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What Happens When Wholesale Used Clothing Is Shipped Overseas


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The beauty of a circular economy lies in its ability to breathe new life into old things. This is especially true when it comes to wholesale used clothing, mixed rags, and credential clothing that is shipped overseas. In their lifespan, the clothes usually end up journeying around the world – being manufactured in one country, … Continue reading What Happens When Wholesale Used Clothing Is Shipped Overseas

Companies Making Waves in the Circular Economy


  Recent years have seen a growing concern for the environment and the impact that countless industries have on it. Traditionally, only a few industries around the world have shown interest in protecting our environment, with others focusing predominantly on increasing their revenue without regard for consequence. There’s been a paradigm shift, however. More and … Continue reading Companies Making Waves in the Circular Economy

How Used Clothing Is Sorted & Graded – The Journey of Credential Clothing & Mixed Rags


Wholesale used clothing goes through a rigorous process of sorting and grading, and it’s a time-consuming task that’s of the utmost importance. Before all those mixed rags, credential clothing, and more can be resold and start the second stage of their life sparking joy in a new person, they need to go through quality control. … Continue reading How Used Clothing Is Sorted & Graded – The Journey of Credential Clothing & Mixed Rags

Rag News: April 2019


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Used Denim in Numbers Denim is a very popular, long lasting material within the fashion industry. In fact, denim represents 7% of total used clothing.   When the bales of mixed rags leave the thrift store warehouse, only 60% of denim within these bales will find new lives in second hand markets. That includes the … Continue reading Rag News: April 2019