Monday, January 20, 2020
H&M is launching a clothing rental service enabling shoppers to hire selected party dresses and skirts from its sustainable range.

H&M to launch rental service

H&M is launching a clothing rental service enabling shoppers to hire selected party dresses and skirts from its sustainable range
John Lewis launches plastic bag-free trial at Oxford store

John Lewis launches plastic bag-free trial at Oxford store

John Lewis has become the first department store to remove plastic bags after it launched a new sustainability scheme.
Rebag has launched the world’s first AI-powered instant appraisal app allowing users to pinpoint the resale value of their goods immediately.

Rebag launches worlds first instant appraisal app for luxury handbags

Rebag has launched the world’s first AI-powered instant appraisal app allowing users to pinpoint the resale value of their goods
The Body Shop appoints sustainability expert Roberta Roesler as global director of research & development

The Body Shop appoints new research & development director

// The Body Shop appoints sustainability expert Roberta Roesler as global director of research & development // She will join in November from Natura, The...
Top 5 news stories today - Marks & Spencer, 500,000 UK retail jobs to be replaced by robots by 2024, £30m stock clearance sale at 3 Forever 21 stores in the UK, Adidas launches “most digital store ever” on Oxford Street, Bonmarché: What went wrong?

Top 5 news stories to read today

Top 5 news stories today - from Marks & Spencer, Forever 21, £30 million sale, Adidas, Bonmarche and job automation via robots.
Selfidges introduces six new labelling categories as it more than doubles its Buying Better labelling scheme

Selfridges doubles sustainable labelling scheme

Selfridges has doubled its sustainable labelling scheme with the launch of six new categories.
Waitrose John Lewis Partnership Christmas crackers sustainability plastic waste

John Lewis & Waitrose to ban plastic in Christmas crackers

John Lewis and Waitrose have announced that they will no longer stock Christmas crackers containing plastic toys and puzzles
Decathlon pledges to reduce carbon emissions by 75%

Decathlon pledges to reduce carbon emissions by 75%

Decathlon has announced its formal commitment to science-based emissions targets.
OnBuy reveals new refurbished electronics section

OnBuy reveals new refurbished electronics section

OnBuy is set to introduce a dedicated department for refurbished electronics for the first time.
Adidas has become the latest retailer to launch a trade-in programme offering shoppers gift cards and loyalty points for their old clothes.

Adidas offers gift cards for old clothes as it launches “Infinite Play” programme

Adidas has become the latest retailer to launch a trade-in programme offering shoppers gift cards for their old clothes

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