Timberland’s New Collection Is Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles
The line aims to deliver eco-friendly fashion to consumers, and provide employment in developing countries
Come next spring, Timberland consumers will be able to enjoy and show off a footwear and bag collection that is made from recycled plastic bottles.
Timberland partnered with Thread, a Pennsylvania-based manufacturer that uses only sustainable fabrics to create fashion. The commitment to eco-friendly fashion is to be applauded, but there’s something more behind this collaboration. To make this collection happen, Thread will be employing people from developing countries like Haiti and Honduras. Thread will also invest monetary funding, in-kind donations and even offering job training, healthcare services and educational opportunities to Haitians.
Now Track More Ideas
- Ralph Lauren Aims To Build Millennial Community With Polo App
- Amazon Fashion Offers London Shoppers Outpost Of Rotating Fashion Brands
- How Brands Like Outdoor Voices Are Using Social Media To Engage The Modern Luxury Consumer
- How Luxury Brands Like Fendi And Sephora Are Engaging Customers With Immersive Pop-Ups And Conventions