J&J recalls 33,000 bottles of baby powder as FDA finds asbestos in sample

J&J shares fell more than 6% to close at $127.70 (98.7 pounds).The move marks the first time the company has recalled its iconic baby powder for possible…

Fashion brands ignore -endemic- abuse of Syrian refugees in Turkey

Child labour, pitiful pay and dangerous conditions are among the risks facing undocumented Syrian refugees working in Turkey’s garment industry, according to the Business and Human Rights…

Low-cost e-commerce rivals Shein and Temu shelve US court cases

Joint declarations were filed to courts in Chicago and Boston by lawyers representing the companies and their subsidiaries, requesting that two legal cases be dismissed “without prejudice”…

Los Angeles Apparel factory forced to shut down after reporting 300 Covid-19 cases

In March, the Los Angeles-based business began producing face masks, allowing it to be deemed an essential business and continue operating throughout L.A.’s ‘Safer at Home’ order. The…

LVMH acquisition of Belmond a positive sign for the luxury industry, analyst says

The business is a strong player in the hotel industry and owns Cipriani of Venice, the Splendido of Portofino and many other international luxury establishments, as well…

Kylie Jenner eyes up haircare

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office records show that the applications span a range of products, from shampoos and conditioners to hair masks, hair spray, oils, gels and…

Mango publishes global supplier list

Users can explore the name, addresses and number of employees for more than 800 factories in countries including China, Vietnam and Turkey. Mango said the initiative is…

Maybelline commits to carbon neutrality, 100% recycled plastic packaging by 2030

Dubbed ‘Conscious Together’, the program consists of several goals Maybelline aims to achieve by 2030 that touch packaging, recycling, production, as well as its formulas. In terms of…

LVMH establishes watch-making school

 The group, led by Bernard Arnault, has announced the creation of a watch-making school in partnership with TAG Heuer and Zenith, two of its watch brands, and…

LuisaViaRoma, Vestiaire Collective launch joint circular fashion project

“Promoting positive, innovative circularity projects is a further key step in LuisaViaRoma’s journey towards sustainability,” said Alessandra Rossi, CEO of LuisaViaRoma. “We are proud to collaborate with…