Chico’s FAS, Inc. (NYSE: CHS) (“Chico’s FAS” or the “Company”) announces an update on the retailer’s journey to minimize its environmental footprint, support ethical sourcing and help to preserve the future of our planet through smart innovation and solution-driven design.
Cultivator of the iconic Chico’s®, White House Black Market® and Soma® brands, Chico’s FAS, Inc. is committed to building a better world by actively taking steps to expand its sustainability initiatives throughout its supply chain, stores, Global Distribution Center and at the Chico’s FAS headquarters.
“Chico’s FAS’s is fully committed to enhancing our environmental efforts. Sustainability is a journey that we are navigating together with our customers, our Associates and our value chain partners and we are always actively looking for ways to better our impact on the planet,” says Kristin Gwinner, Chico’s FAS, Inc. Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer. “We are customer-led and product-obsessed. It is our goal to be a responsible steward of our planet’s resources, and to be recognized as a brand that cares for the environment. In doing so, we can ensure we are designing to value, including elements our shoppers feel are truly important and continue innovating our design processes in ways that utilize natural resources in the best, most ethical way possible.”
While the Company knows there remains more work to be done, Chico’s FAS has recently put several initiatives into motion across all three brands that serve to protect the environment and deliver eco-friendly shopping experiences for its customers.