Building sustainability in sourcing and manufacture across the international textile industry

Category: The Environment

26th March 2021

Transformative textiles

Category: The Environment

Published in:¬†ASBCI Yearbook 2021 David Reay from the Northern Clothing & Textile Network reports on a research project to develop a new generation of living textiles for the built environment. “2020 has been a tough year for everyone, particularly our members in the North East. Against this backdrop, I wanted to highlight an interesting and […]

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31st January 2016

Fast Fashion V Environment

Category: The Environment

At the turn of the millennium I was an Englishman living in the US, working for an international corporation, manufacturing branded apparel. I soon learned the difference between our two cultures. Britain had high-end, mid-range and low-cost clothing in stores, which lined up with disposable income levels – wealthy, middle-of-the-road, lower income – and people […]

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