Patagonia: CSR & Sustainability News

Patagonia, Inc. is a Ventura, California-based clothing company, focusing mainly on high-end outdoor clothing. It was founded by Yvon Chouinard in 1972.

Companies Step Up to Urge Voter Participation in the November Midterms

With less than two weeks until the Midterms, a new nonprofit initiative is rallying top companies to help get out the vote.

MSL Wants to Learn More About How Corporate Activism Influences Stakeholder Behavior

As brands continue to take stands on social issues, global communications firm MSL is looking to assess how corporate activism influences stakeholder behavior.

U.S. Companies Launch “Time to Vote” Campaign

The corporate world has entered into the midterm elections fray. More than 150 companies including Kaiser Permanente, Levi Strauss & Co., Patagonia, PayPal,…

Three Ways to Activate Your CSR Mission

Be active and creative in how you show — rather than tell — customers that you care.

Eco-Ethical Fashion: Sustainable Trends to Watch

Eco-ethical fashion. Never heard the term? That’s because it doesn’t exist. Yet.

Patagonia: ‘The President Stole Your Land’

Patagonia is suing the Trump Administration over its announcement that it will reverse federal protections for public lands such as those within Bears…

The Global Apparel Industry Hopes a New Tool Can Eliminate “Audit Fatigue”

This week, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) released an update to the Higg Index, the global apparel industry’s standard to assess environmental and…

Patagonia’s First TV Ad Buy Urges Support for Public Lands

For the first time ever, Patagonia purchased television airtime. The company will run ads in Montana, Utah and Nevada, states where activists say…

Patagonia Embraces Natural Dyes for Clean Color Collection

Patagonia's Clean Color Collection for men and women includes garments dyed with materials such as pomegranate, silkworm excrement, mulberry leaves and agricultural waste.

3p Weekend: These Execs Prove Sustainability is Big Business

While incoming U.S. President Donald Trump seems tied to the tired sentiment that sustainability kills business, some of the country's most successful corporate…

Patagonia Withdraws From Outdoor Retailer Event Over Lands Dispute in Utah

Patagonia pulled out of the annual Outdoor Retailer trade show in Utah due to the state leadership's opposition to the new Bears Ears…

3p Weekend: 12 B Corps Leading Their Industries

Think sustainability is a business killer? Think again. Read on to learn more about 12 B Corps taking their industries by storm.

Companies Staying Closed on Thanksgiving and Black Friday

Forward-thinking companies are taking a stand against overconsumption by closing their doors on Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Read on for their stories.

Encouraging All to Vote, Patagonia Closes Its Doors for Election Day

Outdoor clothing and gear company Patagonia will shut down its entire operations for today, Election Day, to encourage its employees and the general…

Patagonia Provisions Launches An Organic Beer That Can Make a Difference

There's another organic beer on the market, and this one can help change agricultural practices.