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Germany's first Zero-Waste Grocery Store

Think about going into a local supermarket, almost every item is packaged in some way or another with disposable materials; these materials make up much of the 3 pounds of waste produced by people every day. 247 more words

Visual Merchandising

Project: Nike X158 Hyper Nature

Sportswear giant Nike’s new concept store in Shanghai has been constructed using waste materials including more than 5,000 drinks cans and 50,000 old CDs and DVDs. 122 more words


Trust Me...

People are horrified by the recent disaster that struck the Rana Plaza in Bangladesh. And rightly so, they should be. More than 1000 people lost their lives doing their job, being at work. 383 more words

Sustainable Retail:The New Industry Buzzword

GUEST POST: Roselin Dey from cKinetics & a Natural Resource Management graduate from TERI

The sustainability coin has two sides: Sustainable production and  sustainable consumption. Newer compliance mandates and regulations  coupled with increased investor and client demands for responsible  business behavior have led to the onset and acceptance of more sustainable production practices. 813 more words

Green Companies

A Good Price

A couple is telling me about a rug they just bought. They talk about the great service at the store they got it from and how the color works with everything in the room. 504 more words

Retail For A Sustainable Economy

Book Highlight: Greentailing and Other Revolutions in Retail

The library has just purchased a new book title: Greentailing and Other Revolutions in Retail. This book examines green trends in the retailing business. “Greentailing” focuses on the growing demand for sustainable, organic, and environmentally conscious products and business practices. 61 more words