It is news no apparel company wants to hear: allegations of slavery or any form of bonded labor in a supply chain. But the story of some apparel workers in Turkey tucking notes in some of Zara’s clothing has generated the fast fashion retailer headlines for all the wrong reasons.
Uniting brands and fans, and the sports and entertainment they love, around collective action for social good goes beyond marketing, cause marketing and sports marketing into helping to effect substantial social change.
The newswires, and social media, have been buzzing over Papa John’s CEO blaming the National Football League for his company’s decline in sales. But many of the pizza chain’s current struggles are self-inflicted.
Many upstream textile producers, like Artistic Fabric & Garment Industries in Pakistan are stepping up to reduce the impact of their business. Check out their efforts to close the loop.
The cage-free eggs announcement coming out of Nestlé’s Switzerland headquarters sends a signal: food companies that ignore millennials do so at their own peril.
“Spark the Arts,” is a partnership between Tapestry Collection by Hilton and Youth Service America that seeks to unleash the artistic talents of children and teenagers into projects that can have a positive impact on their neighborhoods. 3p watched one program in action in Syracuse, New York.
Bad news for all those incredibly charismatic leaders out there: Science says your charisma might be making you a poor leader (or at least seen as a poor leader).
Scientists have been trying to find a way to break down polyethylene, one of the world’s most durable plastics — to little avail. But thanks to a beekeeper/scientist with an insatiable curiosity and her freedom-loving caterpillars, she may just have stumbled on an answer as to how to degrade plastic in our landfills and ocean gyres.
Do the many economic benefits of new buildings outweigh the environmental harm they can cause? Could we reduce new buildings’ environmental footprints while still retaining their financial advantages?
The new Director of Futures Lab at BSR explains the difference between killer robots and killer AI and unlocks other longstanding mysteries for me.
The NAACP issued a travel advisory warning African-Americans about their “safety and well being” in the event they travel aboard American Airlines after a pattern of discriminatory incidents across the U.S.