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Sourcing Journal Radio is thought leadership brought to life. Each podcast episode provides apparel industry executives with a platform from which to showcase their personalities and share their perspectives on a range of engaging topics, enabling listeners to consider new points of view and plot their next steps.

Sourcing Journal Radio is thought leadership brought to life. Each podcast episode provides apparel industry executives with a platform from which to showcase their personalities and share their perspectives on a range of engaging topics, enabling listeners to consider new points of view and plot their next steps.

Location:

United States

Description:

Sourcing Journal Radio is thought leadership brought to life. Each podcast episode provides apparel industry executives with a platform from which to showcase their personalities and share their perspectives on a range of engaging topics, enabling listeners to consider new points of view and plot their next steps.

Language:

English


Episodes

Rivet 50 Radio: Robert McMillan

3/12/2021
Robert McMillan of Dearborn Denim discusses the appeal of Made in America denim, and how it makes for a more sustainable product. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:36

Rivet 50 Radio: Han Ates

3/12/2021
Blackhorse Lane Ateliers founder Han Ates discussed the ways in which his brand is practicing social sustainability and creating a London aesthetic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:18:04

Rivet 50 Radio: Tony Tonnaer

3/12/2021
Kings of Indigo’s Tony Tonnaer discusses how his sustainable foundation helped him navigate the pandemic, and what he has in store for 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:12:01

Rivet 50 Radio: Enrique Silla

3/12/2021
Jeanologia’s CEO Enrique Silla discusses the company’s contributions during Covid-19 and what it learned from the pandemic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:20:52

Rivet 50 Radio: Alberto de Conti

3/12/2021
Rudolf Group’s Alberto de Conti discussed Hub 1922’s latest innovations launched during Covid-19 that will have a lasting impact on the denim industry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:19:14

Rivet 50 Radio: Maurice Malone

3/12/2021
Maurice Malone of Williamsburg Garment Company talks about the state of diversity in denim and the benefits of DTC beyond a pandemic. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:07

Sustaining Voices Podcast: What is the Fashion Industry Getting Wrong About Transparency and Traceability?

10/27/2020
The fashion supply chain is infamously opaque, but brands and retailers are increasingly heeding calls for greater transparency and traceability that gets to the heart of their social and environmental impact. The shift can’t come soon enough. According to a 2019 survey by Ipsos MORI, four in five Americans want fashion brands to provide more information about their environmental commitments and the measures they are taking to curtail pollution in their supply chains. Roughly three quarters...

Duration:00:30:02

Sustaining Voices Podcast: Is "Carbon Neutrality" in Fashion Green or Greenwashing?

9/14/2020
Carbon neutral. Climate positive. Carbon negative. Net zero. Today, it's no longer enough for an environmentally conscious brand or retailer to simply be "sustainable." And no wonder: The fashion industry is responsible for anywhere between 4 percent to 10 percent of the world’s carbon emissions, depending on the source—too much, no matter how you look at it. But what do these terms mean, exactly? What is this "hierarchy of mitigation" companies like Gucci are talking about? And are...

Duration:00:21:03

Sustaining Voices Podcast: What Should a Post-Pandemic Supply Chain Look LIke?

7/27/2020
The COVID-19 crisis has resulted in a period of unprecedented upheaval for the retail industry, which has fielded a battery of hits due to shuttered storefronts, retreated foot traffic, shrinking discretionary incomes and mounting economic uncertainty. Brands and retailers have to contend with collapsing revenues, rent payments and mountains of unsold merchandise. Does something need to change? In this episode of the Sustaining Voices podcast, Sourcing Journal reporter Jasmin Malik Chua...

Duration:00:30:39

Biosynthetics vs. Natural Fibers: What Makes a Sustainable Material Sustainable?

7/22/2020
Sustainable sourcing begins with raw materials. Experts agree that a “sustainable materials mix” should be a priority for the fashion industry because they can reduce its reliance on fossil fuels, pare back water and carbon footprints and pose less of a burden at the end of their lives. But what makes a material sustainable? And should we look to the past or the future for answers? In this episode, Sourcing Journal reporter Jasmin Malik Chua speaks with Rebecca Burgess, executive director,...

Duration:00:36:21

Rivet 50 Radio: Adriana Galijasevic

7/5/2020
G-Star RAW's denim and sustainability expert, Adriana Galijasevic, has a wealth of knowledge she wants to share with the industry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:30

The Pandemic Demands 'Immediate and Bold' Action

6/30/2020
While the ultimate impact of COVID-19 won’t be known for years, apparel has already begun to assess the damage, as businesses across the value chain chart a course through the pandemic. From a rocky start filled with cancelled orders and fractured relationships, the industry is now looking ahead to the initiatives, technologies and culture shifts that could finally transform it. In this episode of Sourcing Journal Radio, Steve Hoffman, partner at McKinsey, discusses the results of an...

Duration:00:19:57

Sustaining Voices Podcast: Biosynthetics vs. Natural Fibers: What Makes a Sustainable Material Sustainable?

6/11/2020
Are biosynthetic materials made from engineered yeast or pineapple skins hype or hope for the fashion industry?

Duration:00:36:46

Rivet 50 Radio: Roian Atwood

6/1/2020
Kontoor Brands senior director of global sustainable business Roian Atwood is somewhat of a wonk for denim sustainability. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:23:31

Rivet 50 Radio: Sarah Ahmed

6/1/2020
Warp + Weft founder Sarah Ahmed talks inclusivity and building a direct-to-consumer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:33:34

Rivet 50 Radio: James Bartle

5/19/2020
Outland Denim founder James Bartle dishes about his decision to dabble in crowdfunding. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:39

Rivet 50 Radio: Jason Denham

5/19/2020
Jason Denham, founder of Denham, talks quality, premium jeans and preparing for pandemics. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:27:15

Sustaining Voices Podcast: Trimming Back Fashion's Waste Problem

5/12/2020
Fashion needs to rethink its take-make-dispose model. With the COVID-19-stalled supply chains exacerbating the millions of tons of of textile waste produced every year, keeping clothing out of the landfill has become more vital than ever. In the this episode of the Sustaining Voices podcast, Sourcing Journal reporter Jasmin Malik Chua speaks with Gwen Cunningham, lead of the Circle Textiles program at Circle Economy, andJonas Eder-Hansen, public affairs director at Global Fashion Agenda,...

Duration:00:42:05

CPOs on Creating Sustainable Sourcing at Scale

3/26/2020
Sustainability has moved from the sidelines to the center of the conversation but even so, the apparel industry is facing so many headwinds, it’s fair to wonder how and if the C-suite can and will prioritize true change in this area. In this episode, Karl-Hendrik Magnus and Sara Kappelmark, apparel industry experts from McKinsey & Company, discuss the McKinsey Apparel CPO Survey, which revealed purchasing officers’ plans for creating sustainable sourcing at scale. Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:22:59

Developing a Sustainable Mindset

12/20/2019
Talking about the state of today’s apparel industry without focusing on sustainability is impossible. After years of poor, inefficient practices, marked by the rise of fast fashion, the industry is now struggling with nearly every aspect of sustainability—how to make less, what to consider while making it, what to do with it at the end of its life, and how to even define what sustainability should look like. And although we’re seeing more technologies that promise to improve things,...

Duration:00:14:33