The Fast World Of Fast FashionClothing chains like Forever 21, H&M and Zara are constantly turning over their merchandise, introducing ever-trendier clothing and feeding their customers' desire for novelty. An NPR series looks at the fast-fashion business, the people behind it and its environmental implications.
The Fast World Of Fast Fashion
An NPR series looks at the fast-fashion business, the people behind it and its environmental impact.
Abigail Moscaritolo holds up a recent fashion find on a "haul video." The YouTube trend has become so popular that fashion retailers are approaching haulers to promote their products online.
American Apparel boasts that all of its products are made in the USA, primarily at its Los Angeles headquarters. Selling garments produced largely by machine, rather than by hand, has helped the company remain profitable.
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