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Bryan Adams, Robert Bateman, William Shatner and other notable artists call for a ban on elephant ivory trade in Canada

“Canada is at a crossroads and the actions we take now to protect African elephants will be remembered for generations to come.” A slew of celebrities, artists and scientists are urging the Canadian government to ban the elephant ivory trade. According to scientists, the African elephant population, which is currently listed as critically endangered/endangered by …

Footwear brand Crocs pledges to go vegan to hit net zero by 2030

The brand plans to go 100% vegan and will also minimize packaging, manage resources responsibly, and explore innovative afterlife product solutions as it commits to becoming a net-zero company by 2030. Crocs, Inc. has announced plans to go 100% vegan as a commitment to becoming a net-zero company by 2030. The global casual footwear company …

Luxury Italian fashion house Valentino bans angora after talks with PETA

“The future of fashion lies in materials that no animal had to suffer or die for.” Valentino has pledged to ditch angora wool from all future collections. The announcement comes after vegan charity PETA met with Valentino to discuss its angora policy.  The company also recently committed to a fur-free policy coming into effect in …

Burberry under pressure to give ‘exotic animal skins the boot’

“Kind customers want mock croc and fake snake, not a sensitive animal’s stolen skin.” Global fashion giant Burberry is under growing pressure to ditch exotic animal skins from its collections. The push comes from animal-rights charity PETA, which purchased stock in the fashion company last year during the COVID-19 market downturn. The British brand has …

Skin allergy tests to go animal-free following ‘first-of-its-kind’ toxicology testing approval

“We can expect to see an immediate global shift away from using animals in skin sensitization tests.” A ‘first-of-its kind’ toxicology test that could potentially save countless animals from suffering in experiments has been approved. The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has approved a three-pronged approach developed by BASF and the Swiss fragrance …

Carolina Herrera, Jean Paul Gaultier, and other Puig labels ditch exotic skins

The Spanish luxury fashion company ditching exotic skins signals ‘that no matter your taste in fashion, the skins of exotic animals have no place in fashion today.” Luxury fashion company Puig will no longer sell items made from the skins of snakes, crocodiles, and other exotic animals. The commitment means that Puig owned companies—which include …

Ariana Grande to launch new cruelty-free vegan ‘God is A Woman’ perfume

‘God is a Woman’ is the ninth perfume by Ariana Grande. It is cruelty-free and made using naturally derived and 100% vegan ingredients. This week, American pop singer Ariana Grande announced the launch of her newest fragrance God Is A Woman. The latest perfume comes just one month after her secret wedding to Dalton Gomez. …

Luxury outerwear company Moose Knuckles to ban fur as part of sustainability drive

“The steps we are announcing are very much a reflection of the voices of the communities we engage with and our team’s commitment to play a key role in creating a more sustainable mother earth.” Moose Knuckles, a Montreal-based luxury outerwear and sportswear brand, has pledged to stop using fur by the end of 2022. …

Luxury retail giant Neiman Marcus pledges to ditch fur

Neiman Marcus announced it is removing fur as part of its ongoing commitment to help build a better future for animals, humans, and the planet. Leading luxury retail chain Neiman Marcus has pledged to ditch fur. It announced that it will remove all fur from its websites and shut down its 22 fur salons by …

Dame Judi Dench, Nathalie Emmanuel, and more celebs join Stella McCartney’s anti-fur campaign

Sir Paul McCartney, Dame Judi Dench, Mary McCartney, Leona Lewis, Nathalie Emmanuel, Maggie Q and more have joined forces with the luxury designer in calling for more people to sign the global fur ban petition. Iconic British designer Stella McCartney has been joined by a host of fellow celebrities and influencers to call for a …

Canada Goose commits to stop buying and using fur by end of 2022

“This is a significant step forward toward building a more humane and sustainable world.” Luxury clothing brand Canada Goose has announced it will stop buying fur by the end of 2021. It will also stop manufacturing with it by the end of 2022. The decision comes after years of campaigning by PETA and other animal …

Kylie Jenner gives signature lip kits a vegan makeover

The new revamped lip kits are available in 30 glossy shades. The range is described to be non-sticky, vegan and ‘gently softens lips and gives the most beautiful mirror shine finish’. Socialite turned make-up mogul Kylie Jenner has announced the launch of her new vegan lip kit range. The news comes ahead of an expected …