FCG x Otto Group panel discussion – Interview with Sustainability Manager Lisa Franke

The challenges of a circular collection and the general idea of ​​sustainability in society and companies Interview with Lisa Franke, Sustainability Manager Otto Group

Sustainable investments: More than just green investments

Sustainable investments: returns with a positive impact on the environment and society - your guide to ethical investing

Sustainable smartphone revolution: iPhone 15 vs. Fairphone 5

Sustainable smartphone revolution: iPhone 15 vs. Fairphone 5

Amazon introduces “Informed Purchasing Decisions” label: A step against frequent returns?

Amazon introduces “Informed Purchase Decisions” label: a step against frequent returns

20 ideas for sustainable promotional products: The path to environmentally conscious branding

Practical and efficient: Sustainable promotional items and merchandising as an integral part of the modern marketing strategy

The hottest summer on record marks the beginning of climate breakdown

Record temperatures lead to climate collapse - The hottest summer is said to have alarming effects on us

UN Global Stocktake raises alarm over insufficient progress on climate protection

The window of opportunity is closing: UN stocktaking report calls for urgent action at the UN climate summit in Dubai

re.FASHION ACADEMY – the new educational platform of the Fashion Council Germany

A wide range of educational opportunities for designers and brands to successfully shape the future of the fashion industry

IAA MOBILITY 2023: From Motor Show to Global Mobility Summit

IAA MOBILITY 2023 Munich: Future of sustainable mobility and technology

E-bike pioneer VanMoof reports bankruptcy

E-bike manufacturer VanMoof has filed for bankruptcy and Lavoie, an e-scooter company, will take over the company.

Paris Bans E-Scooters – New Twist in Urban Mobility

Paris, once a pioneer in the use of rentable e-scooters, is now leading the way again, this time in banning e-scooters from the city.

Balance between purpose & profit: Challenge or future bearer?

Why purpose and profit are no longer opposites and how companies can reconcile them for long-term success

Controversy over new EU standards for sustainability reporting

EU Sustainability Reporting Standards Replacing Mandatory with Voluntary Disclosures – Progress or Regression?  

MycoWorks opens facility to scale innovative leather alternatives

September 2023: MycoWorks will commission the world's first facility for commercial scaling of mushroom leather

Green start-ups: Drivers for sustainability in business and society

Sustainable start-ups in Germany: The importance of green companies

These trends set new norms for successful ESG standards

A successful approach to ESG standards goes beyond mere compliance

Merging of reality and virtuality: advantages of the phygital mode

How the fashion industry is changing the boundaries between online and offline through innovative phygital concepts and creating value

Sustainable marketing: With enthusiasm for long-term success

Anti-greenwashing and sustainable marketing: Focus on authenticity and credibility

Bain x Altagamma decodes the rules of the luxury market in 2023

The luxury market continues to grow dynamically - Bain luxury study shows which new factors determine success and competitiveness

Fashion Transparency Index 2023 reminds & motivates for more transparency

The Fashion Transparency Index 2023 shows the urgency for change in fashion, but also for improvement - led by luxury brands

The future of manufacturing: Here are four key trends you should know about

Microsoft's prediction: Four trends are shaping the future of the manufacturing industry

Google Earth time-lapse shows effects of climate change in action

New Google Earths Timalapse feature shows effects of climate change

MIT Green Future Index 2023: Iceland leads, emerging markets catch up

Nodrics lead, major developed markets lag behind and emerging markets are catching up

NextGen initiates largest carbon removal deal to date

NextGen CDR Facility announces pre-purchase of nearly 200.000 tons of carbon credits to advance carbon capture technologies

Mylo production stop: Is scalability of innovation the Achilles' heel of the fashion industry?

Bolt Threads Pauses Production of Leading Leather Alternative Mylo – What It Means for Scaling Innovation in Fashion

Prada and IOC step up their commitment to protecting the oceans

Prada mobilizes new resources to partner with UNESCO's IOC to promote the Sea Beyond marine conservation education program

Global Fashion Summit 2023 turns ambition into action

Global Fashion Summit 2023 accelerates positive change in fashion through innovation and collaboration - collective, constructive & critical

Corporate climate protection: 10 examples of sustainable business practices

How climate protection and environmentally friendly strategies work in companies

Measures for more sustainability in the company

The current study situation shows that company concepts with sustainable measures are becoming an increasingly important prerequisite for competitiveness.

Key Trends in the EV Industry 2023: New impetus for sustainable mobility

From the acceptance of fully electric vehicles to the importance of fast charging and the electrification of logistics.

Aviation future: EU decides path to climate neutrality through alternative aviation fuels

Increasing share of sustainable aviation fuels to reduce emissions and create jobs

Carbon offsetting vs. carbon insetting: which approach is suitable for reducing emissions

Carbon offset and carbon insetting - advantages and disadvantages of the two approaches to reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Best Practice: Copenhagen Fashion Week Action Plan

In August, Scandinavia's most important fashion week shows the latest trends for 2024 and wants to be one thing above all: sustainable.

Initiative Zero100 promotes collective redesign of digital supply chains

The climate initiative has set itself the goal of radically reducing CO2 emissions in the supply chain through cross-industry digital solutions

The Pillars of Regenerative Leadership for Healthy Ecosystems

Climate change and natural disasters require a new way of acting and leading

Luxury Institute: 7 luxury myths destroying brand performance

 Fact or Myth? The Luxury Institute deciphers the most relevant luxury myths to empower brands for the future

Gucci Continues to Pursue its Sustainability Goals

Whether it's an innovative platform or a perfume based on pure alcohol: Gucci is once again setting a milestone on the way to a sustainable fashion and beauty industry

Global EV Outlook 2023: A fifth of all cars will be electric

Global EV Outlook 2023: A fifth of all cars will be electric

Radiant Matter and Stella McCartney debut botanical sequins

With BioSequins, the British designer and the material innovation start-up show recyclable sequins for the textile industry

What are the environmental impacts of artificial intelligence?

Artificial intelligence, climate change and possible solutions: A complex challenge

E-Fuels: The Debate About Opportunities and Challenges

E-Fuels: The debate about the opportunities and challenges of synthetic fuels

Successful start of the NASA mission to monitor global water masses

SWOT mission successfully launched: targeting global water masses to deepen understanding of climate change

Allbirds M0.0NSHOT is the first zero-emission shoe

The prototype Allbirds "MO.ONSHOT" will be presented for the first time in June at the Global Fashion Summit in Copenhagen and is scheduled to go on sale next year

Kering sets new sustainability target: 40% emission reduction by 2035

French luxury conglomerate Kering announces new target for greenhouse gas balance

Greenwashing ban – fashion industry reacts to the EU directive CSRD

The EU CSRD directive requires the fashion industry to use ESG indicators based on defined standards

Voices of a Re:Generation: Puma gives Generation Z a voice

Puma opens up new perspectives by including young environmentalists

Negative spiral: climate change affects gender equality

How climate change is affecting gender equality – and what can be done about it

Biochemicals - Sustainable material as an alternative to plastic packaging?

Plastic packaging has come under criticism, but how valuable are biological and organic alternatives from Biochemicals really?

Can AI help tackle climate change

What use AI has in the fight against climate change and what challenges still need to be overcome

Must-know: You should know these digital tools from the fashion world

These digital tools make the fashion business of the future more productive and attractive

Diversity and gender equality as effective incentives

UN Sustainable Development Goal 5 – Businesses fight for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls

Lenzing and Södra enable the first fashion collection made from recycled cellulose

Filippa K launches the world's first collection of circular cellulose fibers from the Lenzing Group and Söder

ESG Disclosure Rules: Regional Differences and Challenges

ESG regulations vary from country to country and are crucial for international companies

Will companies need a Head of Traceability in the future?

Ensuring traceability is crucial, but the work of the Head of Traceability is complex and requires deep operational know-how

Skills and responsibilities of successful Chief Sustainability Officers

Sustainability doesn't work in isolation - Successful CSOs are part of C-level management and need collaboration, authority and resources

D21 Digital Index: The challenges of the green transformation

The D21 Digital Index confirms the increasing interlocking of sustainability and digitization

Effective anti-greenwashing strategies strengthen credibility

Through dialogue and brand awareness, companies avoid greenwashing traps

Sustainability reporting - challenges for medium-sized companies

Which challenges and advantages sustainability reporting holds in store for medium-sized companies

European green bonds: investing free from greenwashing?

Uniform rules for green bonds promise less greenwashing and financing of a green economy

B Corp - The promising certificate for sustainable companies

The B Corp certification recognizes companies with exemplary socio-economic and environmental standards

Green Hushing - When companies hide their climate targets

How companies use green hushing as a protection mechanism against greenwashing and what the consequences are

First Metaverse Fashion Week raises questions and opportunities

The first Metaverse Fashion Week #MVFW23, managed by the open source platform Decentraland

The Way to Clean Energy: Measures to Promote Renewable Energy

Why the Clean Energy Transition is only possible through global action to accelerate the transition to renewable energy