FHCM – Training on textile supply chains

Training on the textile industry CSR challenges and certifications

ORIGEM trained the teams of several independent brands member of the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode on the sustainability issues of textile supply-chains and certifications existing on this market.

Profils of attendees: Purchasing, Production, Product development, Style, etc.

Training objective

  • Understand better environmental and social issues met at each step of a textile or leather product lifecycle.
  • Get an overview of the certifications existing on this market, their level of requirements and scope of application.
  • Bring a focus on certifications associated with farming (fiber production) and processing (weaving, finishing, manufacturing).
  • Improve interactions with suppliers by easing the verification of information linked to the purchase of certified products.


Thanks to this training, the participating FHCM brands can now share these additional skills and good practices with their teams, integrate them in their day-to-day work and in their dialogue with suppliers.