Turkish denim manufacturing giant ISKO has opened a product development centre in London, saying it’s the first of its kind in the UK. The centre for "responsible production" is called the Creative Room London.
Denim washing using traditional methods requires large quantities of water and releases aniline, a substance that is toxic to aquatic life. The alternative presented by the two companies seeks to address these issues.
Denim production, we know, traditionally comes very low on the sustainability production scale, so Very Group is out to make an eco improvement to its own-brand denim partnering with Jeanolgia to do just that.
M&S is putting extra weight behind the sustainability credentials of its denim offer for the new season — a key move given that denim is one of its hero categories and it makes 10% of all jeans sold in Britain.
Jeanología founder José Vidal Royo has passed away at the age of 85, according to sources from the business he founded in 1994 with nephew, Enrique Silla. Jeanología offers eco-friendly, sustainable textiles solutions.
As the fashion industry struggles to come to terms with the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, antiviral technologies are fast becoming a trend that could become a valuable new revenue stream for brands and innovators.