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Ethical fashion is confusing – even shoppers with good intentions get overwhelmed

Contributor, Wednesday, 25th November 2020 -  Research on the impact of modern slavery laws on consumer awareness about ethical fashion shows shoppers struggle with knowing what is truly ethical, write Harriette Richards and Natalya Lusty.

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Corporates could be hungry to partner with not for profits in 2021

Hailey Cavill-Jaspers, Wednesday, 14th October 2020 -  This bold prediction comes from Hailey Cavilll-Jaspers, corporate-cause partnership matchmaker, who shares new research that reveals the conscious consumer era has arrived.

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No, we won’t change the corporate world with divestment and boycotts

Contributor, Tuesday, 1st September 2020 -  The AMP saga, and new research, shows the power of “shareholder voice”, writes Richard Holden, professor of economics at UNSW. 

‘We’ve actually been busier than ever’: Face mask demand keeps ethical clothing businesses afloat

Luke Michael, Monday, 3rd August 2020 -  Around a quarter of ethical clothing manufacturers are now making face masks

Opinion

How your banking choice can save the environment

Samuel Philipos, Friday, 5th June 2020 -  To mark World Environment Day, Samuel Philipos from the Benevolence Financial Group explains five simple ways to ensure your money is being used for good and starts saving the planet.

Opinion

How companies with purpose can use the Melbourne Cup to promote their values

Dora Nikols, Thursday, 31st October 2019 -  The Melbourne Cup and horse racing has become a social issue that is hard to ignore. So what is a company with a high moral compass to do? Dora Nikols has some ideas. 

Five sustainable consumer trends to get excited about

Luke Michael, Tuesday, 6th August 2019 -  The sustainability revolution is underway, according to a new report examining how sustainability is disrupting key sections of the global economy. Here, we highlight five sustainable consumer trends outlined in the report that are transforming the w

Opinion

Investing in sustainable fashion is investing in our future

Susan Stevens, Tuesday, 21st May 2019 -  If we can focus less on keeping up with the latest trends and instead buy fewer, better quality pieces, it will not only be better for our bank balance but also for our planet, writes Susan Stevens, founder and CEO of Made with Respect.
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