Esprit signs Agreement on Sustainable Garments and Textiles

Esprit has signed the Dutch Agreement on Sustainable Garments and Textiles. Esprit is an international fashion brand with a presence in 40 countries. In the Netherlands Esprit has about 50 stores.

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German-Dutch collaboration

Esprit is the first fashion brand to participate through an ‘associated membership’ between the Dutch and German initiatives for a sustainable supply chain. This collaboration between the Dutch and German initiative was announced last January. By signing the Dutch agreement, Esprit shows this collaboration on international level works.

Agreement

A broad coalition of businesses, government, unions and ngo’s signed an agreement on international responsible business conduct in the garment and textile sector. The aim is to improve working conditions, prevent pollution, and promote animal welfare in production countries.