Growing consumer demand for sustainable products has shifted brand awareness to include social and environmental to the bottom line of a business. We are so pleased to share a clothing line that supports the U.S. apparel manufacturing sector and reduces apparel waste sent to landfill – they organized the Nations Largest Collegiate Clothing Drive. ” SustainU is a clothing company focused on changing the way clothes are made to improve the environment, reinvigorate America’s manufacturing sector, and educate the world about how clothing can positively impact people’s lives.”
Chris Yura, Founder and CEO of SustainU was kind to answer a few of our questions, as he prepares for the 2012 Sustainable Brands Conference in San Diego on June 4-7. “The Sustainable Brands Conference is where sustainability, brand and innovation leaders from around the world gather to learn, share and take action together to shape the future.” A wide range of brands and consumer industries (and over 150 speakers) will come together to explore market drivers and strategies for developing brand value for sustainability.
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