Posted by Ashwini Ramanisankar
Photo: Gucci chief executive Marco Bizzarri with Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele at the LACMA Art + Film Gala 2016 | Source: Getty Images
Gucci joins the growing list of companies who realize that fur is no longer fashionable
Gucci has banned the use of fur. The Kering-owned megabrand says the ban with take effect with its Spring/Summer 2018 collections and it has signed up to the Fur Free Alliance, an organisation that promises to end exploitation and killing of animals for fur, as part of a wider sustainability plan.