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Rag News: February 2021


The Shortage of Shipping Containers around the World COVID-19 has been the main cause for many global issues over last year, including the shipping container shortage. This situation began when countries started implementing lockdowns and heavier restrictions on imports and exports. As a result, carriers reduced the number of vessels that were out at sea, … Continue reading Rag News: February 2021

Rag News: January 2021


Lockdowns and Closures around the world The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in many economic closures that have impacted many nations and individuals around the globe. Currently, many countries have shut down their countries and reinstated stay at home orders in order to reduce the spread of the new COVID strain that emerged in the UK … Continue reading Rag News: January 2021

Rag News: December 2020


The invaluable SMART Membership Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles, also known as SMART, is a trade organization that strengthens the economic opportunities of their diverse membership, by promoting the interdependence of the for-profit textile recycling industry. SMART was founded in 1932 and composed of companies from all over the world who are involved in every … Continue reading Rag News: December 2020

Rag News: November 2020


Donations for this Holiday Season The year 2020 has been one of the most difficult years for many individuals and organizations around the globe, especially for the ones who experience homelessness. These people in need are at higher risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing complications due to the lack of access to traditional services. Hence, … Continue reading Rag News: November 2020