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What’s sustainable?

Impact of a sustainable and fair production Facing the risks of a global supply chain is challenging. In addition to possible negative effects on the environment, the textile industry is often related with the violation of human rights. In an Interview with Fairtrade Deutschland in January 2023, R.V. Puttaswamy from the Garment Labour Union India... Read more »

Outline OECD side session

Delivering on due diligence obligations and the role of fair supply chains On 15th February, we were invited by Fairtrade as panel speaker on the Outline OECD side session Delivering on due diligence obligations and the role of fair supply chains. Together with representatives of Armstrong Spinning Mills Pvt. Ltd., Purecotz Eco Lifestyles Pvt. Ltd.... Read more »

Capacity Building Program

BRANDS Fashion’s capacity building program on ‘Environment Management for Supply Chain’ A capacity building program for BRANDS Fashion, focusing on the ‘Environment Management for Brands’ Supply Chain’ organized by Reed Consultancy, Bangladesh, was held on 31 October 2022 at Six Seasons Hotel in the capital. 57 participants from 29 factories where 17 have wet processing... Read more »

DETOX for merchandising items

DETOX for merchandising items made for Greenpeace By winning the international NGO working to protect nature, climate and the environment as a new client, BRANDS Fashion is implementing the ‘Greenpeace Global Textile Procurement Standard’. We are delighted to welcome Greenpeace as a new customerMathias Diestelmann And with Greenpeace comes a new textile standard. In 2011,... Read more »

We have been awarded!

Fairtrade Award 2022 – BRANDS Fashion has been awarded in the Industry category On June 9, Mathias Diestelmann, Managing Partner and CEO, and Silke Rosebrock, Managing Director and CCO, accepted the award on behalf of our company at the ceremony that was held at the EUREF Campus in Berlin-Schöneberg, Germany. Anke Engelke, the moderator during... Read more »

Young Bafana

Grand opening soccer pitch Young Bafana is an NGO that has been dedicated to the holistic development of children and young people from poor backgrounds in South Africa through a comprehensive football and education program since 2010. In April 2022, after 12 years, their own arena was finally opened. It was a huge pleasure for... Read more »

Sustainability in cotton

Speaking at the State workshop on sustainability in cotton On April, 22nd Annekatrin Mohr, Sustainability Manager at BRANDS Fashion was invited to speak virtually at the State workshop on sustainability in cotton jointly organized by GIZ India and the Department of Agriculture of the Government of Gujarat, India. The workshop participants were partners of the... Read more »