BLE talks POC partnership and industry sustainability | "It will always be on our agenda moving forward"

Products of Change catches up with Anna Knight, VP licensing at Informa Markets, to talk about the power of its partnership with POC this year, and how the firm will continue to wave the flag for sustainability across licensing.

NETWORKING
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.

TOYS
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 value of our natural world'.

EDUCATION
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.

SPORT
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 planet’, Walmart has made major strides towards its key goals.

RETAIL
Extreme E receives The Sustainability Award at the 2021 Leaders Sports ceremony

The Extreme E brand took to the stage at Twickenham Stadium to accept its award in a category set out to recognise organisations that use sport to fight environmental and ecological issues.

SPORT
Natural History Museum and Desmond & Dempsey launch range with 'sustainability at its core'

Influenced by the museum’s archives, vintage designs and old textbook illustrations, the new collection features three different designs each of which holds true to principles in sustainable fashion.

FASHION
H&M and John Boyega partner on sustainable fashion line

The forward-thinking fashion retailer, H&M has joined forces with Hollywood actor and activist, John Boyega for the launch of a new sustainable clothing range made from vegan leather.

FASHION
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.

RETAIL
Brand Licensing Europe's final call for Kelvyn Gardner's License This! entries

The deadline for designers, illustrators, animators, and inventors to enter this year’s Kelvyn Gardner License This! competition is looming.

DESIGN