• Trend Forecaster Li Edelkoort Calls for Minimum Apparel Prices in the EU

    1 month ago - By WWD

    WEARING THE MINIMUM: Trend forecaster Li Edelkoort has called on the European Union to set minimum prices for apparel. In the latest edition of Zeit Wissen, the bimonthly science magazine from German weekly Die Zeit, which hits the newsstands Tuesday, Edelkoort argues the EU has already done the same for agricultural products “so why not for bikinis and T-shirts as well?” Only together can consumers and the government overcome abuses in the fashion industry, she suggests. Given the many stages of production and poor working conditions involved, she notes it's preposterous that a sandwich...
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