Together we achieve more!
Together we are stronger and can increase our impact! Global improvements are driven by collaborations between different types of actors in several countries. For sustainable development, we all need to work together: companies, governments and authorities, manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, customers - you name it! Nelly drives sustainability in collaboration with a range of initiatives and stakeholders.
Amfori BSCI works to improve working conditions in the global supply chain. Amfori has 2000 members and supports companies in creating an ethical supply chain through collaboration, knowledge sharing and common tools. Nelly has been a member since 2018 and requires suppliers to sign the Amfori Code of Conduct. Membership gives Nelly the opportunity to influence EU policy makers and legislators on fair trade and human rights. Learn more about Amfori BSCI here
Better Cotton is a non-profit organization that seeks to improve global cotton production by making it better for the environment and for the people who work in its production. Better Cotton trains cotton farmers around the world to use more environmentally friendly farming methods. Nelly has been a member since 2019 and commits to reporting targets and annual purchase volumes to the organization. Learn more about Better cotton here
CSR West Sweden
CSR West Sweden is a sustainability network that offers its members help with processes for strategic and systematic sustainability work. They offer courses, seminars and network meetings for companies and organizations with a focus on sharing experiences. Learn more about CSR West Sweden here
Human Bridge is an aid organization that works to help people around the world in various crisis situations. Human Bridge collects textiles that are sorted. The money generated goes to various relief efforts. Nelly has, since 2018, collaborated with Human Bridge by donating garments that have become defective in production. Learn more about Human Bridge here
Scandinavian Shoe Environmental Initiative
The Swedish Shoe Environmental Initiative (SSEI) is a network within the Swedish shoe industry. The aim is to increase knowledge about environmental issues with a focus on shoe manufacturing. Seminars and networking activities provide opportunities to discuss with other actors in the industry. Learn more about SSEI here
Swedish Textile Initiative for Climate Action
The Swedish Textile Initiative for Climate Action (STICA) supports the Nordic textile industry in its efforts to reduce climate impact through collaboration, knowledge sharing and common tools. Nelly has been a member since the beginning of 2019 and membership forms the basis of Nelly's climate work. Nelly is committed to reducing its climate impact in line with the 1.5 degree target and reporting emissions in accordance with the GHG Protocol. Learn more about STICA here
Textile Exchange is a non-profit organization focused on increasing the use of more sustainable fibers in the textile value chain. Textile Exchange creates a common forum where textile stakeholders can collaborate on environmental work. As members of the Textile Exchange, Nelly has access to the latest research and important data to guide them in identifying, measuring and managing their sustainable materials. This year, Nelly's purchasing department attended The Textile Sustainability Conference 2021, Textile Exchange's annual global conference (this year in partnership with the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, SAC). Learn more about Textile Exchange here
Textile Importers is a trade association for all those involved in the trade of textiles, leather goods, clothing and footwear. They provide industry-specific services to member companies and help keep track of everything related to trade in these goods with focus areas in sustainability, textile labelling, customs issues and chemicals management Learn more about Textile importers here