Amazon Commits $10 Million to Restore and Conserve 4 Million Acres of Forest

Amazon Sustainability

This week, Amazon announced a $10 million grant to conserve, restore, and support sustainable forestry, wildlife and nature-based solutions across the Appalachian Mountains, in collaboration with The Nature Conservancy. Nature-based solutions refer to the sustainable management and use of nature for tackling challenges such as removing carbon from the atmosphere to slow climate change and […]

Etsy Owned Music Gear Marketplace Reverb to Offset 100% of Shipping Emissions

Guitar with green headphones

With consumers increasingly reliant on ecommerce deliveries, Etsy is broadening its sustainability efforts to include music gear marketplace Reverb, the company’s most recent acquisition, in its carbon-offset initiative. Etsy will now offset 100% of shipping emissions for every item purchased on Reverb by investing in environmental projects, including those that conserve hardwoods traditionally used to […]

3 Steps For Fostering Sustainability in The Age of ‘Fast and Free’ Shipping

Fast and Free Delivery | Environmentally Friendly Return Logistics

Sustainability in retail is a major conversation when we look at how we, as a society, can reduce our carbon footprint. In fact, this is an issue that consumers are now taking note of when making their purchasing decisions. A study by Future Commerce found that consumers increasingly care more about sustainable business practices, with […]

Australia Post commits to ambitious sustainability plan

Australia Post Recyclable Packaging

Australia Post has a new three-year plan with 19 commitments that will create economic, social, and environmental value for the Australian community. As a sign of its action on those commitments, the postal service will be launching a new range of recycled and recyclable plastic satchels, as it moves away from using virgin plastic and […]