Sustainability may actually be the new black. And if you’re an apparel brand without a sustainability pledge, you may soon find yourself out of the “in” crowd.Read more
Cotton prices fell in September, about 5.7% lower than at the end of August, according to data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.Read more
Cotton hasn’t been first to mind when it comes to performance apparel, but brands are tapping the natural fiber for their in-demand activewear, and the gap between what cotton can do and what synthetics can do may be shrinking.Read more
Cotton is back in Haiti after a 30-year absence, having once been the country's fourth largest agricultural export.
Primark is making sustainable cotton a permanent fixture in its stores.Read more
A new environmental initiative could create a more sustainable future for cotton.Read more
Hoping to quell misconceptions about organic cotton and its differences from the conventional kind, Textile Exchange released a Quick Guide to Organic Cotton. The fact sheet, out Friday, points to organic cotton as a preferred fiber, or one that is ecologically and socially progressive, and outlines exactly why.Read More Read more