Press Releases & News Updates

Read the latest updates and announcements on our work towards a healthier and more just world for all.

Press Releases

  • Leadership

Cascale Announces New CEO

In pursuit of expanded pathways for sustainability impact, the global nonprofit alliance Cascale (formerly SAC) appoints Colin Browne as chief executive officer.

May 01, 2024
  • Higg BRM
  • Higg Index Tools

Cascale Releases Updated Higg Brand & Retail Module Tool

Cascale (formerly the Sustainable Apparel Coalition) has launched the latest version of the Higg Brand and Retail Module (BRM), part of the Higg Index suite of tools. This update reflects Cascale’s commitment to continuously evolving, updating, and refining the Higg Index to meet the needs of members, users, and the industry.

March 04, 2024
  • Rebrand

New Look, Same Vision: SAC is Now Cascale

Formerly the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, Cascale kicks off a new era of impact empowering collaboration to drive equitable and restorative business practices in the consumer goods industry; co-founder Rick Ridgeway and other notable speakers attend celebratory event.

February 28, 2024
  • Rebrand

Sustainable Apparel Coalition Rebrands as Cascale

The Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) enters a new phase of positive impact, rebranding as Cascale, a global nonprofit alliance that empowers collaboration to drive equitable and restorative business practices in the consumer goods industry.

February 26, 2024

News Updates

  • Partnership and Collaboration

Cascale Moderates PUMA Sustainability Stakeholder Dialogue

Jeremy Lardeau, senior vice president of Higg Index at Cascale, moderated a sustainability stakeholder dialogue at PUMA HQ in Herzogenaurach, Germany, part of a two-day event in which stakeholders converged to discuss the Sustainability Vision 2030 platform for PUMA, which has been a highly committed Cascale member since 2012.

May 07, 2024

Cascale Presents at Asser Institute Spring Academy Course Event

James Crowley, transparency and traceability manager at Cascale, recently presented on “Traceability Systems & The Higg Index Tools: Use cases for sustainability and due diligence” at the Asser Institute-Centre for International & European Law in The Hague.

April 19, 2024

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