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Levi Strauss

Levi's CEO promotes sustainable practices by encouraging people not to wash their jeans. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Levi’s CEO Pushes Slow Fashion By Not Washing His Jeans

Berg said the San Francisco-based company is trying to counter “fast” fashion mainstream culture by designing clothes known for their durability and longevity.

05/21/2014

A model for the planned new stadium of the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara. (CBS)

Levi Strauss, 49ers Agree On 20-Year, $220 Million Stadium Naming Rights Deal

The legendary San Francisco-based company will pay millions to put its name on the new stadium in Santa Clara.

05/08/2013

Levi Strauss jeans hanging on display at a Levi's store (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Levi’s To Eliminate Hazardous Chemicals After Greenpeace Protest

San Francisco-based Levi Strauss & Co. has committed to eliminating hazardous chemicals in the manufacturing of its products by 2020 following a Greenpeace-organized protest at its headquarters Wednesday morning.

12/13/2012

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ConsumerWatch: Levi Strauss To Begin Selling Jeans Made With Recycle Plastic

Levi Strauss, San Francisco’s jeans makers, is now making “green” jeans with materials straight from the recycling bin.

10/26/2012

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