Are you obsessed with fashion? Constantly dreaming of traveling? Perhaps have a burning heart to save a turbulent world? Then THR3EFOLD might just be the perfect place to blend your skills with your passions and get on the ground floor of a start up out to change the fashion industry. We are looking for volunteers in the following areas.
Fashion is a 3 trillion dollar industry. In today’s digital world it has never been easier to start up a brand from your couch, however never has the market been this flooded either. So how do you compete in this noisy market? What story do you tell? What factory do you manufacture from? And how do you know when you’re ready to move production abroad? Here’s 3 key signs to crossing the pond.
By Cullen Schwartz, Cofounder of DoneGood
Americans spent $1 trillion during the holiday season last year. A trillion!
That’s enough to buy all the sports teams--twice. With even half of that trillion you can own every single one of the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, and MLS teams, and why the hell not, all of NASCAR too. Or with that trillion bucks you could pay for four years of college for every high school junior and senior in America. Or you could put a new Chevy Bolt under the tree of every resident of Texas.
So anyway, it’s a lot.
And in 2016, 60 percent of all online sales during Thanksgiving weekend went to just 10 giant retailers. None of them have a social mission.
These days, our industry is at a real crossroads and we are seeing big changes from big influential brands taking place that is shifting the course of our future for the better. If you too are worried about what impact your team is making, here are 5 ideas you can do to be a more sustainable office and get on board with the positive change.
By Madeline Bennett | College Correspondent
Holiday shopping as a college student can seem daunting. How are you supposed to buy people gifts when you have limited funds yourself? Much less find gifts with a positive social impact as well. Fortunately, you can find great gifts for your awesome tribe without breaking the bank AND while giving back. Share ethical holiday cheer and save your bank account by opting for these 25 gifts under $25.
Not all factories are created equal. And if your garment factory is only providing you simply with finished goods then you’re missing out on a big opportunity. In addition to providing superior product for your collection each season, here’s 7 surprising sustainability options you can get from an ethically certified factory.