Sustainability

Sustainability Influences Everything We Do

Our sustainability approach is aligned with our company’s focus on innovation, design and sustainable performance. It underscores our commitment to our purpose: to inspire people to live with passion and confidence. Through our three strategic pillars, Planet, Product and People, Kontoor Brands emphasizes protecting the environment, sourcing products and materials from companies that share our values, and operating with the highest standards of ethics and transparency.

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Our Goals

Our Goals

In 2020, we announced our first global sustainability goals to address the environmental and social impact of our operations, supply chain, products, and people.

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Sustainability Governance

Sustainability Governance

We believe good governance is integral to achieving our sustainability goals and shareholder value.

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Stakeholder Engagement

Stakeholder Engagement

We recognize we cannot address major environmental, social, or economic challenges alone, so we and collaborate with experts who share our commitment.

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Planet

Planet

Our longstanding commitment to environmental stewardship and compliance unites with a vision of a more sustainable world.

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Product

Product

We strive to use responsibly sustainable suppliers, materials and operations for each of the millions of products we produce each year.

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People

People

We’re proud to be active and engaged members in the communities where we operate and to collaborate for safe and secure workplaces for every person in our supply chain.

About People

Sustainability News

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The land is at the heart of everything Wrangler® does, so the brand is taking steps to reduce the bootprint it leaves. From supporting soil health to water conservation initiatives and a commitment to renewable energy, Wrangler is taking the reins of sustainability for a healthier planet and the people who call it home.

We Care
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Lee® celebrates its 130-year heritage and its new vision for the future of our planet. Through purposeful design, meaningful partnerships, and a commitment to exploring the most responsible options, Lee will create a more sustainable future.

For a World that Works™

Our Mission & Purpose

Our purpose, mission, and values serve as our north star, guiding us on our journey to make a positive impact on the world.

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2019 Sustainability Report

As a new publicly traded company, Kontoor Brands commits to regular reporting on our social and environmental impacts as well as setting goals for continuous improvement.

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