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John Lewis Partners names recipients of its £1 million Circular Economy Fund

John Lewis Partnership established the fund in last year using revenue generated by its 10p plastic bag charge to seek pioneering concepts for driving circularity.

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Primark expands its Sustainable Cotton Programme to a further 125,000 cotton farmers

Primark Cares has expanded the programme to train 125,000 further smallholder cotton farmers in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh by the end of 2023.

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Bike Club brings circularity to children's sector through retail partnership

The kids' bike subscription service, Bike Club has extended its partnership with John Lewis to make cycling more accessible, affordable, and sustainable for families.

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John Lewis Partnership launches staff training on reducing energy consumption

Staff members across John Lewis and Waitrose can engage in immersive online training to help reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions at home and at work.

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Walmart turns to crowdsourcing to drive sustainable packaging solutions at scale

The US retail giant has launched Circular Connector; a tool to bridge the gap between companies searching for sustainable packaging ideas and those offering them.

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M&S Kidswear launches trial with circular kids' clothing marketplace Dotte

M&S is encouraging circular shopping habits in its partnership with Dotte, a platform enabling parents to buy, sell, donate, and recycle outgrown items of children's clothing

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Amazon launches own 'consciously created' product range under Amazon Aware

Amazon has developed the ‘Aware’ collection in response to growing demand from consumers looking to shop more consciously. It the online giant’s latest step on its journey since the Climate Pledge Friendly programme.

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Louis Kennedy launches Blu Goblin with ethically produced Ashmolean Museum prints

Louis Kennedy has launched a new direct-to-consumer online platform dealing with limited edition and licensed collectables to raise funds for good causes across the UK.

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Refill revolution | UK supermarkets unite over 'game-changing' Refill Coalition

M&S, Waitrose & Partners, Morrisons and the supply chain solutions firm CHEP have formed The Refill Coalition to take refill stations mainstream across UK supermarkets and end plastic packaging.

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The British Retail Consortium launches its Scope 3 emissions tracking guide for the UK's retail scene

Recognising that more than 90 per cent retails' GHG emissions are generated within global supply chains, the guide offers advice on how to monitor, measure, and report.

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