H&M, Lululemon back $250 million Fashion Climate Fund to decarbonize supply chain

H&M, Lululemon back $250 million Fashion Climate Fund to decarbonize supply chain

H&M Foundation, the Schmidt Family Foundation also backers Fund aims to unlock $2 billion as solutions are scaled up LONDON, June 8 (Reuters) – Lululemon Athletica Inc (LULU.O) and H&M Group (HMb.ST) are among backers of a $250 million fund aiming to speed up efforts to cut carbon emissions in the fashion industry’s supply chain, … Read more

Fashion industry risks falling short of green goals, Business of Fashion report says

Fashion industry risks falling short of green goals, Business of Fashion report says

People stand next to the window of a fashion boutique in a shopping district in Tokyo, Japan, May 30, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, May 31 (Reuters) – Despite incremental improvement from some sector leaders, the fashion industry’s 30 largest listed companies risk falling short of … Read more

H&M-backed project pilots CO2-capturing aprons at Stockholm restaurant

H&M-backed project pilots CO2-capturing aprons at Stockholm restaurant

STOCKHOLM, May 20 (Reuters) – A Stockholm restaurant crew is wearing cotton aprons that capture greenhouse gas from the air, in a pilot of a technique developed by H&M-backed researchers as the fashion industry struggles to lower its climate impact. The textile industry has a large carbon footprint, something fashion giants are under increasing pressure … Read more

Royal wardrobe: a look at Queen Elizabeth’s unique fashion style

Royal wardrobe: a look at Queen Elizabeth's unique fashion style

Over 70 years, queen has developed ‘signature style’ Outfits a way for monarch to express her feelings Her enduring style is never out of – or in – fashion LONDON, May 18 (Reuters) – From dressing room and priceless jewels, bold block colors and pearls to tweed and a headscarf – Britain’s diplomatic Queen Elizabeth … Read more

Gen Z+ millennial fave fashion brand coming to Montrose’s hottest hub

Gen Z+ millennial fave fashion brand coming to Montrose's hottest hub

Smart and savvy shoppers — especially Millennials and Gen Z — who favor sustainability and social responsibility have yet another new option at one of Houston’s hottest mixed-use destinations. Fresh off news that globally conscious jewelry brand Brilliant Earth is setting up shop there, Montrose Collective — the sprawling, game-changing retail and dining hub in … Read more

Capitol Police say animal control has captured a fox after 6 people bitten or nipped

Capitol Police say animal control has captured a fox after 6 people bitten or nipped

CNN — The US Capitol Police tweeted pictures of a captured fox Tuesday after warning earlier in the day of an “aggressive fox” roaming the grounds of the Capitol in an email to Hill staffers and a congressman saying the animal bit through his pant leg. “#BREAKING: Captured,” Capitol Police’s account wrote in a thread … Read more

Musk takes 9% stake in Twitter to become top shareholder

Musk takes 9% stake in Twitter to become top shareholder

Stake valued at about $3 billion Twitter shares surge 20% April 4 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) top boss Elon Musk revealed a 9.2% stake in Twitter Inc (TWTR.N), worth nearly $3 billion, making him the micro-blogging site’s largest shareholder and triggering a more than 25% rise in the company’s shares. Musk’s move comes close … Read more

CEO of Robinhood rival shines fresh light on what retail investors are doing. Wall Street needs to pay attention.

CEO of Robinhood rival shines fresh light on what retail investors are doing.  Wall Street needs to pay attention.

From the start of the COVID-19 pandemic two years ago, a newish crowd of retail investors emerged, pouring extra cash into equity markets and steering Wall Street into places they never dreamed of, such as meme stocks. Our call of the dayfrom the founder and chief executive officer of competitive stock trading app Zingeroo, says … Read more

Analysis: Takeaways from Prince Philip’s memorial service

Analysis: Takeaways from Prince Philip's memorial service

A version of this story appeared in the April 1 edition of CNN’s Royal News, a weekly dispatch bringing you the inside track on Britain’s royal family. Sign up here. London CNN — When Queen Elizabeth II sets her mind to something, there really is very little that can stop her. Case in point: Her … Read more

Robinhood extends trading hours from 7 am to 8 pm — 3 rookie mistakes when trading stocks after hours

Robinhood extends trading hours from 7 am to 8 pm --- 3 rookie mistakes when trading stocks after hours

At 7 am, it can be the time for a morning coffee while 8 pm can be time to have supper, watch your favorite television shows, or even enjoy a glass of wine. If you have a Robinhood account, it’s also becoming a time to play the stock market during extended trading hours — but … Read more