Dusseldorf, Germany, Milan, Italy - October 24, 2018
Fashion Retailer C&A has been recognized by Textile Exchange for their overall leadership in preferred fibers and materials strategy, textile supply chain management, material consumption, and consumer engagement. The 2018 Textile Exchange Preferred Fiber and Material Benchmark Annual Insights Report launched today, and awards C&A together with two other fashion brands a place in the prestigious ‘Leaders Circle’ of the multi-sector apparel industry.
Düsseldorf, Germany, 16 August 2018
C&A is the world's first retailer to offer jeans that are completely Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM at the Gold level. Designed in partnership with Fashion for Good, a global platform that aims to make all fashion good, the jeans were made with completely sustainable materials and were produced in compliance with the high Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM Gold level.
Dusseldorf, Germany – 21. June 2018 – Global fashion retailer C&A reports strong performance towards its 2020 sustainability goals. In its new ‘2017 Global Sustainability Report’, the company announces its achievements and commitments with focus on its products, its supply chain and employees.
• English-language European shop with consistent prices, single currency and standardised offer
• Range of e-commerce activities more than doubled from nine to 20 countries
• Platform opens new markets
On the occasion of International Women's Day, Alain Caparros, CEO C&A Europe, described C&A’s commitment to gender parity as a key principle of the company’s culture. “Gender parity and women's empowerment are extremely important to C&A. Women are the driving force behind the apparel industry and our brand: 80% of our employees are women, and approximately the same percentage is true of the workers in our supply chain and the customers who shop with us. The WEPs will guide us to further implement gender parity throughout our organisation and supply chain.”