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Products of Change launches POC Advisors to drive international sustainability

POC Advisors launches with sustainability, brand and licensing experts Arthur Parry, Cathy Teasdale and June Kirkwood, with a North American Advisors arm headed up by Andrea Green.

Tue 19 Oct 2021 | 02:38 pm GMT

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"Earthshot is for you" | Duke and Duchess issue message of climate action to next generation

Devised and launched by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the inaugural Earthshot Prize awards sent a direct message to the generations to follow that ‘the solutions to repair our…

Mon 18 Oct 2021 | 12:08 pm GMT

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021 delivers clear message to world leaders

Naturalist and TV presenter Chris Packham CBE took the chance to highlight the power of photography to move humanity into action in a call for global leaders 'to recognise the…

Wed 13 Oct 2021 | 10:57 am GMT

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Walmart Sustainability Milestone Summit | "We must restore the relationship between nature and humanity"

One year on from first detailing its plans to become a ‘regenerative company’ that moves ‘beyond sustainability’ to be a business that acts to ‘restore, renew’ replenish, and preserve our…

Tue 12 Oct 2021 | 10:03 am GMT

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A company with porpoise | EUGY's mission to rescue the planet through toys

Products of Change catches up with Dodoland director of sales and marketing, Kevin Topham to learn more about the firm's mission to rescue the planet through its range of sustainable…

Fri 08 Oct 2021 | 04:52 pm GMT

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Dantoy secures Gold in Sustainability as the 2021 Play For Change Awards winners are revealed

Toy Industries of Europe has revealed the Gold, Silver, and Bronze Award winners across Sustainability, Empowerment, and Future Skills categories.

Wed 06 Oct 2021 | 03:02 pm GMT

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Meeting the Advisors | Products of Change talks with June Kirkwood

June Kirkwood, founder of Nutmeg Licensing, the agency responsible for the Eden Project's leap into sustainable licensing has been announced among Products of Change's European Advisors arm.

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Tue 19 Oct 2021 | 09:22 am GMT

LEGO, Levi, and Nestle named in Fortune's 2021 Change the World top 50

The LEGO Group, Nestle, and Levi Strauss have all been named among Fortune’s 2021 Change the World listing, a unique and prestigious rundown that recognises companies that are ‘doing well…

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Thu 14 Oct 2021 | 11:21 am GMT

UK airline easyJet engages kids in zero-emissions air travel

The British airline, easyJet is looking to engage school children in the topic of zero-emissions through the launch of a new UK-wide competition that challenges bright young minds to design…

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Mon 18 Oct 2021 | 10:38 am GMT

Smiley unveils its 2023 Future Positive campaign

Lifestyle brand Smiley is placing sustainability at the front and centre of its new brand initiative, Future Positive, to help drive change across the fashion and consumer industries.

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Mon 18 Oct 2021 | 09:36 am GMT

Mon juice! France to ban plastic packaging on fruit from January 2022

France is to ban plastic packaging for nearly all fruit and vegetables from January 2022 in a new bid to reduce plastic waste, the environment ministry detailed on Monday this…

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Thu 14 Oct 2021 | 12:23 pm GMT

POC's COP26 Countdown | The English Football League launches EFL Green Clubs initiative

The English Football League has joined forces with the environmental accreditation scheme, GreenCode, to ‘put football clubs front and centre’ of the sectors doing their bit for the planet.

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Tue 12 Oct 2021 | 11:27 am GMT

Mattel receives FSC's 2021 Leadership Award for commitment to responsible forest management

The global toy maker, Mattel has been recognised by the FSC with a 2021 Leadership Award for its excellence in the use of FSC-certified products and commitment to responsible forest…

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Tue 19 Oct 2021 | 07:54 am GMT

POC's COP26 Countdown | Extreme E celebrated as 'platform to accelerate clean mobility' as it makes UK debut

Extreme E – the electric off-road racing series and recognised ‘sport for purpose’ – is coming to the UK, in a move that has been celebrated by COP26 executives for…

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Thu 14 Oct 2021 | 01:08 pm GMT

Spielwarenmesse introduces Toys go Green for its 2022 trade show

Spielwarenmesse is highlighting the significance of sustainability within the toy space at its Nuremberg toy fair next year with the launch of Toys Go Green.

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Wed 13 Oct 2021 | 12:10 pm GMT

Asda opens the UK's largest refill store in York

Asda has raised the bar for sustainable shopping with the launch of the country's largest refill store at Monk's Cross in York.

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Fri 08 Oct 2021 | 09:38 am GMT

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