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As inflation rises, consumer advocacy organizations can help guide government, business and others toward priorities like sustainabiliy.
June 21, 2022 by Helena Leurent
New sustainability initiatives from URW reflect consumer desires to live a more eco-conscious lifestyle
Sponsored: New research from URW reveals strong customer demand for eco-conscious products and environmentally responsible practices from companies.
April 22, 2022 by Shelly Schembre
Assume that people buying your products don't know what a carbon footprint is — and then meet them on their terms.
February 8, 2022 by Suzanne Shelton
Sponsored: Consumers have rewired all aspects of their lives due to COVID-19 and now businesses must figure out their response to these trends.
December 22, 2021 by Pedro Gonçalves
Many brands are talking sustainability; few cut through.
December 20, 2021 by Simon Glynn
There is almost universal agreement globally that society should respond to climate change with the same urgency as it has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic.
December 6, 2021 by Leeam Goss-Layani
If we don’t reduce the habits of our “people of plenty,” we share more harm in our combined near future.
November 6, 2021 by Bruce Piasecki
Sponsored: Over 200,000 products have been certified as more sustainable through Amazon’s Climate Pledge Friendly program and the company is seeking to partner with more brands.
October 26, 2021 by Adam Werbach
One of the biggest environmental impacts is associated with the food for meat-eating pets, a product category that contributed at least 64 million metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions annually as of 2017.
September 21, 2021 by Jonathan Gomez
How to help them decrease the effort and increase the rewards.
August 12, 2021 by Diane Osgood
Beyond recycling, brands should be making investments in the other two Rs.
June 29, 2021 by Suzanne Shelton
Innovative ideas include COS clothing starting its own resale site, and Feather furniture building its own furniture to rent out.
June 28, 2021 by Holly Secon
According to a new World Wildlife Fund report, the popularity of internet searches for sustainable goods around the world has increased by 71 percent in just five years.
June 28, 2021 by Sheila Bonini
Some apparel brands are distinguishing themselves by using traceabilty technologies to create closer connections with consumers and prioritize a more circular approach.
June 25, 2021 by Phil Rosen
The British fashion brand launched ‘made to last’ sustainability manifesto geared at transforming into a fully regenerative and circular business model by 2030.
April 23, 2021 by Cecilia Keating
It's not consumers who are worth listening to, but … economists?
April 6, 2021 by Joel Makower
The intention-action gap gives rise to the opportunity for brands to step up and help their customers do better.
March 23, 2021 by Diane Osgood
Sponsored: For more sustainable consumer products, thank a buyer.
March 4, 2021 by Euan Murray
Companies are learning how consumer intentions align with their actions and how sustainability executives can influence those behaviors for the better.
February 18, 2021 by Mike De Socio
Why don’t more people choose to bank with climate-friendly retail banks that have clear environmental investment and loan policies?
February 17, 2021 by Diane Osgood
What do people expect of the companies they buy from, and how do those expectations drive brand preferences and product purchases?
February 16, 2021 by Suzanne Shelton
The next generation is looking for brands to lead the way and want brands to create change with them, not just for them.
January 26, 2021 by Alleeya Hassim
If sustainability’s importance to consumers and purchasers didn’t go away in the midst of a global pandemic, will it ever?
December 15, 2020 by Diane Osgood
Rethinking supply chains and infrastructure to create a circular economy is critical, but these structures and innovations will work only if consumers embrace the new models.
November 23, 2020 by Lauren Phipps
Sponsored: Sendle CEO James Chin Moody shares how small businesses can improve sustainability efforts and minimize environmental impact.
November 10, 2020 by James Chin Moody