Saturday, December 4, 2021
M&S

M&S to buy more high-end garments from Bangladesh

M&S has revealed plans to purchase more high-end garments from Bangladesh as it commits to diversifying its products.
Aldi trials first deposit return scheme at Bathgate store, West Lothian, Scotland

Aldi trials first deposit return scheme in Scotland

Aldi is trialling its first deposit return scheme at its Bathgate store in West Lothian, Scotland
Iceland

Iceland to collect old plastic bags from The Food Warehouse customers

Iceland has launched a new plastic bag collection service for its Food Warehouse customers as part of its home deliveries.
Ikea has revealed it will phase out plastic from consumer packaging by 2028 as it moves towards only using renewable or recycled materials

Ikea to eliminate plastic from consumer packaging by 2028

Ikea has revealed it will phase out plastic from consumer packaging by 2028 as it moves towards only using renewable or recycled materials.
Nisa

Nisa to cut food waste with new campaign

Nisa has announced it will recruit hundreds more of its retailers to a campaign in an effort to reduce food waste.
The John Lewis Partnership has created a £1m fund inviting academics, charities and start-ups to pitch sustainable ideas

John Lewis launches £1m sustainable innovation fund to tackle ‘throwaway’ culture

The John Lewis Partnership has created a £1m fund inviting academics, charities and start-ups to pitch sustainable ideas.
Tesco is launching a refillable line of cleaning products that could save up to 60 million pieces of plastic a year.

Tesco to offer refillable cleaning sprays in bid to reduce plastic packaging

Tesco is launching a refillable line of cleaning products that could save up to 60 million pieces of plastic a year.
Primark Cares sustainability

Primark sustainability strategy will not “put prices up”

Chief executive Paul Marchant reveals focus on making sustainable clothing affordable to all and confirms no plans for an ecommerce platform.
Ikea

Ikea offers ‘Green Friday’ discount on buy back and resell furniture

Ikea has announced it will make use of its buy back and resell scheme this Black Friday in an effort to encourage customers to recycle.
Asos and the Centre for Sustainable Fashion have released the Asos Circular Design Guidebook

Asos releases circular design guidebook for designers & brands

Asos and the Centre for Sustainable Fashion have released the Asos Circular Design Guidebook to help designers, students and fashion brands.

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E-commerce payments after the pandemic

Ecommerce sales saw the equivalent of five years of growth in just 12 months last year. As retailers race to create seamless online shopping experiences, where...