Why Footwear Trails Apparel When it Comes to Sustainable Supply Chains

Sourcing Journal - Though apparel has made greater strides of late toward advancing supply chain sustainability, footwear has been a step behind, and Change Your Shoes is working to point out the sector’s flaws and suggest better practices for a more ethical industry.

In a new report, “How to Do Better: an exploration of better practices within the footwear industry,” the coalition of organizations funded by the European Commission with the collective goal of improving conditions in footwear supply chains, said structural problems and “inherently poor practices” have plagued the shoe sector and that the industry needs to take “urgent action” to improve working conditions and sustainability in footwear supply chains.

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