Fact Fashion: What Happens to the Clothes You Return?
“Fast fashion is like fast food. We consume it quickly, then we're hungry for more.” - Dana Thomas
“Most brands work hard to get clothes refurbished and back on sale.” - Mark Sumner
“Just because it's more expensive, doesn't mean it's more sustainable.” - Mark Sumner
“I'm an advocate of fast fashion - which might seem perverse, as a sustainability lecturer.” - Mark Sumner
“There is a whole generation of fashion brands that are strictly online.” – Dana Thomas
“Luxury brands will try and retain exclusivity by burning stock, by throwing stock away, ensuring nobody can use those returns.” – Mark Sumner
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Presented and produced by Jelena Sofronijevic. Music by Kenny Dickinson. Audio production by Jade Bailey. Lead Producer: Jacob Jarvis. Group Editor: Andrew Harrison. THE BUNKER is a Podmasters Production
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