From sourcing fabrics to sewing the last stitch, manufacturers are responsible for the product before it even hits the store. Manufacturing is often where the majority of ethical concerns arise.
Unpaid and underpaid labour, poor manufacturing conditions, and little to no environmental plan for waste products are some of the ethical issues that can have vast repercussions.
Ethical factories pay fair wages, have humane working hours and factory conditions, do not employ children, and make an effort to reduce waste and carbon emissions. By purchasing a GINSOO article, you are purchasing an article that was made in collaboration with Ethical factories run by small scale factory owners in Indonesia, Mexico and Guangzhou