PACT Apparel Introduces New Organic Cotton, Fair Trade Certified(TM) Line
Whole Foods Market Is the Exclusive Launch Partner
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Mar 07, 2014 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- PACT, an ethical and organic apparel brand, announced today that it is launching a line of organic cotton apparel manufactured in a Fair Trade Certified(TM) facility. The line will include 19 product styles featuring 78 different items. A preview of the line featuring custom designed women's t-shirts for Spring retailing at $14.99 launches March 7, 2014 exclusively at select Whole Foods Markets.
On July 1, 2014, the Fair Trade Certified line will be expanded to include its famous underwear, leggings, camisoles, men's t-shirts, long johns and baby products. The expanded line will be available at retailers across the US and on www.wearPACT.com . This is the first Fair Trade Certified line for PACT whose mission is to design and produce clothes that make the world a better place.
From seed-to-shelf, PACT follows every step of the manufacturing process in a supply chain that is fully GOTS and Fair Trade Certified by third party auditors. All of the cotton for PACT's Fair Trade Certified line is sourced from Chetna Organic -- a cooperative of 15,000 organic cotton farmers in India who practice non-GMO organic agriculture. Chetna works to improve livelihood options of smallholder farmers by making their farm systems more sustainable and profitable, and by creating access to ethical markets in cotton.