Market & Brands

Hangers: The Plastic Straws Of The Fashion Industry

Roland Mouret is on a mission to change the industry and tackle what he describes as fashion’s dirty secret: the hanger. 

What Mouret is referring to is the billions of hangers used to transport garments from the factory to the retail store, otherwise known as ‘garments on hangers’. These are the single-use plastic hangers that customers never see, which are removed by stores before being re-hung on smarter in-store hangers. It ensures the garment arrives in pristine condition, ready to be put…