Posts Tagged: sustainability

The Next Closet – Making Circular Chic

We witness the increasing amount of fashion brands that become more and more aware of their supply chain. Traceability, working conditions and sustainable materials are of rising importance. But what is happening with our items at the end of the chain? How can we show people the need to close the loop, especially in fashion? The Next Closet (TNC) is an online market place and app for pre-loved designer clothes, aiming to make a positive change to the world of fashion. This.

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You need to stay close to yourself

How is Obrigado producing its sustainable and natural coconut water, while looking after the social and natural environment? An interview with its global marketing director!

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How to start creating impact?

If you’re beginning to embark on your positive impact journey, you will find a simple five-step exercise here, that can help you getting started on the right foot…

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BOON – Harvesting Dutch impact

How to make the steps towards sustainable development specific? How can we make our impact tangible? The transition to a sustainable economy takes time, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a change today. Every other day we hear that we can start making impact right now – by monitoring our own footprint, consumption and daily habits. We need to review the impact of the products we buy, the clothes we wear and the meals we consume. BOON is creating impact by.

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MYOMY do goods – Changing perspectives, one bag at a time

In the fast changing world of fashion, we see a rise of brands that are founded with a different mindset: a mindset that’s social and sustainable from the start. MYOMY do goods is one of those brands that is founded as a world improver with one clear purpose: ‘contributing to a better world by making beautiful products’. MYOMY is in business to empower the people around her and knows how to combine her impact mission with an ambitious for-profit business. Learn more.

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TOMS – It all started with a need

Using business to improve people’s lives. That’s how it all started for TOMS. The brand was initiated to start helping out one community. Today, TOMS has grown out to be a great example for other consumer brands. One-for-One is their well-known business model. With every pair of shoes they sell, they’re able to help a person in need. At TOMS, social impact, meaningful branding and building a successful business all come together, but not without challenges and obstacles. What can we learn.

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Moyee Coffee – Creating radical impact

How do we define the ‘fair’ in fair trade? What if coffee beans leave a country without any added value? These are some basic questions that the real coffee lovers at Moyee Coffee considered. This brand is working on the creation of serious impact by developing their FairChain initiative. With this initiative Moyee wants to make sure that value-adding activities are happening within the country of origin, so that this positively impacts the local economy. How do they give shape to their.

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