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Sustainability

Sustainability Archives

McDonald’s US to launch cup-reusing system with Terracycle

McDonald’s is to launch a reusable cup option for hot beverages with TerraCycle’s circular packaging service Loop.
DN Sustainability Report

The topic of the time is retail sustainability

Amid rapid shifts in the industry, it’s a trend that will only get bigger.

David Jones launches Flower Show

David Jones has introduced virtual guided tours led by horticulture experts, with behind-the-scenes content to be made a...

H&M’s Cos launches reseller platform

H&M’s subsidiary Cos has launched a pre-owned fashion platform called Resell.
Dafiti marketing campaign
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From the source: Patrick Schmidt, Global Fashion Group

Schmidt shares how the pandemic accelerated Global Fashion Group's plans, its focus on sustainability and ethical supply...
Depop first Australian campaign
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Why resale giant Depop is entering the Australian market

The resale market has grown in popularity as Gen Z and Millennials shoppers embrace secondhand fashion.
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From the source: Sage Mellet and Alyssa Carp, The Peach Pack

Fed up with the way big businesses were talking to young women about periods, these co-founders started their own compan...
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Spotlight on social enterprises

Three retail businesses that make an impact.
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Retailers, suppliers urged to eliminate plastic packaging

Businesses are being encouraged to switch to sustainable shipping materials.
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Inside Ikea’s Home of Tomorrow

A tenement building in Poland has been repurposed as a place to teach customers about sustainable living.
Image of solar panels in the shape of Woolworths' logo.

It’s possible to pursue sustainability in a time of recession. Here’s how

Contributor Craig Padoa explains how to make meaningful change without going broke.
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From the source: Anthony Chesler, Thread Together

We speak with the CEO of the fashion charity about its supports for people in need.
James Bartle

Outland Denim charts growth plans following $1.3m crowdfunding

Outland Denim founder reflects on crowdfunding and COVID-19.

When it comes to textile recycling, let’s be astronauts

Contributor Adrian Jones argues for taking action on textile waste.
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Sock retailer joins the fight against textile waste

Manrags has just announced a new recycling initiative and equity crowdfunding campaign.
Image of blue and pink socks

Subscription sock company stepping up against textile waste

Manrags is offering to pick up unwanted clothing, linen and shoes from consumers' doorstep.

Aid agencies to grade fashion industry’s response during COVID-19 crisis

Annual report on fashion supply chains to examine whether brands stood by workers during COVID-19.
Image of raw edge fabric, textiles

Good news: We’re making progress on the textile waste problem

From wild grasses to fabric: A look at the innovative tech companies making fashion more sustainable.

Many companies had been planning to go carbon neutral. Then came Covid-19

H&M, Pandora and other retailers say they're still committed to sustainability.

Single-use bags on chopping block in NSW

Single-use plastic bags could be banned in NSW within 18 months.