Tag: green

News & Trends

Sustainability Reigning Retail

December 28, 2021

Via: Independent Retailer

Retail is undergoing an unprecedented transition. Ecommerce has been on the rise, and then COVID-19 happened, rocking the industry to its core as stores around the world closed and online sales skyrocketed. Amid all of these changes, sustainability has moved […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

42% of online retailers’ “green” claims false, exaggerated and possibly illegal

January 29, 2021

Via: Charged

Online retailers’ “green” claims are regularly exaggerated, false and even illegal according to a new study of hundreds of brands. A study into 344 “dubious” claims of sustainability made by online stores found that retailers often “pull the wool over […]

News & Trends

Retailers need to provide proof of sustainability claims as shoppers “no longer willing to take them at face value”

October 23, 2020

Via: Charged

Fashion retailers claiming to prioritise sustainability will have to start providing evidence to convince consumers who are “no longer willing to take green efforts at face value”. According to leading data and analytics company GlobalData, consumers increasingly “want proof” from […]