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Levi Strauss Co Company News

Sat, 05 Nov 2016 12:08:04 GMT

Those nasty chemicals in your blue jeans aren't easy to replace  -  The Keene Sentinel
Under pressure from consumers demanding safer alternatives to harmful chemicals, American companies including Levi Strauss & Co. are taking a more European approach. The European Union has banned or restricted more than 1,000 chemicals; in the ...
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 21:16:05 GMT

Levi's continues to clean up its supply chain, lead change  -  Glossy
In an ongoing effort to remove harmful chemicals from its supply chain, Levi Strauss & Co. announced yesterday that it will push its suppliers to avoid petroleum-based materials. The denim retailer is instead opting for materials made using natural ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:30:25 GMT

The benefits of worker well-being initiatives  -  CSR Asia
Twenty-five years ago, Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) was one of the first apparel companies to implement a code of conduct — the Terms of Engagement — to protect the basic needs and rights of workers in its supply chain as well as the environment.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:37:30 GMT

If you think CSR is too idealistic, you need to think again  -  Marketing Interactive
Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) takes a lifecycle approach to understand how we can reduce the environmental impact of our products. We are pioneering practices to reduce the use of energy, water, chemicals and other materials in the apparel industry.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:41:31 GMT

Levi's expands presence in Scotland at Hammerson's Silverburn centre  -  Retail Times
Hammerson announces that iconic denim brand, Levi's, will be launching this autumn, at Silverburn shopping centre, Glasgow. Founded in 1853, Levi Strauss & Co. is one of the world's largest apparel companies and a global leader in jeans with 500 stores ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:47:37 GMT

Flaunt your Style with Dockers  -  Oye! Times
For generations Levi Strauss & Co.'s brand Dockershas been dressing men to look good no matter what the occasion. If you have ever seen a man dressed in Dockers you would notice the style and confidence they exude. Ever since the brand launched in ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:56:23 GMT
Levi Strauss Expanding, Publicly Sharing Industry-Changing Worker Wellbeing Initiative  -  Sustainable Brands
Marking the 25th anniversary of its industry-changing supplier code of conduct, called Terms of Engagement, Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) announced a new commitment to expand the company's pioneering Worker Wellbeing initiative – both within and ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:30:27 GMT

Levi's 'Well-Being' Programs to Reach 300000 Workers By 2025  -  Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
Levi Strauss & Co. announced last week that it would aggressively expand its worker well-being initiatives. The expansion is set to reach factories across Levi's entire supply chain, as well as other brands within the global garment industry. According ...
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 16:37:28 GMT
Deckers Brands Appoints General Manager Of Teva  -  SGB Media (press release) (subscription) (blog)
Winkel brings over 20 years of experience from prominent brands, including Nike, Levi Strauss & Co., The Gap, Ann Taylor and Tommy Bahama across both retail and wholesale business. She most recently was the integrated marketplace director for Jordan, ...
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 09:57:01 GMT
A journey to Levi's hometown  -  Jakarta Post
Arriving in San Francisco, Alex met Levi's historian Tracey Panek, who revealed to Alex the origins of the pants produced by Levi Strauss & Co, which was founded in 1853 in the city. Panek said in the early years, Levi's jeans were the clothing for ...