About Cascale

Cascale brings together 300 leading apparel, footwear, and textile brands, retailers, manufacturers, sourcing agents, service providers, trade associations, NGOs, and academic institutions – all working toward a shared vision of an industry that gives back more than it takes to the planet and its people.

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Higg Index Tools

In order to enable systematic change, organizations need a common language to track and measure their social and environmental impacts. The Higg Index provides this solution, empowering manufacturers, brands and retailers to leverage verified data in order to continuously measure, improve and share their sustainability efforts.

Discover the Higg Index Brand & Retail Module, Product Tools, and Facility Tools.

Success Stories

Find out how joining Cascale has made an impact on our members and their sustainability journeys.

TAL Apparel

  • Manufacturers

Read why TAL Apparel uses Higg Index tools and believes in equal partnership.


  • Brands & Retailers
  • Higg MSI
  • Higg FEM

Discover how a leading international clothing retailer utilizes Higg FEM and Higg MSI to shape their decarbonization strategy and pave the way for meaningful change.

VF Corporation

  • Brands & Retailers

Read how VF Corp. uses Higg Product Tools to assess their environmental footprint.

The Impact of Our Community

Together, we’re working towards a more equitable and restorative consumer goods industry. Learn about what we’re doing and the impact we’re making.


Organizations engaged in best practice and knowledge-sharing in 2023


Active Higg Index users in 2023


Members have set or have begun the process of setting Science-Based Targets (SBTs) through our Decarbonization Program

Our Community Members

Meet our members

  • Non-Corporates
  • Brands & Retailers
  • Brands & Retailers
  • Non-Corporates
  • Non-Corporates
  • Cascale Event

Annual Meeting 2024

 September 09-11
 Munich, Germany
 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm (CEST)

Join us in Munich, Germany for the Cascale Annual Meeting 2024 from September 9-11, an exclusive member-only event focused on a new era of unified impact.

Become a Member

Access a global network of industry leaders, innovative tools like the Higg Index, and collaborative opportunities that drive transformative sustainability.

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