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.


Last local news

Air Pollution

According to a report published today and conducted by Climate Action Network France, Greenpeace France and Unicef France Paris tops the list of Frenc... Air Pollution Read More


French and Riviera News Wednesday 11th December 2019

Transport in the region is today expected to be disrupted due to the ongoing strike. French and Riviera News Wednesday 11th December 2019 Read More


Evening Update Tuesday 10 December

Over 2,000 demonstrators took to the streets of Nice today to protest at pension reforms Evening Update Tuesday 10 December Read More


COP 25

The 25th Conference of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 25) is currently being held in Madrid until 13th December. ... COP 25 Read More


Siren testing in Cannes today

Authorities have warned residents in Cannes that tests are to be carried out today on a new siren. Siren testing in Cannes today Read More