YESS: YARN ETHICALLY & SUSTAINABLY SOURCED WEBINAR

YESS: YARN ETHICALLY & SUSTAINABLY SOURCED WEBINAR 1

Responsible Sourcing Network (RSN) has launched and is in the process of developing its new initiative YESS: Yarn Ethically & Sustainably Sourced. The goal of YESS is to drive forced labor and the worst forms of child labor (WFCL) out of cotton production. YESS will help train cotton yarn spinners on how best to implement […]

Outdoor Retailer

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Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show is the first time in nearly 30 years the outdoor and snow industries will be together, creating an unprecedented opportunity to reach influential buyers across all product segments. This is the place for brands to reach a larger, more diverse and valuable retail audience, as well as an enhanced media […]

PGA 2018 Merchandise Show

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Textile companies, with the roots of their businesses in the fields, forests, and deep in the ground, have an important role to play in the transition to a more resilient, regenerative and circular economy. Moving towards a preferred fiber and materials portfolio is part of that transition and is a significant way for textile companies […]

ISPO Munich

  Textile Exchange‘s Hanna Denes will be speaking about the RWS during the Guided Transparency Tour on Monday, January 29th at 11:00 AM as part of the GreenRoom Voice Showcase at ISPO in Munich. See event details below. If you are attending ISPO and would like to schedule an appointment with Hanna to discuss the RWS, please email ResponsibleWool@TextileExchange.org. Other […]

Webinar: Science-based Targets for the Apparel Sector

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  With the apparel and textile sector uniting around the SDGs at the 2017 Textile Sustainability Conference, science based targets could potentially play a critical role helping the industry transition to a low-carbon economy.  Setting Science-Based Targets (SBTs) are a powerful way for business to increase competitiveness and prepare for a carbon-constrained future. [x_button shape=”pill” […]

Responsible Wool Standard Australia/New Zealand Wool Grower & Broker Webinar

We encourage any wool growers and brokers in the region to attend and learn more about what is happening with the Responsible Wool Standard (RWS) and the new RWS Roundtable by joining us for an RWS Australia/New Zealand Wool Grower & Broker Webinar. Presenter: Stuart Adams, Textile Exchange Date: February 23, 2018 Time: 12:30 PM […]

GOTS REGIONAL ROUND TABLE IN CHARLESTON

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Making a Business Case for Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) Certification Learn how the worlds universally recognized textile standard can validate your organic claim. Attendees will include Textile Manufacturers, Brands, Certifiers and Scholars.The venue is the Hilton Garden Inn Mount Pleasant, Charleston, South Carolina February 27 2018 Kindly RSVP to Lori Wyman (Wyman@Global-standard.org)  at by […]

GOTS TRAINING FOR TEXTILE INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS

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One-Day GOTS Training for Textile Industry Professionals on developing an organic handling plan and preparing your facility for a GOTS inspection. Advanced Training will begin on February 28, with training on the GOTS standards. Inspectors interested in learning about the standards are welcome to take this as a stand-alone training day.  Those who are interested in […]

CONTINUED TRAINING COURSE FOR GOTS INSPECTORS

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A full range of non-fiber related advanced training topics will be offered on March 1 and 2. Participants can choose 1 or 2 days of this training. Topics will include opportunities for improvement for inspectors, based on the NOP witness audits, with NOP Lead Auditor Lars Crail, and from the Peer Evaluation Program. Bob Durst, […]

ICIS: PET Value Chain: Transitioning from Linear to Circular

Tackling the Challenges Associated with a Globalized Circular Economy 13 – 14 March 2018 // NH Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Amsterdam, The Netherlands LEARN MORE and use promo code PET17SPK for a 20% discount Has your PET or R-PET business been feeling the pinch? Have market conditions and competition had a negative effect on profits? With the circular economy […]

InterTextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics

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Visit Textile Exchange at the “All About Sustainability” zone at InterTextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition. Textile Exchange works closely with its members and leaders across the textile industry to increase the use of more sustainable fibers and the adoption of Textile Exchange’s standards and certification. Drop by our booth anytime to explore how […]

Greater Europe PET Resin Trade, Applications & Recycling

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  April 12th: Fabrikology International President and Textile Exchange Ambassador Karla Magruder will speak on Commitment from the Textiles and Global Brands to Increase Use of Recycled Polyester (rPET) by at Least 25 Percent by 2020. Learn more about the rPET Challenge here.  View Full Agenda Here

Made in Sri Lanka: Humanizing the Fashion Supply Chain

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Film premiere and panel discussion presented by Remake and California College of Arts (CCA) Fashion Design April 11th | 5-8pm PST Location: California College of the Arts | 1111 8th St. San Francisco, CA 94103 Join us for the premiere of Made in Sri Lanka, a film that takes CCA students on an investigative journey, coming face […]

RWS Brand Training – Part 1: Making Targets and Commitments

We are excited to invite you to participate in the RWS Brand Training Mini-Series, a 4-part webinar series on the Responsible Wool Standard (RWS) for brands and retailers where we will break apart the many essential elements of the standard and give a 45-minute in-depth look at each topic. You are welcome to attend all […]

MEMBER-ONLY WEBINAR: Manmade cellulosic fibers (MMC) e-Learning Series 1

Series 1 Feedstock of MMC: Part I will be held on Thursday April 19th at 7 am PsT/ 3 pm BST/ 4 pm CEST In this first part of the series, we aim to answer the following questions with the help of expert speakers from Canopy, Lenzing, Circle Economy, and others: Which virgin and recycled feedstocks […]

RWS Brand Training – Part 2: Labeling and Product Claims

We are excited to invite you to participate in the RWS Brand Training Mini-Series, a 4-part webinar series on the Responsible Wool Standard (RWS) for brands and retailers where we will break apart the many essential elements of the standard and give a 45-minute in-depth look at each topic. This session is at 10-10:45am US EST on […]