Episode is a thrift shop located in multiple European countries, including the Netherlands. The store works with second-hand clothing, which they check on quality and style. After the initial check and necessary repairs, the clothing gets washed and transported to shops, where it is given a second life.
Episode gives customers the opportunity to make sustainable choices. Reusing and recycling clothing is better for the environment than purchasing clothing from fast fashion brands. Furthermore, Episode uses washing machines with a green label and uses steam generated by electric boilers to dry their garments. The boilers are furthermore powered by solar panels.
Sustainable cities and communities: Thrift shops like Episode encourage communities to shop more sustainably and lead to less shopping in fast fashion shops.
Responsible Consumption and Production: Episode reuses and recycles clothing, therefore creating less waste.
Climate action: Episode's washing and drying are done sustainably. Furthermore, the CO2 emissions are reduced as there is no manufacturing process involved.