Wednesday, January 26, 2022
M&S store exterior

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...
New Look storefront

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.

Tesco turns to refrigerated rail freight service to tackle HGV crisis

Tesco has announced it will introduce a refrigerated rail freight service that will lower its carbon emissions while reducing the number of lorries it needs on the road.
Morrisons, Kirkby store

Morrisons works with food & drink suppliers to reduce greenhouse gases

Morrisons is working with its own-brand suppliers to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as part of its ongoing sustainability commitments.

Hurr raises over £4m funding for expansion plans

Hurr Collective has announced it has raised £4.1 million funding from a US firm to expand its operations.
Boden storefront - sequins

Boden is first big retailer to remove sequins

Boden is the first major retailer to permanently remove sequins from its clothing collections in a bid “to keep our oceans happy”.

Dunelm signs £185m credit deal linked to sustainability

Dunelm has signed up to £185 million of credit linked to its long-term sustainability agenda.
Scotch & Soda to replace one million plastic polybags

Scotch & Soda to replace one million plastic polybags in sustainability drive

Scotch & Soda partners with Tipa, which creates biodegradable packaging solutions to help it move away from plastic use in its supply chain.

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The State of Digital Marketing

Mapp is running a 5-min survey to assess how companies in the UK have reshaped their marketing strategies during 2021 and their priorities for 2022. Why should...