The idea of transparency is to have an open and engaging environment within the company and the community to increase efficiency, performance and gain profit. Furthermore, promote employee involvement and innovation through creative processes and communication.
RFID is a radio frequency identification system: information collecting technology developed to optimise the flow of garments through the supply chain.
Made-By is an organisation with a mission to improve environmental and social conditions in the fashion industry and make common sustainability practice. MADE-BY launched 2004 in direct response to rising consumer concern in Europe over public and environmental issues in the fashion industry.
Ecotextile News magazine is the environmental magazine for the global textile and clothing supply chain and is published six times per annum as a magazine.
Burden shifting and the environment occurs when there is a transfer of environmental impacts from one point or business to another.
Bluesign is a system for sustainable textile production than from the beginning eliminates harmful substances of the manufacturing process and sets and controls standards for an environmentally friendly production.
The Higg index 1.0 is a suite of sustainable assessment tools developed by SAC organiSation released first time in 2012 and is primarily an indicator-based assessment tool for apparel and footwear products.
Fair Wear Foundation (FWF) is an independent non-profit membership organisation that works with factories and companies that produce and distribute of which the primary manufacturing process is sewing to improve labour conditions for their workers.