29 Nov '11, 2pm

North Face's First CSR Report Reveals Green Goals, Early Progress

North Face's First CSR Report Reveals Green Goals, Early Progress

After working quietly to set sustainability goals and begin pursuing them, The North Face is now detailing its trek toward a greener supply chain and operations in the company's first corporate social responsibility report. The outdoor apparel and gear firm wants at least 65 percent of the fabric it uses to conform to the bluesign sustainability standard for textile production by 2015. The company says it is advancing steadily toward that goal: After two years of working with major suppliers to apply bluesign guidelines, 27 percent of the fabric used in The North Face products meets the standard. The figures are part of the progress charted in the CSR report for The North Face that is being published today. The company also is releasing a series of videos that highlight joint efforts with key suppliers. Here is the first video in the series: "We've taken the approach of go...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2011/11/29/north-faces-first...

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