The Renewal Workshop partners with brands to reduce waste and restore value by renewing unsellable inventory. they are experts in creating and executing circular systems, and employ a zero waste process for making renewed products.
for each item renewed, The Renewal Workshop uses a sophisticated value system called The Renewal Sensibility to measure the positive environmental impact of their work. read more on our partnership here.
Projecthrive is a women's empowerment initiative in New Dehli that employs at-risk women and trains them in sewing, cutting, quality control, and packing. Through brand partnerships and special projects, Project Thrive provides women with stable jobs, fair wages, benefits and healthcare, and flexible hours. Their goal is to empower these women to have a say in their own lives, both at work and at home.
FABSCRAP is a 501(c)3 charitable organization working to divert textile waste from lanfills.
by partnering with fabscrap we've saved 194lbs of textile waste from landfills so far, instead these small scraps are shredded to create insulation, carpet padding, furniture lining, moving blankets, etc. Whenever possible FABSCRAP will utilize fiber-to-fiber technologies.
15% pledge is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization calling on multi-brand retailers and corporations to dedicate 15% of their total purchasing power to supporting Black-owned businesses. we are taking the 15 Percent Pledge to create and support economic empowerment for Black-owned businesses, artists and communities. read about our progress here.
we recently joined praNa’s Responsible Packaging Movement, and their mission towards removing plastic packaging and virgin-forest-fiber packaging, and to join other brands in paving the path forward for the fashion and ecommerce industries. learn more about our packaging here.
Nest is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) building a new handworker economy to increase global workforce inclusivity, improve women’s wellbeing beyond factories, and preserve important cultural traditions around the world.
the Nest Seal is a symbol of assurance letting consumers know that the items they shop have been ethically handcrafted in a home or small workshop.
other partnerships in the works!
We are actively in the process of having our manufacturing Fair Trade Certified, a global movement made up of a diverse network of producers, companies, consumers, advocates, and organizations putting people and planet first.
Fair Trade Certified works closely on the ground with producers to certify transactions between companies and suppliers to ensure that the people making Fair Trade Certified goods work in safe conditions, protect the environment, build sustainable livelihoods, and earn additional money to empower and uplift their communities.
We are working toward becoming B Corp Certified. Certified B Corporations are businesses that meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose. B Corps are accelerating a global culture shift to redefine success in business and build a more inclusive and sustainable economy.
RePack is a reusable and returnable delivery packaging designed with reuse in mind. Their reusable packaging is made from recycled material and designed for at least 40 use cycles.
Every returned RePack reduces trash and removes the need to manufacture a new single-use plastic bag or a cardboard box. It's a super simple solution to reduce trash and CO2 emissions.