Fair & Ethical
The UK is the largest Fair Trade market in Europe (€ 1.34 billion in 2010), while the Czech Republic is the fastest growing. Despite the recession, Fair trade sales goes from strenght to strenght, and Ethical Fasion is slowly growing up. Buyers of mainstream brands recognise its importance. In the coming years, designers, producers and all other stakeholders in the clothing and textile value chain will have to work hard to overcome the 'Ethical fashion is equal to poor design' image. Read more
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