Natural 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 E-Consignment Platform thredUP Launches Collection To De-Stigmatize Used Clothes

The thrift retailer's newly launched repurposed collection leverages trends in sustainability and exclusive access by encouraging shoppers to reclaim the word 'secondhand'

Merchandising & Curation 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 L'Oréal-Backed Brand Is Changing The Conversation Around Organic Beauty

The founder of sustainable & organic beauty brand Seed Phytonutrients explains how the shift in natural beauty and personal care distribution channels has the potential to benefit everyone, from farmers and brands to consumers and the environment

Delivery & Logistics Tetra Pak's Cubed Design Supports Sustainable And Economic Packaging

As retailers in the food and beverage space increasingly look to provide customers with the lower-cost and eco-friendly products they demand, Tetra Pak offers a stackable, compact, affordable alternative to traditional packaging

Design Adidas Employee Event And Restaurant Campus Offers Flexible Work Environment

The fitness brand is investing in its employees with an innovative and flexible events building called Halftime, encouraging workers to connect, collaborate and relax

Interview 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

Automotive Mitsubishi Drivers Can Power Their Car And Home Via Solar Platform

The Dendo Drive House system allows for owners to power multiple vehicles and their home via the sun's energy, enabling flexible, sustainable and economic power for all

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

Food & Beverage Danone Caps Font Vella Water With App-Integrated, Reusable Hydration Tracker

The digitally integrated caps are designed to align with consumer values like sustainability and wellness, letting them reuse the top on any water bottle and linking with a hydration-tracking app

Luxury Digital-Native Luxury Resale Brand Invests In 30 Retail Stores

The reseller will utilize $25 million in Series-C funding to invest in its brick-and-mortar strategy, also integrating new technology and talent acquisition in a booming resale space

Features Interview: How The RealReal Leverages Circular Luxury Apparel For A Sustainable Future

Ahead of his appearance at Shoptalk, The RealReal's head of omni-channel, Michael Groffenberger, caught up with PSFK to share his insights on the future of luxury consignment, as well as how consumers are increasingly turning to more sustainable, economic and eco-friendly options

Home IKEA Rental Program Heightens Sustainability And Convenience

The company is pursuing its eco-friendly and affordability goals with a trial rental service in Switzerland, letting customers return used furniture to be refurbished and leased