Düsseldorf, February 22, 2016. The India Organic, FairCert Certification Services and the Department of Farmer Welfare and Agriculture Development for Madhya Pradesh awarded C&A as ‘Best Brand’ for using organic cotton within the textile manufacturing sector. The inaugural awards celebrate excellence within the organic industry in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, C&A’s largest source of organic cotton in India.
Düsseldorf, February 11, 2016. While progress has been made in promoting organic cotton production in the last twelve years, C&A Europe’s commitment continues to advance. As part of the Cotton Action Research Collaboratory (ARC), C&A is supporting a joint project centered on the natural capital dependencies of cotton production run by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL). This cooperation is already delivering tangible results in the form of the report “Threading natural capital into cotton: Doing business with nature” and a related online tool “The Cotton Tool”, which were published today.
November 26, 2015 – This holiday season, C&A is once again encouraging its customers to support mothers and children affected by humanitarian crises. From end of November throughout the Christmas season, a range of attractive holiday set of cards will be sold for 50 cents each at European C&A stores and the online shop. For each sold set, C&A Foundation will donate 50 cents to “Save the Children”. Money raised will help provide refugee families with basic necessities, such as food and toiletries, as well as legal advice and assistance.
Shanghai, Vancouver, London, Stockholm, November 23rd, 2015: Today, CanopyStyle, the
global campaign with the fashion industry to protect endangered forests, gained new influential champions. Trend-setting titan Topshop and their parent company Arcadia, C&A China and Lindex joined international environmental not-for-profit Canopy and other leading apparel companies and designers in their efforts to stop the world’s forests from falling victim to this season’s latest fashions.
Mothers are the biggest inspiration in our lives, followed by grandmothers and sisters. That’s according to some 23,600 C&A employees worldwide who shared stories about the women who have inspired them the most.