Sustainability

CitySprint continues EV fleet expansion with rollout of 40 new electric vans

2nd February 2023|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

CitySprint — the UK same day distribution company — has announced the expansion of their electric vehicle (EV) fleet with the acquisition of 40 new electric vans from [...]

Samsung Electronics showcases a new era of digital signage at ISE 2023

2nd February 2023|Company News, Latest News, Show News, Sustainability|

Samsung’s latest technologies demonstrate its commitment for a more sustainable future, on display to visitors at the world's leading AV and systems integration exhibition in Barcelona Samsung [...]

Glovo delivers 2 million meals to vulnerable people in global effort to reduce food waste

20th December 2022|Company News, Latest News, People, Sustainability|

Through the Glovo Access program Glovo has delivered over 2 million meals to vulnerable people, and over 480,000 orders with a social purpose Glovo Access has contributed to saving [...]

Sainsbury’s ramps up removal of single-use plastic lids, saving 71 million pieces of plastic annually

8th December 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Sainsbury’s announces it will be removing single-use plastic lids across its own-brand dip pots in 2023 This follows the removal of single-use plastic lids on yoghurt, crème [...]

Co-op commits to ‘clearing’ shelves of all coloured milk bottle tops to increase recyclability

16th November 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Co-op has committed to removing all coloured milk bottle caps from its shelves, the convenience retailer has today confirmed, delivering ‘clear’ benefits for the recyclability of the [...]

Louis Vuitton, Cadogan, Moët & Chandon and SUGi partner together on second rewilding project in Chelsea, London – Serenity Forest

7th November 2022|Latest News, Projects, Sustainability|

Second pocket forest planted on Cadogan Estate showcases how minimal urban space can maximise biodiversity ‘Serenity Forest’ will see 240sqm of previously concreted land planted with 780 [...]

Dunelm launches 2022 Sustainability Report highlighting ongoing commitment to circular economy

25th October 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Homeware retailer Dunelm has launched its 2022 Sustainability Report which highlights the progress made on their Pathway to Zero Commitment - the business is on a journey [...]

Yodel plants 1,200 trees with Green Task Force for military veterans

21st October 2022|Company News, Latest News, People, Sustainability|

UK independent parcel carrier Yodel has planted 1,200 trees in partnership with Rewards.Earth and the Green Task Force to provide ‘green therapy’ for military veterans. The Green Task Force is a [...]

Central England Co-op hits major milestone in partnership with food waste app Too Good To Go

17th October 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Over 100,000 meals have now been saved from going to waste as a result of a partnership between retailer Central England Co-op (CEC) and the world’s largest [...]

Co-op gets to ‘core’ of crop challenges faced by UK apple growers to help shoppers bring more of the harvest home

29th September 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Co-op have introduced a range of measures to get to the ‘core’ of issues faced by the apple industry facing crop challenges due to hot weather and [...]

Betty the e-waste shark washed a-store at Thistles shopping centre

23rd September 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Thistles shopping centre has unveiled a new art installation, Betty the e-waste shark, which has been making a splash with shoppers. Betty is a life-sized basking shark [...]

The Future of Retail at Autumn Fair and Moda

15th September 2022|Latest News, Show News, Sustainability, Trends|

Four days, four destinations, twelve product sectors, thousands of retailers, hundreds of exhibitors showcasing millions of new and innovative products including homeware, décor, gifts, greetings and stationery, [...]

Let’s Go Circular: the Cambridge Community joins forces this October at Grand Arcade Cambridge

14th September 2022|Latest News, Show News, Sustainability|

Grand Arcade is hosting a week-long event of exhibitions and activities, from 22 to 30 October, focusing on the Circular Economy to give practical examples and ideas [...]

ProCook Volunteers join Life’s a Beach Charity for beach clean

14th September 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Employees from UK kitchenware brand ProCook joined Life’s a Beach charity and Printwaste to clean up waste from the beach at popular seaside destination Weston-Super-Mare following a [...]

eBay partners with Reskinned to expand preloved offering

12th September 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

eBay has announced a new partnership with Reskinned, sustainable preloved clothing repair and resale specialists, to expand the online marketplace’s offering of preloved items and reduce growing [...]

Upbeat Autumn Fair highlights key trends for Home, Gift & Fashion

7th September 2022|Latest News, Show News, Sustainability, Trends|

Autumn Fair, the UK’s leading wholesale marketplace for Home, Gift, Fashion and Sourcing at NEC Birmingham, delivered a comprehensive series of trend-led presentations and catwalk shows this [...]

Trendsetter receives high ‘environment’ and ‘worker’ score as it is awarded Certified B Corporation Status

7th September 2022|Company News, Latest News, Sustainability|

Trendsetter, a sustainable bedding manufacturing house and parent company of The Fine Bedding Company and Night Owl, has recently announced its global certification as a B Corporation. The brand [...]

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