Sustainable Design

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 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

Analysis PSFK Retail Conference Preview: How Eileen Fisher Enables Conscious Retailing

Ahead of presenting at PSFK's Future of Retail 2019 Conference next month, Eileen Fisher's Vice President, Amy Hall, shares how the brand manages to balance profitability with sustainability, and drive engagement by providing solutions to consumer demand for ethical, transparent retail

Cafe & Restaurant Sustainable Bistro Shows How Design Can Reduce Food Waste

The NYC pop-up curated by Finnish designers educated visitors on the possibility of design and food production that conserves and reuses resources while still offering delectable meals

Packaging & Product Engagement Environmentally-Friendly T-Shirt Packaging Turns Into Measuring Tape

T-shirt brand 10pt stores its products in spiral tubes that turn into fully functioning measuring tapes along with cases to contain them, encouraging waste reduction with sustainable packaging

Design The World's First Energy-Positive Hotel Is Planned For The Arctic

The hotel by design firm Snohetta is designed to generate its own energy through a variety of sustainable sources like solar and geothermal

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel A Former Navy Airfield Near Boston Will Be Turned Into A Smart City

The planned development will be home to self-driving cars and shuttles as well as green space and units for offices and residents

Food & Beverage This Vertical Farmhouse Could Grow Produce To Feed 180,000 People

Backed by Jeff Bezos, Plenty recently won $200 million in funding to open a new vertical farm location in Seattle

Design Food Waste Turned Into Building Materials

A new report created by Arup Group shows how food waste can turn into construction materials

Cafe & Restaurant Old Prison Complex To Be Transformed Into A Buzzing Eco-Forward Neighborhood

OMA is in the business of turning trash into treasure by redeveloping an old prison complex and turning it into an eco-city neighborhood

Technology Google Wants To Help Cities Become Circular Economies

Along with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the two companies want to work together to help cities become more sustainable

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket Montreal Supermarket Opens Up A Huge Rooftop Garden

IGA supermarket owner Richard Duchemin took the city's request seriously to install a green roof to his building the extra green mile

Advertising 2017 Born Design Awards Survey A Contemporary Twist On Minimalism

The program spotlights design that blends simplicity with functionality and an emotional connection

Delivery & Logistics How Small Will Beat Big And Save The Fashion Industry

Lawrence Lenihan, Resonance co-CEO and co-founder, discusses the company's "Full Stack Fashion" approach where they operate in real time to deliver fashion garments on-demand

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