It is something that governs all our operations, end to end. Our QESH team monitors our compliance, new legislation, decent working hours and best practices throughout the industry. They are also responsible for making sure we successfully receive our ISO 9001 certification each year.
Our staff have access to mental well-being programs and a person of trust who acts as a staff confidante in times of distress.
To drive positive impact in local communities,
Bru Textiles invests and gives back to local communities, which currently includes these NGO’s and institutions:
Live and Give
Live and Give is a Belgian-based foundation that works to help disadvantaged children in Vietnam. Live and Give has successfully built a boarding school and orphanage in Pleiku, Central Vietnam. 9 additional schools have also been constructed which contribute to improved living conditions for the poor people of Vietnam.Find out more here
The UZA Foundation supports groundbreaking research within University Hospital of Antwerp (Universitair Ziekenhuis Antwerpen). Bru is strongly committed to supporting extensive research related especially to premature births, and in following the development of premature infants during their entire journey to adulthood.Find out more here
Sentana Stiftung is a German foundation established to create a meeting place for lonely and ageing people and animals to meet and nurture each other. Sick and/or abused animals are cared for in this unique sanctuary while giving further comfort to their human friends.Find out more here
UNICEF works in over 190 countries and territories to save children’s lives, to defend their rights, and to help them fulfil their potential, from early childhood through adolescence. Every year Bru raises money for their projects worldwide, in a mission to help the most vulnerable children.Find out more here
Doctors without Borders
As part of our charitable initiatives, Bru supports Doctors without Borders, the international medical humanitarian organisation that brings emergency medical aid to humanitarian crises around the world.Find out more here
Berrefonds provides support and tailored programs to help families who have lost a child. Bru contributes to this incredible organisation and the amazing work they do, ensuring families feel supported and heard.Find out more here
Our learnings shared
Let's join forces to reduce the impact of fabrics at every stage of the lifecycle
We want to engage with all our stakeholders to do the right thing. Our strategy has included playbooks for suppliers and partners, where we are able to assist in joint paths to sustainability. These playbooks currently include:
We are continuing to expand these playbooks, as our learning and experience within areas grows.
We want to share our continued sustainability journey, the lessons we have learnt (and will continue to learn!), provide insights regarding the impact of our products, and keep you informed about our ESG progress.