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Kobori, Michael

Michael Kobori has led sustainability at Levi Strauss & Co. since
2001.Under his leadership, the company has been a pioneer in bringing
sustainability to the apparel industry. He has been a champion of
industry collaboration on sustainability, serving as Chair of the Better
Cotton Initiative and Board member of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition.

In 2014, Fast Company magazine named him one of the 1000 Most Creative People in Business. Follow him on Twitter @KoboriGrillsCSR.

Posts by Kobori, Michael

  • Advancing the Well-Being of Apparel Workers (06.14.16 )

    By Michael Kobori, VP of Sustainability, Levi Strauss & Co. At Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.), the safety and well-being of apparel workers has always been a critical part of our business. More than 20 years ago, LS&Co. established itself as the industry standard bearer for responsible supply chain practices with the introduction of its […]

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