United Colors of Benetton is owned by Benetton Group.
Its environment rating is 'not good enough'. It is a member of the Better Cotton Initiative. There is no evidence that it minimises textile waste or has a current greenhouse gas emissions reduction target. It has set a deadline to eliminate hazardous chemicals by 2020.
Its labour rating is 'not good enough'. It has a Code of Conduct that covers all of the ILO Four Fundamental Freedoms principles. It sources its final stage of production from countries with extreme risk of labour abuse. It does not disclose whether it pays a living wage at any stage of the supply chain. It audits some of its supply chain but does not specify how often auditing occurs.
Its animal rating is 'not good enough'. It uses leather, down feather accredited by the Responsible Down Standard and exotic animal hair. It states that it sources wool from non-mulesed sheep. It does not use fur, exotic animal skin and angora.
United Colors of Benetton is rated 'Not good enough' based on information from our own research.
Last Updated: June 2018