Dusseldorf, 25 March 2020 – The launch of the first recycled swimwear collection emphasises C&A’s vision to establish sustainability as the new normal. By making a commitment to use more recycled materials throughout different product segments, the fashion retailer is positioning itself once again as one of the leaders in sustainability. The women’s styles are made with recycled nylon, while part of the men’s collection is made with recycled polyester fabricated from plastic bottles. The swimwear collection will be highlighted with the #WearTheChange tag, C&A’s label for more sustainable products and initiatives.
Dusseldorf, 24 March 2020 – C&A has announced it is donating 240,000 protective face masks to several hospitals across Europe to help stem the spread of the coronavirus and prevention of COVID-19.
Dusseldorf, 21 March 2020 – Fashion retailer C&A is offering free home delivery in its European markets for all items purchased via its online shop at www.c-a.com. The measure aims to support C&A customers who are forced to stay home due to the COVID-19 pandemic to shop online.
Dusseldorf, 14 February 2020 – C&A is phasing out the sale of single-use plastic bags in all of its more than 1,400 stores across 18 countries in Europe. As of March 2020, the fashion retailer will introduce the durable ‘bag-for-life’, made of 80% recycled PET which will withstand many shopping trips. When worn out, it can be returned to any C&A store and exchanged for a new one free of charge.
Dusseldorf / Berlin, 31 January 2020 – In keeping with C&A’s pioneering spirit and commitment to driving innovation in circular fashion and sustainability, the fashion retailer is proud to announce another world’s first with ‘Beluga Denim’ – the first fabric ever to be awarded Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Platinum. Beluga Denim is currently the only fabric certified at this level worldwide by the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute. The fabric will be introduced at the world’s leading Cradle to Cradle event today, the C2C Congress 2020 in Berlin.