Dusseldorf, Germany, 12 December 2017 - C&A is strengthening its focus on operations. As of 15 January 2018, Frank Beeck will join the European board of the fashion house based in Dusseldorf as Chief Operating Officer (COO). "I'm delighted to have Frank on board - a proven expert in the textile retail industry, he knows how to combine pragmatism with strategic vision," said Alain Caparros, CEO of the company.
Dusseldorf, Germany, 30 November 2017 - Global fashion retailer C&A has saved about 133.8 billion litres water through sourcing more sustainable raw materials. This equals the annual freshwater consumption of more than 800,000 households as reported by the Textile Exchange Fibre Market Report.
Dusseldorf, Germany, Brussels, Belgium, 16 November 2017 – Fashion retailer C&A has been awarded the prestigious Stop Slavery Award by Thomson Reuters Foundation at its 5th annual edition of the Trust Conference in London.
Düsseldorf, Germany, 17 October 2017 - Mohamed Bouyaala will join C&A Germany on 1 January 2018. He will assume the position of Director of Country Germany at the start of the new financial year on 1 March 2018. Bouyaala succeeds Tjeerd van der Zee, who will focus on his position as Chief Financial Officer on the European Executive Board, working even more closely with C&A Europe's CEO, Alain Caparros
C&A again takes first place as the world’s largest user of certified organic cotton in Textile Exchange’s 2017 Preferred Fiber and Materials Market Report. In 2016, 33 percent of the cotton pieces sold by C&A were made of certified organic cotton.