H&M , the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, said on Tuesday it had temporarily closed 95 of its stores in the United States because of the violent protests following the death of George Floyd in police custody.
H&M is continuing to focus on its sustainability credentials with news that it’s launching a new collab swimwear collection and that it has topped a key ranking from the global non-profit Textile Exchange.
The scheme, from France's women's ready-to-wear federation, is backed by France’s industry development body Defi. Some 70 brands and retailers will receive grants and have priority access to 20 service providers.
The study will produce a report assessing NYFW’s current carbon footprint, tracking factors like event production, logistics, transportation and PR, and will present actionable priorities and opportunities for change.
The CFDA's biggest fundraiser will take place on June 8 in the Celeste Bartos Forum -- a dramatic, domed space within the library -- marking the first fashion awards to take place at the NYPL since 2008.