Material matters | Brand Conscience on simplifying sustainability in fashion materials

Attendees of the February Fashion Meeting were left with food for thought and insight into the latest from the materials space, as the stage was set for the transparency experts, Brand Conscience.

FASHION
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.

RETAIL
School students land Design Museum first place prize for 'bringing the buzz back to Britain'

Students at Heckwondike Grammar School in Yorkshire showcased their understanding of the UK's declining wildflower population with prize-winning design now on sale at The Design Museum Shop

DESIGN
The LEGO Foundation launches $143m global challenge to improve early childhood

Called the Build A World of Play Challenge, the campaign will enable organisations who can make a positive impact on the youngest children anywhere in the world, to bid for a share of the grant.

EDUCATION
The SeaCleaners and how a Popeye partnership is helping pick up plastic pollution

The French NGO, The SeaCleaners is raising funds and awareness for the 2024 launch of its Manta Boat - a plastic-swallowing catamaran powered on green energy

PLASTICS
PlayStation and Arbor Day Foundation to plant nearly 300,000 trees through Horizon Forbidden West launch

PlayStation is engaging its community to play a part in planting 288,000 trees across the US through its upcoming action-adventure game Horizon Forbidden West.

GAMING
Partnerships with Purpose | Tracey Richardson spotlights Rubies' World Book Day campaign

POC's Ambassador for Partnerships and Louis Kennedy's licensing and partnership director, Tracey Richardson continues her regular series exploring partnerships with purpose.

NETWORKING
Tottenham Hotspur joins the UN Race to Zero after topping Sport Positive table for third year

The Club made announcement its Net Zero Carbon ambitions earlier this month to coincide with the news that it had, for a third year running, finished at the top of the Premier League sustainability table.

SPORT
NatWest launches Green Loans initiative for UK SMEs stepping up their sustainability

NatWest is launching a new Green Loans initiative and green asset finance proposition for qualifying SMEs in order to help them achieve their sustainability ambitions.

FINANCIAL
Natural History Museum and Dunelm launch exclusive collection 'with sustainability at its core'

The special collaboration was brokered by the Museum’s agent, IPR Licensing, and was born from a shared passion for the natural world as well as a desire to create products that have a story to tell.

RETAIL