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13 March 2013

SOURCE Sustainable Buying and Sourcing Guides 2016 - 2017: Free or New Members

Contributor Ethical Fashion Forum

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Distributed to thousands of professionals, buyers and brands, the SOURCE Sustainable Buying & Sourcing Guides are the key to buying and sourcing responsibly.

Are you a free SOURCE member or new to the platform? Read on and learn how you can get your business listed.

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Already a subscribing SOURCE member? Choose one of the following:
Access // Promotion // Spotlight // Founding Partner // Service Providers

NB: Registration for this year’s guides is now closed. If you have any questions, please email [email protected]


The Sustainable Buying Guide makes it easy for buyers and consumers to find the latest innovative sustainable fashion brands and retail shops, and the Sustainable Sourcing Guide puts socially and environmentally conscious suppliers, manufacturers and service providers at the fingertips of designers and brands.


We are excited to present a fresh new design, as well as additional upgrade options. You can have your business listed in multiple categories or get featured with an editorial interview.


  • Printed copies are distributed at all SOURCE events as well as leading industry events throughout the year. Distribution to date has included London Fashion Week, Berlin Fashion Week, Pure, Fashion SVP, the International Textile Fair Dubai, the Clothes Show and SOURCE Summit, just to name a few.
  • Issued in PDF format to over 20,000 subscribers.
  • Personally handed out to representatives from large and corporate businesses during one-to-one meetings, industry round tables and to buyers in boutiques around London.
  • Widely promoted across the entire SOURCE Network reaching up to 220,000 professionals in 141 countries.


Want to share your business with buyers and consumers? The SOURCE Sustainable Buying Guide is open to sustainable brands, designers and retailers of any size.

Looking to connect with brands interested in sustainable sourcing? The SOURCE Sustainable Sourcing guide is open to suppliers of sustainable fabrics, fibres, components and production services to the fashion industry, as well as consultants, industry organisations and service providers.

All Promotion and Spotlight level members are automatically included in the guide. Promotion members get one standard listing and Spotlight members get one photographic listing or two standard listings. Join SOURCE today to get your business listed in the guides, plus have access to other promotional benefits.