For the Kering Award 2017, we are excited to announce that we are working with Stella McCartney for the third year. We are also delighted to announce the Gucci have confirmed as the second partner brand.
Gucci aims to meet the needs of today’s business without jeopardizing the ability of future generations to meet their own needs, in accordance with the goal stated by the World Commission on Environment and Development. Gucci is already bringing this vision alive through innovative eco-friendly products and a strong inclusive corporate culture. Gucci is working to strengthen its current commitment to be a progressive leader. This pathway involves the enhancement of key issues such as respect for human rights and employees, the environment and biodiversity, respect for stakeholders and the involvement of suppliers.
Gucci believes that the commitment to fighting against climate change is not only essential for safeguarding the planet, but is also essential to ensuring competitiveness. We have implemented a worldwide, eco-friendly programme designed to progressively reduce the company’s impact on the environment.
Stella McCartney are a vegetarian company committed to operating a responsible and modern business. What this means:
We understand that it is our responsibility to do what we can to become a more sustainable company. We are responsible for the resources that we use and the impact that we have. We take responsibility for operating a business and maintaining a supply chain the respects the planet as well as the people and animals on it.
We think that being modern means considering the future, not just the future of design, but also the future of the planet. We are dedicated to helping change people’s perception of eco fashion. We think that sustainability can take the form of beautiful and modern clothing and accessories.
A Vegetarian Company
We are the world’s first and only vegetarian luxury brand. We do not think that any animal should give their life for the sake of fashion. We do not use and have never used leather, skins, feathers or fur in any of our products, collaborations or licensed products. This is a decision that we stand behind both ethically and environmentally.