THOUGHTS ON VISCOSE

Thoughts on viscose Viscose (also known as rayon) is a wonderfully soft, drapey and breathable textile material. It is mainly made from trees, which are turned into wood pulp and processed into fibres. However, with the very wide use of viscose in textiles, it takes many trees to make viscose, and deforestation and forest exploitation is […]

THE WORLD’S DIRTIEST CROP

The world’s dirtiest crop Knowledge is key, and once we learn, we cannot say that we don’t know. We learned how cotton is grown, and that its nick name is “the dirtiest crop in the world”. Cotton is not only the dirtiest crop. It is also, by far, the most used material in the making of […]

ON SETTING GOALS AND ACHIEVING THEM

On setting goals and achieving them Lena: “I still remember the call from our accountant, and the instant feeling of getting a perfectly timed offer. We had gathered so much information about our product materials, chemicals in textiles, our producers, working conditions in the factories etc., and in the product department we constantly talked about […]

A STORY OF PATENT

A Story Of Patent ”If we should make the best trousers in the world, how would they look like?” We asked ourselves that question one day at LAURIE’s product department. ”They must fit perfectly on your back”, one colleague said. ”And they must have a smooth, shaping effect for a flat tummy”, another colleague added […]

TIMELESS DESIGNS MAKE BIG CHANGES

Timeless designs make big changes The LAURIE brand both consists of classic items that are part of our product range for years and new designs that follow the latest fashion trends. Already before the financial crisis, many classic items were included in our product range as best-selling styles. We are proud to say that we […]

THE LONG HAUL

The Long Haul The Long Haul REACH is the name of the EU regulation on chemicals. It was adopted to improve the protection of human health and the climate from harmful chemicals in the industry. While the use of chemicals is increasing globally – especially in developing countries/production countries where environmental requirements are not met […]

THE RED THREAD

The Red ThreadThe Storyline of COZE AARHUS The Red Thread When Rie Design (today known as COZE AARHUS) was founded in 1987, Rie and Jens Nygaard built up the LAURIE brand based on contemporary designs, perfect fits, high quality, and decency. Today, the latter equates with responsibility, and in our world these concepts are interrelated. […]

ANTI-CORRUPTION POLICY

Anti-Corruption Policy COZE AARHUS A/S (in the following referred to as Coze) values trust highly and strives for the highest level of integrity, both internally as well as for producers and suppliers. We have a zero-tolerance approach to bribery and corruption and strive to ensure that national legislation is being followed wherever we do business. […]

SUSTAINABILITY REPORT 2021

Sustainability Report 2021​Read more Sustainability Report 2021 In  2014 we joined the UN Global Compact and like everyone else, who has joined Global Compact, we make an annual sustainability report with goals. Our present strategic goals are still: 1 | By 2022 using only cotton fibres that are grown, processed and certified according to organic […]