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Sustainability

Sustainability Archives

Tommy Hilfiger wants to create a more sustainable brand moving forward.

Tommy Hilfiger pledges to make its operations far more sustainable

Fashion brand unveils its latest effort to push toward sustainability.

ASOS completes carbon strategy, emissions down 30 per cent

ASOS has seen three years straight of carbon reduction per order.

Is the dress green or red? Planet-friendly couture won’t be for everyone but it can lead the way

How far is the fashion industry from being a “completely sustainable” industry?

Countdown testing ten weeks without plastic produce bags

Three of the chain's stores will see more than a tonne of plastic removed over the test period.

Reducing environmental impact now shapes consumer behaviour

Environmental concerns spur change in shopping habits.

Best of 2019: Sustainability

We recap some of our favourite stories on sustainability from the past year.

A useful guide for CEOs on how to make ethical decisions in business

Business leaders can no longer stand by and watch from the sidelines.
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Why it’s OK to not be perfect on sustainability

Retailers shouldn't wait to be perfect to talk about their sustainability journey.

Sustainability a bigger factor in Kiwis’ purchasing decisions

New research shows the growing importance of sustainability in retail.

Carbon offsetting tool launches in New Zealand

CarbonClick allows customers to take action against carbon emissions.
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Sustainability is a culture, not a role

Businesses need to do well for the planet to maintain customer loyalty.

Country Road’s next “Green Star” store coming to Newmarket

Environmentally friendly design to be rolled out across the store network.

Online retailer launches edible coffee cups

Twiice looks to wean consumers off plastic habit with edible coffee cups.

Countdown to offer paper bags at checkout

Supermarket launches alternative ahead of looming plastic bag ban.

Sustainability high on the agenda for shoppers

Sustainable-minded shoppers to spend up to $150 billion on sustainable products by 2021, study shows.

Google to measure environmental impact of fashion

Tech giant announces tool to examine industry-wide problem.

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.
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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.