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H&M Releases the Sustainability Report for 2015.

By   /  April 19, 2016  /  Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Stockholm, Sweden – The H&M Conscious Actions Sustainability Report 2015 has been published. The report shows a steady increase of sustainable sourced materials and great progress when it comes to the use of renewable electricity. Yet another highlight is the signing of the Global Framework Agreement with IndustriALL Global Union and IF Metall.

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WWF and H&M Lead the Way for More Sustainable Fashion.

By   /  April 5, 2016  /  Apparel & Fashion, Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Stockholm, Sweden – Today on World Water Day, conservation organization WWF and fashion retailer H&M are proud to announce a five year global partnership. The new agreement expands the successful partnership from 2013, focusing on water stewardship, to also include climate action and a strategic dialogue related

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A Modern Collection Full of Historic Charm, Made with More Sustainable Materials.

By   /  March 22, 2016  /  Apparel & Fashion  /  No Comments

Stockholm, Sweden – The 2016 Conscious Exclusive Collection effortlessly merges a sense of history with modernity. Launched to coincide with the opening of the exhibition Fashion Forward – 300 years of Fashion at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, to which it pays homage, the collection conveys an idea of painterly and sophisticated elegance.

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H&M to Buy More Garment Items from Bangladesh.

By   /  March 14, 2016  /  Apparel & Fashion  /  No Comments

Sweden / Bangladesh – Daily Star reports that Swedish retail giant H&M will increase the volume of work orders for garment items from Bangladesh although the company is looking for alternative destinations for sourcing, a senior official of the company said.“H&M has maintained good relations with Bangladesh over the last 30 years.

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H&M Named as One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies in 2016.

By   /  March 12, 2016  /  Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Stockholm, Sweden – The World’s Most Ethical Companies program honors companies that excel in three areas – promoting ethical business standards and practices internally, enabling managers and employees to make good choices, and shaping future industry standards by introducing tomorrow’s best practices.

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Industrial Relations: Launch of the Collaboration With ILO and SIDA in Ethiopia.

By   /  February 9, 2016  /  Apparel & Fashion, Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Sweden / Switzerland – H&M, International Labor Organization (ILO) and Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) have launched an industrial relations project aiming to improve the development of a socially sustainable textile and garment industry in Ethiopia.

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€1,000,000 to be Allocated Between Global Change Award Winners in Public Online Vote.

By   /  February 2, 2016  /  Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Stockholm, Sweden – The five winners of the first ever Global Change Award have been selected by the expert jury. The ideas range from creating new textile out of citrus juice by-products and an online marketplace for recycling of textile leftovers to using microbes to recycle waste polyester. Now, the global public is asked to […]

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H & M 100% Ethically Sourced Down.

By   /  January 21, 2016  /  Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Stockholm, Sweden – The Responsible Down Standard, RDS, certify the source of down, ensuring it does not come from animals that have been subject to any unnecessary harm, such as live-plucking or force-feeding. It also provides other strict requirements on several other animal welfare issues such as food, housing and outdoor access.

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H&M Signs Unique Agreement on Industrial Relations with IndustriAll.

By   /  January 11, 2016  /  Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Sweden / Switzerland – The parties have signed a unique Global Framework Agreement, GFA, aiming for an improved dialogue between the employer and the employee at the supplier factories where H&M is buying their products from. They all share the belief that collaboration and a well-functioning dialogue between the parties on the

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H&M Sales Development in 2015.

By   /  December 17, 2015  /  Apparel & Fashion  /  No Comments

Stockholm, Sweden – The H&M group’s sales including VAT increased by 4 percent in local currencies in November 2015 compared to the same month last year. Sales in November were negatively affected by the unseasonably mild weather in North America and in many of the H&M group’s large sales markets in Europe.

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