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The Myth of the Ethical Shopper

Guys, this one’s worth a read! It’s long and mostly depressing, but it unearths some really important points that need to be considered in the fight to make the fashion industry (and other industries) more ethical. 218 more words

Massive Menu Madness

Take a look at the appetizers available at your typical American casual restaurant chain, and you will probably find some variety of chicken, breads, cheesy baked dips, stuffed or fried vegetables, mozzarella sticks, quesadillas, nachos, egg rolls, and potstickers,. 668 more words



Word across the web is that Target rolled out a line of marriage themed clothing for their women’s and plus sized departments, that includes the shirt shown below: 571 more words


My Official Seal of Approval

I have created my own seal that signifies something I think is very important as a consumer. We all have basic needs, maslow’s anyone? At the base of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, there’s the necessities of life; food, clothes, shelter etc. 206 more words


The long-winded thought process of a conscious consumer

We are drowning under a deluge of information about how the planet, society and our bodies are suffering in the imbalanced reality of the modern world. 1,446 more words


Consuming with Care: World Environment Day 2015

Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care“: The United Nation’s theme for World Environment Day this year. Which is fitting, in a world where our current consumption patterns are steering our natural resources to irreversible tipping points and where we often don’t exactly know what natural resources are used to make our goods. 1,510 more words


How Susceptible are we to Branding?

These days when I go shopping I stop for a moment and ask myself why am I getting this particular product.  What is the driving force for me to buy this particular brand? 1,206 more words

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