Nobody could accuse Sir Paul Smith of slowing down, even in the year he celebrates his 50th anniversary: he has still managed to produce a series of men’s and women’s collections, and has just opened his own foundation.
The new partnership will encourage Very.co.uk customers to reduce their clothes waste by donating their unwanted items. “We recognise the responsibility we have for the products we sell," said the brand.
UK retailers are urging strong government action as they deal with the Leicester garment factory scandal. The main company in the spotlight, Boohoo Group, and others are calling for a factory licensing system.