PROFILING KEY GLOBAL CAPITAL MARKET PLAYERS AND INFLUENTIALS SHAPING MARKETS, CORPORATE REPUTATIONS AND VALUATIONS.
From the Agora - Consumers and Sustainability
Procter & Gamble: Herbal Essences Announces Commitment to Help Mitigate Biodiversity Loss   
March 03, 2020
Source: Sustainable Brands - Herbal Essences & the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew pledge to help save 20 endangered plants from extinction in 2020
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Sustainable Sanitary Towels Made From Plants   
March 03, 2020
Source: Technology Network - Three environmentally-conscious students from the University of Southern Denmark noticed that it is impossible to find sustainable sanitary towels and tampons in stores. So, now they have developed a disposable sanitary towel...
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Online shopping isn’t all that green, researchers say   
March 03, 2020
Source: Sustainability Times - “We found that shopping via bricks and clicks (click and fulfillment via physical store delivery) most likely decreases the GHG footprints when substituting traditional shopping, while FMCGs (fast-moving consumer goods) purchased...
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NEWS M&S expands fill-your-own-container scheme to promote sustainability   
March 03, 2020
Source: Packaging Gateway - The trial scheme allowed customers to fill their own containers with 44 packaging-free products including coffee, cereals, pasta, and confectionery. According to the company, 25 of these products sold better than their pre-packed...
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5 sustainable sneaker brands selling cool shoes at affordable prices   
March 03, 2020
Source: South China Morning Post - Eco-friendly and sustainable fashion is booming, with everyone from designer labels to fast fashion getting in on the action. While ready-to-wear seems to dominate these new markets, another category that is booming is footwear,...
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Unilever Reaches Gender Balance Across Management Team of 14,000   
March 02, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - Unilever, the maker of Dove soap and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, said it has reached gender balance across its global management ranks a year ahead of the company’s target.
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What the food industry can teach fashion about sustainability   
February 27, 2020
Source: Vogue Business - Providing resources and support to suppliers and changing the marketing around sustainable options are two lessons fashion can learn from food.
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Asia can overtake the west in sustainable investing   
February 27, 2020
Source: FT - Asia is the dynamo of today’s global economy. But it lags behind the west in one critically-important regard: commitment to environmentally and socially sustainable investment.
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Green Is The Hottest Color In The Toy Box, As Manufacturers Embrace Sustainability   
February 27, 2020
Source: Forbes - Sustainable, recyclable and plant-based were the most popular adjectives in the exhibit booths at this year’s New York Toy Fair, as toy makers large and small announced initiatives and new products designed to show their devotion...
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Convenience, sustainability driving potato pack design   
February 26, 2020
Source: The Packer - The challenge to creating a compelling package for potatoes is complex, because bags must protect product integrity while attracting a shopper’s attention, says Jeff Watkin, marketing director with Collinsville, Ill.-based...
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