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May

8

May 8, 2012

Worn Out: How Fashion Can Inspire Sustainable Consumption

The fashion industry is poised to establish a new trend of sustainable consumption. Here, we look at the opportunities and challenges revealed during BSR's work with the Danish Fashion Institute on cultivating the NICE Consumer.

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Apr

24

April 24, 2012

Improving Worker Well-Being: A Case Study of Levi Strauss & Co.‘s Supply Chain Approach

Should the supply chain management of tomorrow move beyond a "do no harm" approach and collaborate with suppliers to promote the health, happiness, and livelihood of workers? BSR helped Levi Strauss & Co. figure out how this future might be possible.

#Consumer Products #Grants #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Apr

17

April 17, 2012

Eco-Rating Electronics Products: Has the Time Come?

In the past several years, the number of eco-labels for products and services has grown dramatically. Nonetheless, easy-to-understand, consistent, and comparable information about the environmental impacts of products is not readily available to consumers. Based on work BSR recently completed in the electronics industry, we examine some of the successes and challenges still to overcome in eco-labels.

#Consumer Products #Information and Communications Technology

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Feb

23

February 23, 2012

Playing by the Numbers for Sustainable Consumption

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Feb

17

February 17, 2012

HERproject: A Perspective From Primark

#Consumer Products #Grants #HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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