Sarah Kent is Chief Sustainability Correspondent at The Business of Fashion (BoF). She is based in London and drives BoF's coverage of critical environmental and labour issues. She created and launched industry benchmark the BoF Sustainability Index. Previously, Sarah covered oil companies and energy markets at The Wall Street Journal. She has a Bachelors in History from the University of Oxford.
Fashion Recycling Platform SuperCircle Raises $7 MillionThe reverse logistics business, whose clients include Reformation and Uniqlo, sits in an emerging space in the market, as more brands look to ensure the clothes they sell can be recycled at the end of their life.
The Zara-owner will buy 2,000 tonnes of fibre made using raw materials from Renewcell, sending a signal of support after a weak sales update sent the Swedish recycler’s share price plunging this month.