Econscious Apparel, one of the imprintable apparel industry's most "green" brands, announced that it will partner with leading wholesale apparel distributor Broder Bros Co. to distribute the company's full line nationally effective January 2013.
The Irving, Texas, Promotional Products Education Foundation (PPEF) announced the recipients of $100,000 awarded in college scholarships for 2009.
Petaluma, California-based econscious, announced the introduction of 10 new eco-styles including boutique-ready, fashion tees and children's styles. The company also announced its entire supply chain for organic cotton bags and apparel is certified to the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS).
Petaluma, California-based Econscious, announced it is the first, and, currently, the only U.S. supplier certified by the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS). The GOTS certification ensures that the entire manufacturing process adheres to a strict set of standards, including criteria detailing allowable dyes and closures, prohibited substances, and how waste water should be dealt with. The GOTS also includes important social components to ensure living wages are paid and a safe, hygienic work environment is provided. Dale Denkensohn, Econscious president, said, “Our goal is to be the most trusted source for organic and sustainable promotional products.” Denkensohn continued, “The GOTS certification is a