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corporate social responsibility

corporate social responsibility Archives

Opinion: The danger of cute, woke marketing initiatives

Brands that make changes to signal their ‘wokeness’ without backing up the message with meaningful action risk reputatio...

When profit meets purpose: It’s fashionable to care

Here’s how the fashion community is leading the way with purpose-driven strategies and receiving the support it needs to...

Opinion: Brands struggle to find purposeful responses to the Ukraine war

Retail has done well responding to crises lately with moves that make a positive impact, but the war in Ukraine is prov...

Mardi Gras and retail: How your brand can avoid “rainbow washing”

What sets apart retailers that have effective campaigns to support the underrepresented is a long-term focus and a commi...

Community and connection: How Mirvac is reimagining Aussie shopping centres

Shopping centres have long been a meeting place for people from all backgrounds, but now it’s time to up the ante.

VIDEO: T-shirt label Kind is Cool on how to become a true LGBTQI+ ally

Kind is Cool founder Amber Wilkinson and 78er and gay liberation movement co-founder Jude Munro discuss how brands can b...

What do investors need to know about corporate social responsibility?

Investors play an important role pushing firms towards becoming better corporate citizens.

From purpose to profit: Why consumers care about values-driven brands

Research reveals the pull of purpose-driven brands on those in charge of the purse strings.

“One dollar can save a life”: Retailers offer help to Covid-ravaged India

Over the last few weeks, tech giants, fashion brands, celebrities and foreign governments have sent much-needed money an...

Why The Body Shop is going back to its activist roots

The ethical cosmetics and skincare brand is launching its activist store concept in Melbourne this weekend.

Video: Here’s how Deciem has changed since Black Lives Matter

An interview with Deciem CEO Nicola Kilner about how the beauty giant is educating and engaging staff around systemic ra...
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From the source: Clothing the Gap

This Aboriginal-owned social enterprise sells cool tees with a message and aims to unite Indigenous and non-Indigenous A...

Retailers get into the Mardi Gras spirit

Local retailers are throwing their support behind the famous Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras.

Getting rid of plastic bags

A windfall for supermarkets but it won’t do much for the environment.

Supre launches philanthropic foundation

Fashion brand goes beyond selling mini skirts to millennials in initiative to support social causes.

The Good Guys, NSW government launch new initiative

Appliance replacement initiative to help low-income households cut costs on energy bills.