Fashion Industry in France

Fashion Industry – It’s been announced that France is to lead the way in an effort to advance sustainability in the fashion industry. French president Emmanuel Macron has appointed the CEO of luxury fashion Kering SA, responsible for Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Lauren and others, to unite brands from around the world to reach their sustainability targets.

Francois-Henri Pinault, will now be responsible for reducing the substantial carbon footprint of his fashion houses in France. But Pinault is not stopping there, he has also stated that he wants brands from all over the globe to commit to progressing on issues such as ocean health, biodiversity and climate change.

 

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Evening Update Tuesday 18 February 2020

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18/02/2020

Coronavirus

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18/02/2020

Polish mayor deplores decision from sister town in France

A Polish mayor has deplored the decision by a sister town in France to suspend 25-year official ties with her town because it declared itself an area ... Polish mayor deplores decision from sister town in France Read More

18/02/2020

Nice Carnival

This evening as part of the Nice Carnival which is currently on, an illuminated float with be part of the parade. Visitors can experience the world-fa... Nice Carnival Read More

18/02/2020

Two people die in house fire

Two elderly people died in a house fire this morning in Marseille. The fire broke out shortly after 9am in one of the bedrooms. ... Two people die in house fire Read More

18/02/2020