Converse Renew Upcycled Shirts

  As the pressure for retailers to adopt more circular practices increases, 2022 has seen even more companies and governments set goals to become carbon neutral in the years to come. There are many different ways to transition into a circular economy, as demonstrated in the popular phrase ‘reduce, reuse, recycle’. Remanufacturing has become one […]

Bank & Vogue hosts biggest ever Latin America Secondhand Textiles Summit

  As one of the largest global secondhand brokers, Bank & Vogue have partnered with MegaPaca to bring key stakeholders of the circular economy together to look to the future of the secondhand industry in the region for a unique summit in Antigua, Guatemala.    Inviting leading recycling businesses from across Central and South America, […]

Helping those in need, one sustainable mask at a time.

Charities are essential for many people around the world, as they receive a selfless gift from people who do not ask for anything in return. The main purpose of a charity is to bring a tangible benefit to the public as a whole or significant section of it. Each Charity has a specific purpose, ranging […]

A Partnership towards a more Sustainable Future.

Bank & Vogue and their subsidiary company Beyond Retro are thrilled to announce the next chapter of their partnership with Renewcell, a new signed agreement to supply pre and post consumer waste to be recycled.  Individually, the two companies already have made a huge impact on the landscape of fashion; and in the last three […]

The second life of Used Clothing during COVID-19 Pandemic

This pandemic has brought multiple global problems, one of them being the shortage of face masks worldwide. The need of face masks grows every single day, since the increase of Covid-19 cases around the world.    There are many ways to use second hand textiles, other than ending up in landfills. Now a days, face […]

Rag News: April 2020

Bank & Vogue presents the Rag News, the source of the hottest news to keep up-to-date on the global used goods industry.     “Bank and Vogue is running and fully committed to supporting all our customers and vendors” – Steven Bethell   What is going on in the marketplace?   Great Toronto Area (GTA)  […]

Keep donating, people are still in need.

*Map of affected areas, Updated March 15* 2019 Novel Coronavirus Coronavirus disease is a new strain of virus, that was discovered in 2019 and has never been identified in humans ever before. The outbreak of the disease began out of Wuhan, China. Since then, the virus has spread extremely quickly from person to person through […]

Honoring the Kimono

  Celebrating the Japanese history The Victoria & Albert Museum has an exquisite exhibit that has just opened up in London, in honor of the Japan summer Olympics. The exhibition, “Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk”, just opened and it has already been such a success.  Additionally, the exhibit honors and celebrates the history and culture of […]