Launched in New York last fall, LIVARI was created by actress and environmental activist Alysia Reiner, celebrity stylist Claudine DeSola, and designer Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs.
Americans’ taste for red meat has been projected to rise for some years now since 2008, when rising grain prices forced a drop in meat production. But according to USDA projections, that’s changing.
Yes, there are major challenges for the fashion industry to get on board with sustainability. But despite the challenges, some incredible things are happening. Here are a few trends to keep an eye on.
How can nonprofit organizations, private enterprise, and public government work together to transform education? Will it take a massive upswing in the number of school-managed community gardens and partnerships with local farms and school cafeterias? How can we change our “second-tier nation” status for the good of our children’s future, rather than our national ego?
Nike says its latest power purchase agreement, which will be sourced from a wind farm in Texas, will provide the equivalent of more than 400,000 average-sized American homes with safe and secure clean power while helping the company meet its RE100 goals.
The global financial giant Citigroup announced earlier this week that it would close the gender pay gap in three countries where it conducts business. But the divide in pay across the financial industry is still far too wide, say critics.
H&M has tried to apologize and staunch a controversy over an ad critics say is racist and at a minimum, tone-deaf; but those words were far too late for those who are fed up with yet another tone-deaf ad.
Almost all of the members of the National Park Service’s advisory council they have quit after being ignored by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke over the past year.
Evian, the brand that long ago made bottled water chic, announced yesterday that all of its plastic bottles will be made from 100 percent recycled plastic by 2025.
McDonald’s has announced that by 2025, all of its packaging will be made from recycled, renewable or certified sources.
A report issued by the World Resources Institute and The Nature Conservancy suggests that the planting of trees can accomplish far more than a good deed; in fact, restoring forests has the potential to scale and become a booming business.
BlackRock and its founder and CEO, Laurence D. Fink, made waves earlier this week when he said in an open letter that it was finally the time for companies to do more than focus on the bottom line. But to some critics, those words have not been matched by action.
At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.
Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.
Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.
In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.