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Sustainability

Sustainability Archives

Government’s National Plastics Plan to close the loop on plastic waste

The use of plastic is increasing across the world, and will double by 2040.

“We’re on a journey”: Thankyou unveils plastic-free collection

After exiting the bottled water market last year, Thankyou is revisiting its sustainability initiatives to offer better ...

How Deadly Denim created a collection for NYFW in just two weeks

Rebecca Barlow saw the invitation to show at NYFW as the opportunity of a lifetime. But it meant creating an eight-piece...

Officeworks launches Greener Choices sustainable products range

Stationery retailer Officeworks has introduced a sustainable product range branded Greener Choice to encourage the circu...

Why Poshmark’s CEO believes the future of retail is social

In this Q&A with the founder and CEO of Poshmark, we learn what’s behind the resale boom, and why shopping is inherently...

Adidas, Arket, Patagonia: Breathing new life into kidswear via rental

H&M’s Nordic clothing line Arket seizes an opportunity to prolong the lifespan of its garments.

Packaging firm Pact makes NZ acquisition to further circular efforts

The business’ goal is to reach the capacity to recycle more than 60,000 tonnes by 2025.

Australian Government announces roundtable to tackle textile waste

Kmart was the first retailer to put its hand up in support of the roundtable, alongside the Australian Fashion Council.

All Mirvac retail centres now run on renewable energy

And retailers will benefit, according to the firm, with 11 of the 16 centres capable of on-selling extra electricity gen...

Beyond beef: How cell-based meat could bring unlimited protein options to the table

Sydney-based biotech company Vow Foods is developing a portfolio of unconventional meat products, but when will consumer...

Kering: Why we’re using AI to measure circularity

Kering’s chief sustainability officer shares how the company is using AI and new technologies for its sustainability eff...

Can I get a refill? The rise of zero waste stores

The prevalence of single-use plastic is a global predicament. Here, three retailers tackling the problem head-on share t...

Why Adidas is swapping leather for mushrooms

Adidas and British vegan footwear brand Allkind are among the global brands bringing vegan footwear options to the marke...

How Green Common is shifting the mindset of meat eaters

Singapore has just welcomed a revolutionary food retail destination that is redefining plant-based eating.

Aussie retailers leading the clean energy race

New data reveals that Australian retailers are leading the way in the the greater adoption of renewable energy, outperfo...
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Little Green Panda: Turning straw into gold

Every year, eight million tons of plastic are dumped into the oceans. This pant-based straw company has discovered a way...

How blockchain is exposing brands’ supply chains

More businesses are peeling back the curtains on their supply chains to give consumers assurance that their suppliers an...

How Uniqlo is upping the ante on circular fashion

The retailer has launched a design competition to promote sustainable design

Why crazy rich Hong Kongers are loving resale

It's taken some time for local consumers to embrace pre-loved luxury fashion, but that's all changing.

“It’s bonkers”: Say hi to Australia’s first fashion cryptocurrency

Australian Brands Alliance founder Paul Elsibai is set to launch cryptocurrency platform, Swappay, which aims to transfo...