It is a pleasure to announce that Sigillum Knowledge Solutions has joined as a partner the Galician Confederation of Textile Industries, COINTEGA, a sector organization that since its foundation in 1988 has always promoted the improvement of the textile-fashion sector in Galicia. The fashion industry is one of the traditional sectors and at the…Details
Two recently published reports, Time for Change, How to use the crisis to make fashion sourcing more agile and sustainable by Mc Kinsey & Co and Rebuilding a More Sustainable Fashion Industry After COVID-19 promoted by the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, SAC, put the focus on the importance of sustainability in fashion in the post-COVID-19 era.…Details
We are delighted to announce that Sigillum Knowledge Solutions has joined the Beauty Cluster Barcelona, an organization made up of 200 companies in the cosmetic sector that works to enhance the growth and competitiveness of its value chain partners in the beauty sector. Sigillum Knowledge Solutions will contribute its knowledge on the regulatory framework…Details
ANALYSIS SIGILLUM: EU 2020 – Implementation of restrictions on phthalates and CMRs in fashion articles
DOWNLOAD ANALYSIS SIGILLUM (PDF) EU 2020: Implementation of restrictions on phthalates and CMRs in fashion articles In this year 2020, two important amendments will be applied in the European Union market regarding to the regulation commonly known as REACH (EC Regulation No 1907/2006). These modifications will have a great impact on the fashion industry. As…Details
Whether for environmental, health, religious or ethical reasons, the number of vegan consumers is growing. We mainly meet two types of vegan consumers: those who focus solely on their diet, abstaining from the use of foods with ingredients of animal origin; or those consumers who extend the vegan philosophy to other areas of their lives,…Details
The Personal Care Products Council (PCPC), an association that encompasses 90% of the cosmetic industry in the United States, has published its first sustainability report few months ago. According to the materiality assessment included on the document, the most important issue for cosmetic companies is to guarante the safety of the products they commercialize. However,…Details
Circularity, traceability and transparency in the textile industry. Sigillum Knowledge Solutions participated in the Sustainable Apparel and Textiles Conference.
Más información: https://www.innovationforum.co.uk/conferences/sustainable-apparel-and-textiles-conference Between April 27 and 29, the first virtual edition of the Sustainable Apparel and Textiles Conference was held, an international meeting in which sustainability experts gathered from some of the main fashion groups such as H&M, Zalando, Patagonia or VF Corporation, as well as some of the main raw material manufacturers such…Details
SIGILLUM ANALYSIS: How do fashion brands and retailers deal with the marketing of more sustainable items?
DOWNLOAD ANALYSIS (PDF) How do fashion brands and retailers deal with the marketing of more sustainable items? The fashion industry is associated with one of the longest and most complicated industrial chains in the manufacturing industry. Among other stages, it includes the production or harvesting of the raw fibers, spinning, weaving, the wet treatment stages…Details
Sigillum offers its experience and regulatory knowledge on protective equipment and hydroalcoholic solutions to face the Covid-19 crisis
The Covid-19 epidemic is causing many companies to rethink their business models, adapting their production to the new needs of the market. The high demand for personal protective equipment or antiseptic solutions, among other items, also requires new developments and support in the regulatory, with the aim of ensuring that the products that finally reach…Details
At a time when environmental protection is at the center of the interests of the fashion industry, a research article recently published in the scientific journal Environmental Science and Technology on the release of synthetic microfibers from textile articles, provides revealing data of the actual magnitude of the problem. The researchers analyzed several polyester garments,…Details