Boohoo’s trading update on Tuesday showed that the pureplay e-tailer continued to prosper in Q1, even after UK physical stores reopened in April, although there were challenges in some markets and margins were squeezed.
The fashion sector's trend-setting status can help influence change in other industries, but fashion companies also need to ensure that eco and ethical thinking are front of mind for their own commercial health.
As the momentum builds for the inaugural Institute of Positive Fashion Forum, organiser The British Fashion Council has announced the strong line-up and schedule for the day-long event taking place digitally on 10 June.
From making algae-sequin dresses, dyeing clothes with bacteria to planting trackable pigments in cotton, an emerging tide of innovations offers the fashion industry a chance to clean up its woeful environmental record.
Innovation and sustainability are two of the linchpins of H&M's long-term strategy. In parallel with the drop of H&M’s Colour Story collection, FashionNetwork.com spoke with the Swedish group’s creative advisor.