At C&A, we believe everyone should be able to look and feel good every day, while supporting a good quality of life for those who make our clothes and a healthy planet. We want our customers to trust us to do the right thing, so they can buy our products without having to choose between what’s sustainable and what’s not.
63% of C&A employees worldwide participated in our Inspiring World campaign #BeTheChange, demonstrating their pride in our company, values, and efforts to make the world a better place
We have publicly disclosed our tier-1, tier-2, and many of our tier-3 suppliers’ factories worldwide
C&A has developed ambitious science-based targets to help address climate change. We will reduce our footprint by 30% across our value chain by 2030 and work towards 100% carbon-neutral stores
94% of the cotton we source is certified organic, organic cotton in transition, Better Cotton, or recycled
We are reaching the conclusion of our 2020 sustainability strategy. C&A will launch a new sustainability strategy in 2021
We are working towards a vision of the new normal – where sustainability is no longer the exception, but the norm. Focusing on our customers, we created Wear The Change to enable them to make more sustainable choices to reduce impacts on people and the environment and to support thriving communities.
C&A is one of the most enduring and pioneering retailers in global apparel. We provide quality and affordable clothing to millions of visitors every day, both in our retail locations and through our online channels. With approximately 51,000 employees worldwide and more than 1 million apparel workers in our supply chain, we recognise our influence and our responsibility to use it for positive change throughout the industry.