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How Fair Harbor, one of fashion's fastest-growing sustainable brands, hit record sales during the pandemic: 'Nimble' manufacturing and close tabs on customer feedback

6 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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Just before the pandemic hit the US, in February, Business Insider spoke to Jake Danehy, 26, and his sister Caroline, 23 , the cofounders of Fair Harbor, a brand that turns recycled water bottles into clothing.
At the time of our first conversation, Fair Harbor's business was booming. It was on track to recycle over 3 million water bottles by 2021 and it had launched the Round Trip Initiative, a program where the company takes any old swimsuits from its customers in exchange for a discount code for future Fair Harbor purchases.
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