A one-day conference focused on processes, practices, and tangible solutions and ways a fashion business can lead in climate change, environmental sustainability, and ethical responsibility.
KenDor takes great pride in specializing in environmentally & socially responsible knit and woven textiles. We strive to ensure that our partner mills adhere to multiple global standards of environmental and social compliance, including the STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®. Tencel, rayon from bamboo, organic cotton, Modal, hemp, and recycled polyester are just a few of the many sustainable fibers we carry in our low minimum, in-stock program, and custom sourcing is available for your more specific needs.
Proudly Canadian. Serving the Global textile industry since 1953.
Male and female models of all sizes for fitting, showroom, and print. Asian, Athletic, Big & Tall, Contemporary, Curvy, Full Figured, Intimate, Junior, Junior Plus, Maternity, Misses, Petite, Petite Plus, Shoes, Swim, Tall, Urban. Additional categories and services upon request. TRUE provides professional models for many leading fashion houses worldwide. Modeling career guidance led by top models, fashion designers and technicians. New talent interviewed daily.
Sextet Fabrics specializes in fine gauge circular knits produced in the USA.
We make fabrics for Ready-To-Wear, Sportswear, Intimate Apparel, and Technical textile markets.
We are proud to say that our Viscose, Micro Modal and Tencel are all made from Lenzing Fiber and are considered 'Eco-friendly' due to its environmental friendliness of the chemical processing combined with its softness, drape, resistance to growth of bacteria which create odors, and other properties.
Join TEXWORLD for one of the largest sourcing events on the East Coast for apparel fabric buyers, product R&D specialists, designers, merchandisers and sourcing professionals. Texworld USA is an international business platform and can't-miss industry event that offers a wide product range covering the entire fabric spectrum – season to season attendees discover textiles of innovative structures, material mixes, and surprising color palettes.
8:30 - 9:00am
Sustainability and the Bottom Line at Eileen Fisher
Amy Hall of Eileen Fisher
10:50am - 11:05am
Sustainability and Textile Waste
Jessica Schreiber of Fabscrap
Ethical and Place-Based Manufacturing
Fatima Anwar of Sustainable and Ethical Sourcing
Dr. Gayathri Banavara of LIM College
Ruth DeGolia of Mercado Global
Dimitri Koumbis of Bishop Collective and LIM College
Suuchi Ramesh of Suuchi Inc.
Measuring Impacts of What We Make
Scott Miller of Sustainable Apparel Coalition
12:45pm - 1:30pm
AM session ends at 12:45pm
PM session begins at 1:30pm
Sustainability at Allbirds
Hana Kajimura of Allbirds
Sustainability and the Circular Economy
Allison Sommer of The Real Real
3:20pm - 4:10pm
5:15 - 5:45pm