Sustainability Archives - Inside Retail Asia
Toshio Yamada, founder of Factelier, is a young Japanese entrepreneur who wants to preserve the craftsmanship of his country’s apparel industry.
AS Watson Group is the first signee to the New Plastics Economy global commitment to reduce plastics waste.
Amazon has pledged US$2 billion for a Climate Pledge Fund to foster sustainable technologies and services that will enable it to achieve net zero carbon.
Deliveroo has unveiled a new program allowing customers to round up payments for their orders to feed people in need.
Home furnishings giant Ikea has introduced its new environmentally friendly concept in Szczecin, Poland, dubbed the Ikea Home of Tomorrow
Singaporean refurbished-electronics marketplace Reebelo has raised a US$1.25 million seed round led by June Fund, with participation from Antler.
Spanish fashion brand Ecoalf has opened its first Japanese flagship store, in Tokyo’s Shibuya, spanning two floors and featuring its latest collection.
Hong Kong textile waste environmental charity Redress has shifted headquarters to Sham Shui Po in Kowloon in the heart of Hong Kong’s textile industry and the city’s oldest garment district.
Malaysian mall IPC mall has launched a campaign to promote recycling as part of the “new normal”.
Beauty brand O’right is to open its first store in Japan at Isetan Shinjuku on June 10, followed by a second store in Yurakucho Marui the next day
Yum China has entered into a partnership with plant-based meat manufacturer Beyond Meat to trial a burger at selected KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell locations within the country.