giant is committed to a global transformation strategy aiming for full sustainability by 2025. By 2020, all of its stores will be eco-efficient and will completely eliminate the use of plastic bags.
92 of France's 'Tati' discount stores are to close, with 49 being taken over by sister brand Gifi; another approximately 30 being reviewed for integration with another brand of the group, and 13 shuttering entirely.