Nestle, Mars and Unilever are among the 17 multinational consumer goods firms leading a new corporate coalition dedicated to tackling deforestation, forest degradation and land conversion in supply chains.
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When it comes to fashion we all like to express ourselves in different ways. Whether it’s hats, shoes, dresses, accessories or even just a bit of glitter, how we dress in public and how we look in public is important to lots of people.
NEW YORK, United States – Jana Nesbitt, 42, like thousands of other consumers still stuck working from home, said she has hardly bought any clothing since the start of the pandemic. She cancelled her Rent the Runway subscription as well, after using the service for more than a year.
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MILAN – As the pandemic has accelerated the digital push and further awakened consumers’ environmental and social consciousness, many companies are tapping both trends to shape the fashion industry of the future. Italy’s Idee Brand Platform, for one, has developed an online destination, dubbed the Sustainable Brand Platform, that uses blockchain technology to offer environmental and ethical ratings for international emerging fashion brands.
Episode 91 of the Sustainable Business Covered podcast delivers three exclusive interviews with experts across the built environment sector to mark World Green Building Week 2020. With buildings accounting for around 40% of global energy consumption and 33% of emissions, this sector is a key focus in the transition to net-zero.