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Posted on Nov 16 2015 - 11:23am by John Peters
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How a Breakthrough Product Portfolio Assessment is Changing Business Strategy and Yielding New Value URBAN SPACE: BASF products are everywhere in your home BASF, a Platinum Sponsor of Sustainable Brands, will be presenting the latest developments in its Sustainable Solution Steering™ project at the Sustainable Brands London event in Windsor (Nov 16-18). BASF has systematically reviewed and evaluated...

Posted on Nov 16 2015 - 10:55am by John Peters
Comments Off on Over 450 thought leaders from 30+ countries will gather at SB’15 London

In less than two weeks, over 450 thought leaders from 30+ countries will gather at SB’15 London to discuss, share, and explore the evolving solutions allowing them to successfully translate environmental and social purpose into business and brand value. The event will boast three days of jam-packed programming providing the latest intelligence from top researchers, tangible solutions from brands...

Posted on Sep 8 2015 - 12:25pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Sustainable Brands Relocates Brand Innovation Conference to Beaumont Windsor Estate

Sustainable Brands® recently announced details for its pan-European conference to be held at the Beaumont Estate in Windsor, November 16-18. SB’15 London will gather nearly 500 senior-level brand strategists, sustainability executives and business model innovators for co-creative dialogue at an ‘out-of-the-city’ venue with intent to spark new and unexpected ideas. The program theme, ‘How Now’,...

Posted on Aug 7 2015 - 8:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Travis Perkins plc displays exemplary leadership in sustainable purchasing

The work Travis Perkins plc has undertaken with VitalMetrics has received the Supplier Leadership Award from the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC). The Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council (SPLC), based in the USA, has presented VitalMetrics with the prestigious Supplier Leadership Award for work undertaken with Travis Perkins plc in providing sustainability impact spend analysis...

Posted on Aug 6 2015 - 11:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on The Ultimate High Performance E-Bike

Trefecta stands for the ultimate combination of technology, mobility and connectivity; integrating these three elements to construct the perfect e-bike. An international team of Dutch, Swiss and German engineers draw on a background in aerospace and automotive engineering, which results in a unique and innovative perspective to redefine mobility. Their expertise and passion sets the bar to the highest...

Posted on Aug 5 2015 - 11:05am by John Peters
Comments Off on Charity hails new law as a vital step forwards in walking investment

For the first time ever, the Government has laid down in law a commitment to act upon the decline in people walking. National charity Living Streets is celebrating the Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy being made into law as a positive step towards walking and calling for this commitment to be matched by the government earmarking funds in the upcoming Spending Review. People today walk almost...

Posted on Aug 4 2015 - 2:05pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Royal Parks partners with Second Serve & Will To Win to launch environmentally friendly tennis balls

The Royal Parks Foundation announces the release of an exclusive eco-friendly tennis ball. With “tennis fever” sweeping the nation, these balls are designed to ensure that we can continue to enjoy this centuries-old sport whilst being friendly to the environment. More than 17,000 hours of tennis are played annually on Royal Parks’ tennis courts; equating to almost two days’ worth of tennis...

Posted on Jul 31 2015 - 3:10pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Sainsbury’s Going the Extra Mile to Encourage Bags for Life

Sainsbury’s the Uk supermarket giant has stated it is committed to being the UK’s greenest grocer. In their Sustainability Plan, they have committed that by 2020 they will make sure that their own packaging has been reduced by a half compared to 2005. They have reduced the size and increased the recycled content of our single-use plastic carrier bags. All of the orange plastic carrier bags are...

Posted on Jul 31 2015 - 8:10am by John Peters
Comments Off on RHP and Thames Water make waves together with water efficiency campaign

With support from Thames Water, RHP is launching a five week Social Media campaign called ‘Water Wonderful World’ to help their customers save water, energy and money this summer. Throughout the next five weeks RHP will promote a water saving tip once a week on their Facebook and Twitter pages. They’ll be asking their customers to send in photos of themselves acting out the tips to be in line...

Posted on Jul 24 2015 - 7:05pm by John Peters
Comments Off on Rainforest Alliance achieved major milestones

During 2014, the Rainforest Alliance achieved major milestones. The early part of the year saw the millionth Rainforest Alliance CertifiedTM farm. By the end of the year, nearly 2000 Rainforest Alliance Certified forestry operations were protecting over 100 million acres of forestland worldwide. Forest carbon projects verified by the Rainforest Alliance kept 15 million tons of greenhouse gas emissions...