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Last-minute guide to an ethical Christmas 

Nikki Stefanoff, Monday, 20th December 2021 -  Feeling a bit disorganised? You’re not alone. Read on for guidance around a last-minute dash towards a more ethical and sustainable holiday season.  

Why we became a B Corp: ecostore

Nikki Stefanoff, Monday, 13th December 2021 -  Since launching in the early 90s, ecostore has gone from being a mail-order company to a brand stocked in all major supermarkets. We sat down with Romain Mereau, ecostore’s sustainability project manager, to ask him why becoming a B Corp certificat

Zero Co launches $10M giveaway to benefit charities, schools and sporting clubs

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 8th December 2021 -  Zero Co is taking the money it would usually spend on acquiring customers through Facebook and Google ads and donating it straight to struggling organisations. 

Compostable cling wrap that breaks down faster than orange peel

Nikki Stefanoff, Tuesday, 30th November 2021 -  When Great Wrap founders Julia and Jordy Kay couldn’t find a compostable cling wrap they were 100 per cent happy with, they decided they’d quit their jobs, start a business and manufacture their own.  

Customers switch off from Powershop following acquisition

Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 30th November 2021 -  “You can’t slap a bit of green paint on a multi-billion dollar pollution machine and expect us to ignore it.”

App for consumers to identify sustainable brands set to launch next year

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 24th November 2021 -  Australia’s green economy is estimated to be worth over $400 billion. Sydney-based sustainability startup Greener wants to encourage more businesses to be part of it. 

Why we became a B Corp: T2

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 10th November 2021 -  Over the past few years, T2 has committed to creating a business that puts people and planet first – including recently becoming a B Corp. We sat down for a chat with Kathryn Goodwin, T2’s sustainability manager, to talk about why B Corp accredit

Intrepid Travel to launch series of sustainable hotels

Nikki Stefanoff, Monday, 8th November 2021 -  The B Corp travel company is partnering with Drifter Hospitality Group to open 15 hotels across Australia and New Zealand over the next four years. 

Australian consumers are more likely to buy from companies that support charities

Nikki Stefanoff, Monday, 1st November 2021 -  “Charities are no longer just the caring sector, but a powerful ally to help companies meet consumer demand.”

B Corp Kester Black hits $2.1 million in equity raise

Nikki Stefanoff, Wednesday, 27th October 2021 -  From almost losing it all to raising over $2 million in less than a year, it’s been a tumultuous time for Anna Ross of Kester Black. Nikki Stefanoff sat down with her for a chat about the rollercoaster ride of the past 18 months. 
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