Sustainability Archives - Inside Retail

The North Face shuts stores in bid to make Earth Day global holiday

Outdoor retailers urges customers to switch off for a day.

H&M to tell customers exactly where their clothes were made

The retailer will start sharing which factory made each garment it sells.

Kiwis confused by the way businesses talk about sustainability

Companies doing good aren’t talking about it enough, survey finds.

The Warehouse Group goes carbon neutral

CEO says climate change can no longer be ignored.

Ecostore named leading sustainable brand in NZ for fifth consecutive year

Auckland-based retailer says NZ needs more companies championing sustainability.

DHL launches electric delivery vehicles across New Zealand

E-vehicles expected to reduce CO2 emissions by 80 per cent.

Sales of nude veggies soar as NZ supermarkets ditch plastic packaging

Sales of some vegetables increased by up to 300 per cent.

Recycling is not enough

Zero-packaging stores show we can kick our plastic addiction.

How Kathmandu turns bottles into bags

Retailer has recycled millions of plastic bottles.

Plastic industry encourages sustainable action

Plastics groups say fact-based action is needed.

Countdown offers free electric vehicle charging across Waikato

EV owners can now charge their cars at five Countdown sites.

Kiwi Property commits to reduce waste

Recycled plastic bottles form the face of waste reduction campaign.

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