The view from WRAP

  • Fashion Revolution? How clothing is the new plastic

    By: Julie Hill, WRAP Chair Posted: 30 Apr 2019
    Even in a normal week, the gathering of very stylish people at the V&A under the banner of ‘Fashion Revolution’ might have attracted a good amount of attention. As it was, given the Extinction Rebellion protests and with Greta Thunberg visiting the UK, the subject of sustainable fashion had huge visibility and became part of the bigger conversation. The debate around our fashion consumption...
  • Another year over, but already looking forward to next season…

    By: Peter Maddox Posted: 23 Apr 2019
    As I settled down to watch the Man City vs Tottenham Champions League match the other night, where Tottenham started the match one-nil up on aggregate, I began to think about what it is like to start a match with an advantage. Certainly, in the year since I took the role of Director of WRAP UK, a new business unit within WRAP which brought together our government-focused and business-focused...