15 January 2020 Comment
Almost two-thirds of Christmas shoppers say that sustainability had an impact on their festive spending signalling to retailers that they must act now to address growing consumer concerns around environmental...
28 August 2019 Comment
Amid growing awareness of the harmful effects of single-use plastics on the environment, retailers are keen to prove that they are acting responsibly and responding to consumers’ concerns. A particularly...
21 August 2019 Analysis
UK supermarkets are taking steps towards going plastic-free. With growing awareness of the effects of single-use plastic on the environment, retailers are making pledges to cut out the use of...
1 August 2019 News
Canadian food retailer Sobeys has announced its commitment to eliminate plastic grocery bags from all of its stores by the end of January 2020.
29 July 2019 News
UK-based frozen food company Iceland has intensified its fight against plastic by launching a trial to remove such products altogether from one of its stores.
15 July 2019 Comment
Smaller brands are paving the way in environmentally sustainable and ethical beauty products, and their sustainability credentials could provide these brands with a substantial opportunity for growth.
8 July 2019 News
Asda has announced that it will stop offering single-use plastic carrier bags with online grocery orders.
28 June 2019 Comment
Consumers can often be sceptical of a brand’s true intentions behind the launch of a sustainable product or initiative, weary that green-washing could be at play.
3 June 2019 Comment
A significant proportion of UK consumers (45%) say packaging without plastic would encourage them to buy more of the product, according to a GlobalData survey.