Economy and the environment

Fashion & Apparel Everlane Dedicates New Sub-brand To Carbon-Neutral Sneakers

The DTC retailer aims to offer an eco-friendly alternative to the hype cycle of sneaker culture

Brand Activation & Immersion H&M To Sell Second-Hand Apparel As Part Of Sustainability Strategy

The fast-fashion retailer is increasing its sustainability measures with the sale of second-hand merchandise from its subsidiary brand & Other Stories

Analysis Interview: How A Circular Shopping Platform Lets Consumers Own The Product, Not The Packaging

Loop's co-founder explains how the sustainable packaging platform works with brands like P&G, Unilever and more to enable ecologically sound consumption patterns with durable containers designed for refill and reuse

Children Disney's Internal Design Tool Helps Retailers Implement Recyclable Packaging

Disney and the Toy Association are aiming to set a new industry standard, releasing a SmartPackaging tool that provides smaller retailers with the resources they need to enable sustainable design

Shopper Education & Assistance Sperry Sporters Can Ask Alexa How To Reduce Environmental Footprint

The footwear retailer is raising awareness among consumers on ocean pollution with an Alexa Skill called Sperry Waterkeeper

Beauty Humankind Lets Shoppers Order Products Like Deodorant In Refillable Containers

The personal hygiene company is reducing plastic waste by providing shoppers with refillable applicators and containers for everyday products like deodorant and shampoo

Delivery & Logistics Sustainable Grocery Startup Offers Same-Day No-Package Delivery

The Wally Shop delivers farm-fresh groceries from local partners via bike courier in reusable packaging that it will pick up from shoppers upon their next order

Consumer Goods Loop Helps UPS, PepsiCo, P&G And More Enable No-Waste Packaging

The circular shopping platform transforms the single-use packaging of everyday items like toothpaste or ice cream into durable and reusable containers, curbing waste by letting consumers use and return rather than discard

Merchandising & Curation Antibad Is Connecting Shoppers With Sustainable Fashion

The brainchild of a fashion industry veteran with a strong environmental conscious, Antibad will help push eco-friendly brands to the masses

Packaging & Product Engagement PSFK Spotlight From Facebook's 2019 Trends Report: Circular Economy

Eco-conscious brands are incorporating recycled materials into new goods to reduce their environmental impact, while shoppers are buying products from sellers who reflect their values

Retail Kickstarter Resource Center Helps Companies Implement Sustainable Practices

The platform supporting startups is offering members an Environmental Resources Centre to advise them on eco-friendly practices in manufacturing, packaging and more, responding to consumer demand for brand sustainability and transparency

Advertising Jackson Hole Tourism Campaign Encourages Visitors To Instagram Responsibly

To prevent damage caused by overcrowding of its natural sites, Jackson Hole Travel & Tourism Board is encouraging visitors to use its geotag "Keep Jackson Hole Wild" instead of exact locations as part of its increased sustainability plans

Post Purchase Service & Support Consumers Can Earn Credit At Reformation By Upcycling Their Used Clothes

Conscious apparel retailer Reformation partnered with Thredup to launch a loyalty program that incentivizes consigning clothing by offering consumers store credit for their used wares

Food & Beverage HelloFresh Caters To Conscious Consumers With Eco-Friendly Packaging

In a push toward sustainability, HelloFresh is incorporating recycle-able and biodegradable packaging into its meal kits to help reduce landfill waste

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