Textile Exchange and New Zealand Merino sign MOU

The two organizations recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) detailing the alignment between the ZQ Accreditation program and the RWS.  As a result of this agreement, wool grown under the ZQ Accreditation program (ZQ Merino and ZQ Premium Wool) can now be sold as RWS certified. “This MOU is an important step in establishing [...]

By | 2017-04-21T13:44:29+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|

RWS Brand Training Event, November 30th, Milan

The next RWS brand training event will take place on November 30th, in Milan. This training seminar is designed to meet the needs of brands that want to understand how to work with the RWS.   Attendees will learn about the issues that the RWS addresses, get an understanding about the realities of farming and certification, [...]

By | 2016-10-18T14:14:55+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Events, Training, Uncategorized|

Brand and Supplier Commitment to Responsible Wool Standard Grows

Fifteen brands have made commitments to the Responsible Wool Standard, including H&M, Marks & Spencer, William-Sonoma, Inc., Patagonia, Eddie Bauer, REI, Eileen Fisher, Tchibo, Varner, Vaude, Coyuchi, Mountain Equipment Co-op, Deckers, Kathmandu, and Knowledge Cotton Apparel. “H&M commits to using RWS wool and we have a long term goal to only use RWS certified wool [...]

By | 2016-10-06T09:42:17+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|