Finnish consumers rate Marimekko as the most sustainable fashion brand

Marimekko has been recognised as the industry winner in the fashion brand category according to Sustainable Brand IndexTM 2020 in Finland, a brand study on sustainability within the B2C market in Finland. Marimekko’s position in the overall ranking, covering 195 brands across industries, was 30.   The Sustainable Brand IndexTM is Europe’s largest independent brand […]

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Marimekko’s Sustainability Review 2018 is published

Marimekko’s Sustainability Review 2018 is now available on our website. The review presents our progress in implementing our sustainability commitments and covers, among other things, our use of sustainable materials, sustainability in our supply chain, the environmental impacts of our in-house operations, as well as our work to develop our personnel and the workplace. You […]

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Who made your clothes? Marimekko takes part in Fashion Revolution Week 2019

Fashion Revolution Week 22–28 April 2019 Fashion Revolution is a global movement promoting a more sustainable and transparent fashion industry and better working conditions. The campaign reminds us that there is a human being behind every garment and encourages companies to bring forth these professionals in different parts of the supply chain. Fashion Revolution Week […]

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Meet the maker: Marimekko textile printing factory, Finland

Fashion Revolution is a global movement promoting a more sustainable and transparent fashion industry and better working conditions. The campaign reminds us that there is a human being behind every garment and encourages companies to bring forth these professionals in different parts of the supply chain. Fashion Revolution Week commemorates the fashion industry’s most devastating […]

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Meet the maker: UAB Tindra, Lithuania

Fashion Revolution is a global movement promoting a more sustainable and transparent fashion industry and better working conditions. The campaign reminds us that there is a human being behind every garment and encourages companies to bring forth these professionals in different parts of the supply chain. Fashion Revolution Week commemorates the fashion industry’s most devastating […]

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Meet the maker: Rainbow Handbag Factory, China

Fashion Revolution is a global movement promoting a more sustainable and transparent fashion industry and better working conditions. The campaign reminds us that there is a human being behind every garment and encourages companies to bring forth these professionals in different parts of the supply chain. Fashion Revolution Week commemorates the fashion industry’s most devastating […]

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Marimekko signed a pledge to stop using cotton from Turkmenistan

For Marimekko sustainability means respecting people and the environment in everything we do. Our value “fairness to everyone and everything” crystallises our sustainability thinking. We respect the human rights laid down in the UN’s Universal Declaration of Human Rights in all our operations and we require the same of our suppliers. Following reports about human […]

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Marimekko’s President and CEO on a factory visit in Thailand to celebrate long-term partnership

Marimekko’s President and CEO, Tiina Alahuhta-Kasko, visited the factory of the company’s long-term partner supplier in Thailand, Crown Ceramics Co. Ltd, in September. Crown Ceramics manufactures products for the popular Oiva ceramic tableware series launched in Marimekko’s home collection in autumn 2009. The visit celebrated the upcoming 10th anniversary of the Oiva series, as well […]

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Marimekko’s Sustainability Review 2017 now available

Marimekko’s sustainability review 2017 is now available on our website. The review covers, among other things, the highlights of our sustainability work and our sustainability strategy. It focuses also on how we secure sustainability in our supply chain and the environmental impacts related to Marimekko’s own production. You can find the sustainability review here > […]

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