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STORY mfg.

Rated: Good

price: $$$$

location: United Kingdom

STORY mfg. is a fashion brand that work with a large group of dyers, weavers, embroiderers to create their beautifully playful pieces.

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Overall rating: Good

Our ratings are based on a scale from 1 (We avoid) to 5 (Great) How we rate

Our “Planet” rating evaluates brands based on the environmental policies in their supply chains, from carbon emissions and Wastewater to business models and product circularity. Here we rate STORY mfg. “Good”. These are a few factors influencing its score:

  • It uses a medium proportion of lower-impact materials including organic cotton.
  • It uses lower-impact materials that help limit the chemicals, water, and wastewater in its Supply Chain.
  • To minimise waste, it reuses all of its textile offcuts.
  • It takes action to reduce process Greenhouse Gas Emissions in its first production stage.

Workers’ rights are central to our “People” rating, which assess brands’ policies and practices on everything from child labour to living wages and gender equality. Here we rate STORY mfg. “It's a Start”. These are a few factors influencing its score:

  • It partly traces its supply chain including all of the final production stage.
  • There's no evidence it has a Code of Conduct but it has a formal statement covering workers' rights.
  • It visits its suppliers regularly.
  • It’s not clear if it ensures workers are paid living wages in its supply chain.

Brands’ animal welfare policies and, where applicable, how well they trace their animal-derived products are the focus of our “Animals” rating. Here we rate STORY mfg. “Great”. It states that its entire product range is vegan.

Based on all publicly available information we’ve reviewed, we rate STORY mfg. “Good” overall.

Last updated February 2023