How Sustainable Is Your Wardrobe?

With the launch of Gucci Equilibrium – an online platform “designed to connect people, planet and purpose” – in the same week as both World Environment Day and World Oceans Day, the brand picked the perfect moment to start a fresh conversation about the impact of the clothing industry. Cynics might call out such efforts…

The Prestigious Professional Clothing Awards: Man and Woman of the Year 2018

The Professional Clothing Awards bring together the who’s who of the Professional Clothing Industry, celebrating its very latest innovations and achievements. The event is a key networking event bringing together designers, buyers, suppliers, procurement managers, industry figures, key press and media in order to recognise and celebrate the latest achievements in the industry. Man and…

Nike appoint chief sustainability officer

NIKE, Inc. Names New Chief Sustainability Officer

Noel Kinder is a 19-year Nike veteran, and was most recently VP, Sustainable Manufacturing and Sourcing. Prior to this role, he was General Manager, Nike Vietnam, LLC where he had responsibility for all manufacturing operations. He has held a wide range of leadership positions in the Company’s footwear and apparel divisions, as well as roles…

Talent Shoe 2018: The final Award ceremony

Over 60 young students of footwear design and manufacturing from schools in Europe gathered at Confindustria Moda in Milan for the Talent Shoe 2018, the award ceremony of the European design contest organised under an EU Social Dialogue project 8 proud finalist teams of the European footwear design competition Shake the future of the footwear…

The Prestigious Professional Clothing Awards 2018: Thank You to Our Portuguese Partners

Once more, the prestigious Professional Clothing Awards welcomed our Portuguese partners, whose sponsorship and efforts were crucial to our success. Portugal was part of the Professional Clothing Awards, the annual event celebrating the latest innovations and successes in the apparel and footwear industry, which was sponsored for the second consecutive year by ANIVEC, APICCAPS and…