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diversity and inclusion

diversity and inclusion Archives

Nepalese designer Prabal Gurung on the role of immigrants in fashion

The experience of being an immigrant can be a powerful creative force in fashion, but the industry still has a long way ...

Nike, Serena and the push for diversity in design

The multi-billion-dollar sneaker and streetwear industries were born out of Black culture, but people of colour have lar...

Two for one: Why age diversity in the workplace is a good deal

It’s time to toss out ageist stereotypes and embrace both younger and older workers in the retail industry.

Why this Nigerian woman is making K-beauty accessible to people of colour

The founder of Dr Gio Cosmetics says it is her goal to make K-beauty diverse and be accessible to people of colour.

Here’s how Cartier started on its journey towards diversity and inclusion

Educating leaders on diversity and inclusion has played a significant role in Cartier’s journey towards driving change, ...

‘Everyone is talented’: Why Ikea wants more businesses to hire refugees

Hiring refugees not only helps people find their feet in their new home, it can also improve company morale and lead to ...

How to create an accessible e-commerce experience

Creating an accessible store goes beyond physical retailers just building ramps. Here are some handy ways that online b...

Ethics versus innovation: How to create an anti-discriminatory store

As the retail industry quickly evolves and becomes more reliant on access to technology and digital devices, it’s impera...

7 diversity lessons for brands after the Aus Fashion Week controversy

Since AAFW wrapped up last Friday night, critics have come out on social media, accusing it of ‘tokenistic’ attempts at ...

Aus Fashion Week has been slammed for performative inclusion. But is it fair?

Rather than join the chorus of misinformed opinions, I wanted to set the record straight.

IN MY SHOES: I’m non-binary. This is why retail should be degendered

Style influencer Deni Todorović shares why retailers need to actively demonstrate their diversity beyond marketing campa...

How fashionista Trinny Woodall created her own beauty empire

More than 20 years ago, Trinny Woodall was famous for co-hosting her makeover TV series, 'What not to wear' with her bes...

Science-backed strategies to foster inclusion in your team

If you are leading a remote or hybrid team, chances are that you have become more aware of the need to foster connection...

Q&A: Why Lush puts politics in the bathroom

Cosmetics and skincare retailer Lush is more than just bubbles and bath bombs. We chat with co-directors Peta Granger an...