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Unilever has ‘lost the plot,’ according to fund manager

Unilever has ‘lost the plot’ by trying too hard to display its sustainability credentials instead of focusing on running the business, says leading fund manager Terry Smith.
Italian fashion brand Prada and sportswear giant Adidas are collaborating on a new collection of sportswear garments made with recycled nylon.

Adidas collaborates with Prada on recycled nylon collection

Italian fashion brand Prada and sportswear giant Adidas are collaborating on a new collection of sportswear garments made with recycled nylon.
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UK spend on ethical products shoots past £100bn for first time

// Annual spend on ethical products in the UK soared past £100bn for the first time // Consumer lifestyle changes were prompted by the pandemic...
Tesco has launched the UK’s first-ever commercially used, fully electrified, heavy-freight articulated trucks.

Tesco set to begin UK’s first commercial use of fully electric HGVs

Tesco has launched the UK’s first-ever commercially used, fully electrified, heavy-freight articulated trucks.
New research has revealed that UK shoppers celebrating Christmas prefer a festive season that is more environmentally friendly.

Over half of UK adults want a more sustainable, “greener” Christmas

New research has revealed that UK shoppers celebrating Christmas prefer a festive season that is more environmentally friendly.
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Gen Z turns its back on fast fashion to focus on sustainable options

Young people are “increasingly turning their backs on fast fashion”, citing environmental concerns as their main motivation.
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M&S signs new £850m loan linked to Plan A net zero targets

M&S has signed a new £850m RCF linked to sustainability targets, highlighting a focus on meeting its Plan A roadmap to net zero.
Dobbies mock-up of EV charge point

Dobbies offers shoppers easy access to EV chargers

Dobbies has revealed plans to install EV chargers at stores nationwide from next spring, in a move which will provide shoppers with easy access to affordable and fast electric vehicle (EV) charging.
Amazon waste

Amazon’s plastic waste surges by a third during pandemic

// Amazon’s plastic packaging increased by almost a third, to 270,000 tonnes, during the pandemic last year, according to a new report from marine conservation...
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New Look donates 1,000 laptops as part of pre-Christmas charity initiative

New Look has donated more than 1,000 tech items as part of a charity initiative to help some of the most vulnerable in society.

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The commerce revolution is here!

The P2C report: Radically rethinking commerce Our new report reveals the findings from a survey of 750 senior decision-makers involved in managing product information. Read...