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“Timeless by design” : Ralph Lauren’s CPO on brand’s sustainability journey

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – JUNE 07: Halide Alagoz speaks during the Global. Alliances and Circularity : How Close Are We? panel talk during Day One of the Global Fashion Summit: Copenhagen Edition 2022 at Royal Opera House on June 07, 2022 in Copenhagen, Denmark. (Photo by Lars Ronbog/Getty Images for Copenhagen Fashion Summit)
When it comes to circularity in fashion, it is probably the most impactful purpose led initiative that the industry can do, by extending the life of an item through repairing, reusing and recycling. The unveiling of the digital ID last year, which is a global identification system for apparel products in the circular economy that enables resellers and recyclers to access, identify and share essential product and material information, was also a step in the right direction towards industry-wide c