Sustainability at Fashion Cloud

Let's make fashion wholesale a better place

At Fashion Cloud we believe in shaping the world we live in. Our goal is to act responsibly and build products that work in the service of people and the planet. We strive to use our potential as a B2B platform to help the wholesale community become a better place.

At Fashion Cloud sustainability means:

Innovation

We drive sustainable digitization and support innovation within the wholesale community.

Climate action

We are committed to take immediate action to fight climate change and its impact.

Partnerships

We form partnerships to reach our sustainability goals and promote impactful collaboration.

Diversity

At Fashion Cloud we live diversity and work in a state where all differences are embraced.

It’s time for climate action!

Together with 400 leading digital companies, we are supporting the Time for Climate Action campaign and standing up for climate protection. Want to get involved? Take #5minsForThePlanet and take action for our planet.

Take climate action now

Fashion Cloud is climate neutral

A milestone for Fashion Cloud: Since the beginning of 2021, we have been offsetting the emissions of our business activities completely via a Gold Standard certified climate protection project. This includes all our direct and indirect emissions as well as the indirect emissions of our value chain (Scope 1, 2 & 3), which amounted to 283.7 metric tons of CO2 equivalents in the calculation years 2019 and 2020. ClimatePartner supports us in making the entire process traceable and transparent.

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“For us the first years of building Fashion Cloud were all about finding our product-market-fit. I just love that we can now finally focus on sustainability issues and implement them in our company. In the next step, we want to closely work together with our customers to establish more sustainable processes in the whole fashion industry.”

Martin Brücher, Co-Founder

Slide Since 2020 we are members of Leaders for CLimate Action (LFCA). An initiative of startups and digitally-led companies that share a commitment to climate action. In line with the principle of "leading by example", the pledge to reduce our company's carbon footprint and offset unavoidable emissions is part of our membership. In the LFCA network we support each other and encourage other companies to become active in climate protection. We are proud to be officially a climate neutral company by now and look forward to further climate action. A network for climate action Get to know LFCA Slide To give sustainability a home at Fashion Cloud, we created our GreenTeam. Formed of five volunteer colleagues from different areas, the GreenTeam sets sustainability goals for Fashion Cloud, coordinates resources and manages initiatives to achieve these goals. One key aspect is making our work practices and surroundings sustainable. For this purpose we create awareness for the topic of sustainability internally with events and initiatives such as our "out of the green bag" information series. In addition, our GreenTeam is in active exchange with external initiatives and stakeholders from the fashion industry to make the latter a better place. The Fashion Cloud GreenTeam Slide We love to take on sporty challengestogether at team events. That's why we organized a charity run in the summer of 2020, where the goal was to run as many rounds as possible in one hour. The best part? The sum of our collected donations was rounded up by Fashion Cloud, so we were able to make a difference. The proceeds went to ForTomorrow - an organization that works to offset CO2 emissions in Europe. With them we were able to compensate 99 tons of CO2 emissions, which corresponds to planting 200 trees and decommissioning 49.5 emission rights (EUA). That’s how fun and climate protection can be combined. Team event for climate protection

Here you can find more sustainability topics:

Blog post: Fashion Cloud is climate neutral

Fashion Cloud is climate neutral

Learn more about our path to climate neutrality!

Creating awareness among employees

Awareness for sustainability

How do you ensure that sustainability is reflected in the daily actions of your employees? A cultural change is needed!

How to start a green team in your company

Start a green team

This way, you can bring about sustainable change faster and more effectively together.

Tips on a sustainable buying season

The Fashion Cloud blog

From CO2-reduced ordering to smart inventory management and closed-loop modeling: this is how you can make your order round green.

Cloud Talks – Listen to our podcast now!

Interested in learning more about our sustainability initiatives, catching a glimpse of what it’s like to work at Fashion Cloud, and getting to know the members of the Green Team? In episode #9 of Cloud Talks, Clara shares how Fashion Cloud has become carbon neutral, what sustainable team events are happening, and how to become part of the Green Team. Tune in now!

Get in contact

Would you like to learn more about sustainability at Fashion Cloud, or do you want to get active with us? We look forward to hearing from you! Your contact person is: Clara Walter

clara.walter@fashion.cloud

Contact person for sustainability at Fashion Cloud: Clara Walter