The Journal

Category: Sustainability

Who made your clothes - Fashion Revolution Week – 2023
Who made your clothes -  Fashion Revolution Week – 2023
Fashion Revolution Week – 2023

2023 marks the 10th anniversary of Fashion Revolution, a global activism movement born after the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory.

Category: Sustainability
Back pocket jeans - Nudie Jeans
Back pocket jeans - Nudie jeans
Corporate Fiber and Material Benchmark

Climate action starts at the source of the materials we choose. As the largest peer-to-peer comparison initiative in the fashion and textile industry, the @Textile Exchange #MaterialChangeIndex is driving a race to the top.

Category: Sustainability
Thinking outside the shop: Reinforcing the repairs with ACS
Thinking outside the shop: Reinforcing the repairs with ACS
Thinking outside the shop: Reinforcing the repairs with ACS

It was never rocket science, but just because a brilliant idea pops up, clinging to the spark is never a guarantee. Until it becomes a promise.

Category: Sustainability
STICA’s Progress report update — emissions for 2021

Swedish Textile Initiative for Climate Action has just released the most recent Progress Report with data for 2021. The report shares insights into how a majority of Swedish textile brands are progressing toward their climate targets.

Category: Sustainability
Climate action - Thumbnail wide - Nudie Jeans
The shift: reduced emissions and competitive edge for Armstrong Knitting Mills

Discussions surrounding the climate have been hot topics for a while. But since the overall temperatures are going in the same direction, all players in the textile industry — big and small —need to start acting. Because every one of us shares the responsibility to decrease our CO2 emissions.

Category: Sustainability
Climate result 2021: we're on the right path

In 2018, we aligned our climate targets with the scientific consensus and within the 1.5° c pathway. And now we’re beginning to see our actions take effect. Sure, we got challenges ahead of us, but we’re taking steps in the right direction.

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The importance of Biodiversity

We are proud partners in Mistra's new BioPath research program. Mistra is a Swedish foundation for strategic environmental research, and the program focuses on integrating consideration for biodiversity in the decision-making processes. Being a part of this is, of course, very exciting for us.

Category: Sustainability
We got no grades, but we're still top-ten!

The results are in, and once again, we did good! We placed top 10 among the brands assessed in Australia's largest survey on Ethical fashion.

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Living wages: utopia or future of purchasing practices?

Living wages are a hot topic within the fashion industry and have been for some years. Since 2020, we have been conducting a living wage pilot study with Mini Rodini, ARMEDANGELS, and Kings of Indigo, together with and at our shared supplier, Mergü, in Turkey.

Category: Sustainability