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Why ‘eco-conscious’ fashion brands can continue to increase emissions
Exclusive: Nike and H&M are among firms whose environmental scores suggest progress. But how are these calculated?

Rachel Donald

09, Apr, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Indian supplier to UK fashion brands agrees to pay £3m in unpaid wages
Shahi Exports, which makes clothes for the UK high street, has agreed to pay staff minimum wage and arrears

Annie Kelly

11, Feb, 2022 @1:47 PM

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‘Worst fashion wage theft’: workers go hungry as Indian suppliers to top UK brands refuse to pay minimum wage
Shortfall of 16p a day leaves children living on just rice as suppliers to Nike, Zara and H&M in Karnataka underpay by estimated £41m

Annie Kelly

16, Dec, 2021 @7:15 AM

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Take your old trainers to Nike for recycling? Not in Brexit Britain…
Trainer drop-off scheme has been quietly shelved as haulage and tax costs soared after UK left the EU

Alex Mistlin

23, Oct, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Former runner Mary Cain sues Nike and Salazar for $20m over alleged abuse
Former middle-distance runner Mary Cain has filed a $20m lawsuit against disgraced coach Alberto Salazar and Nike alleging she suffered years of emotional abuse

Tom Lutz

12, Oct, 2021 @4:27 PM

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Nike gives head office staff a week off for mental health break
Sportswear and sneaker brand joins dating app Bumble in offering extra time off in Covid pandemic

Kalyeena Makortoff

31, Aug, 2021 @7:21 AM

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Adidas sells Reebok to US conglomerate after shareholder pressure
Sportswear brand sold at a huge loss after failing to take on rival Nike

Rupert Neate

12, Aug, 2021 @6:06 PM

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Putting limits on the swoosh mob hinders wider change for the better | Ben Ryan
At these tech-driven Tokyo Olympics, innovation is – as it has been for decades – a source of disquiet, but beating the odds is part of the Games’ mystique

Ben Ryan

23, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘Wage theft’ in Primark, Nike and H&M supply chain – report
No laws were broken but brands failed to ensure workers were paid properly during the pandemic, says Clean Clothes Campaign

Sarah Johnson

02, Jul, 2021 @3:47 PM

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Olympic hero Simone Biles jumping to Gap’s Athleta brand in blow to Nike
Four-time Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles has signed up with Gap Inc’s Athleta brand, ending an almost six-year deal with Nike Inc

Guardian sport and agencies

23, Apr, 2021 @6:56 PM

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Hail Satan shoes: why did the ‘Banksy of the internet’ put blood in 666 Nike Air Max?
The trainer manufacturer soon sued, but has that just increased the appeal of MSCHF’s ‘drops’?

Morwenna Ferrier Deputy fashion editor

16, Apr, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Lil Nas X Satan Shoes will be recalled as part of settlement with Nike
Nike sued MSCHF Product Studio for trademark infringement over the black-and-red, devil-themed sneakers

Guardian staff and agency

08, Apr, 2021 @10:45 PM

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