SUSTAINABILITY DISCLOSURE 2021

~16%

GHG Reduced
changes

57%

reduction
in non-hazardous
waste intensity

30%

reduction
of the VOC level in our Eco-Rapid ink of the color green

14.6%

turnover rate
in workforce

“We innovate in everything we do - from machinery and inks to software and service to environmental action. Restless discontent drives us to make better, and we are committed to being a leader in fostering a global community that is ethical and accountable for a more sustainable future. ”

Ronen Samuel

Chief Executive Officer

OUR IMPACT STRATEGY

We strive to be not only an active participant in the market, but also an agent of change.
As such we are committed to both Enable the Change and Be the Change that we believe will
help to reduce the social and environmental impacts of the fashion industry.

ENABLE THE CHANGE

PREVENTING OVERPRODUCTION

Promoting on-demand production that prevents excess production in the
fashion industry.

PRODUCT SAFETY

Increasing the safety of our products through design improvements and providing a safer alternative to traditional production techniques.

SUSTAINABLE SOURCING

Encouraging our suppliers to conduct their business with environmental sustainability and social consciousness.

ETHICAL MARKETING

Fostering a diverse workforce and championing equal representation within our company and the fashion industry
at large.

WATER CONSERVATION

Helping our customers in the fashion industry to reduce their water consumption and achieve their water conservation goals, conserving tens of millions of liters of water annually, compared to analog printing.

BE THE CHANGE

DIVERSITY, EQUITY
& INCLUSION

Creating a gender-equitable, welcoming and comfortable work environment in which our employees can express themselves freely and feel supported to achieve their best.

CLIMATE ACTION
& ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Minimizing our carbon footprint and increasing operational eco-efficiency.

GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT

Nurturing employees' professional growth with learning, training, and skills development.

GREEN CHEMISTRY

Expanding our chemical engineering methods to minimize hazardous substances.

EMPLOYEE HEALTH
& SAFETY

Ensuring the health and safety of our people across all facilities, especially those in technical positions.

ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Implementing more sustainable and efficient production processes and products in our ink development and manufacturing business.

WORK ENVIRONMENT &
TERMS OF EMPLOYEMENT

Providing our employees with rewarding and engaging work conditions.

WASTE MANAGEMENT

Reducing production of waste and increasing recycling and reuse rates in our manufacturing.

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS IN 2021

Chris Blakeslee, President, BELLA+CANVAS

“If you’re in the game and you are not really thinking about how to use influencers and then of course by extension social media in general, to grow your business, you have to make it a number one priority from a sales and marketing standpoint.”

Keynote Presentation

Recently named among the Advertising Specialty Institute’s “Power 50 List,” Chris brings 28 years of experience, spanning a number of apparel, technology, and investment firms.

Marci Zaroff, Founder and CEO, ECOfashion Corp

“Let’s design a new reality. Let’s wear the change we all wish to see in the world.”

Keynote Presentation

Marci Zaroff coined the term “ECOfashion” in 1995 and is an internationally-recognized ECOlifestyle expert, educator, innovator, serial entrepreneur, and Author of ECOrenaissance: Co-Creating A Stylish, Sexy and Sustainable World.

Carlos Arias, CEO, Denim Forward

“It’s about stopping the craziness. Let me tell you what the craziness is. The craziness is thinking that today we can predict what consumers will want in one year. That is craziness. It’s not possible. I don’t think I can predict what consumers want next month.”

Keynote Presentation

With more than 20 years of executive leadership in apparel and fashion, Carlos has completely revamped his production model to align with Kornit Digital’s vision of sustainable, on-demand production.

Kornit Fashion Week Los Angeles + Industry 4.0 Event Panel Discussion:
November 5, 2021

Kirby Best, Bespoke MFG

Asher Levine, Fashion Designer

Carlos Arias, Denim Forward

Lisa Morales-Hellebo, RefashiondOS

Michael Sanders, Digital Bias Consulting

Chris Walia, Tukatech

“We’ve been focused on helping designers figure out how to make it also producible, the right price point and turnaround time, and easily replicable structures if you are going to produce it across a distributed network—and consistency, and quality, and color saturation, and all the things.” – Lisa Morales-Hellebo

Kornit Fashion Week Los Angeles + Industry 4.0 Event Panel Discussion:
November 4, 2021

Julia Clancey, Fashion Designer

Omer Kulka, Kornit Digital

Dana Todd, Balodana

Sherri Barry, Arizona Fashion Source

Lisa Morales-Hellebo, RefashiondOS

Michael Sanders, Digital Bias Consulting

Ketty Pillet, Lectra

“You can’t look at what the cost of the garment is, cut and sew. We’ve gone way beyond that. We’ve taken out all the headaches, all the things where things can go wrong, all the time, all the management, all the staffing. We alleviate it all, and then we have the solution right here. It’s absolutely, 100% the way forward.” – Julia Clancey

Kornit Fashion Week Los Angeles + Industry 4.0 Event Panel Discussion:
November 3, 2021

Gart Davis, Spoonflower 

Dana Todd, Balodana

Shain Shalom, Fashion Designer

Sherri Barry, Arizona Fashion Source

Carlos Arias, Denim Forward

Renton Leversedge, DanMar

Michael Waas, TIPA

“Great designers are designing beautiful products that people want to wear, and when you can do that one at a time, you truly have the opportunity to create the sustainable, enduring product in people’s wardrobes. That’s why I think on-demand is a win for sustainability.” – Sherri Barry

Kornit Fashion Week Los Angeles + Industry 4.0 Event Panel Discussion:
November 2, 2021

Ronen Samuel, Kornit Digital
Kobi Halperin, Fashion Designer
Michael Waas, TIPA
Brian Vieweg, Top Value Fabrics
Matthew Wallace, DXM Inc.
Ram Sareen, Tukatech

“The consumer is the one who has the wallet. They will dictate how things will be done going forward. And the brands and retailers that do not change to that will die. And I’m using that word, ‘die.’ They will go away.” – Matthew Wallace