Sustainable Christmas: S & S Top Tips

This short & sweet feature explores opportunities for a more sustainable Christmas, whether its interior decisions, feasting, gifts that give back or even wrapping! Sharing some of my favourite tips, tricks and companies I’ve found for those last-minute shoppers.

S & S Decoded: Blockchain & Sustainability

This S & S decoded feature seeks to deconstruct the need for blockchain to enhance transparency to drive sustainable development. It uncovers the mechanisms behind how it works, the benefits, the challenges and the most common methods it is used for across industries. By providing examples of blockchain in action, I have sought to illustrate the power of the technology as an instrument to better the planet, people and drive both tangible and intangible value for companies.

Sustainable Alcohol: S & S Top Picks

As we approach Christmas and annual tipple season where many a bottle is popped and glasses are shared between friends, family and colleagues at the rogue annual party I thought it appropriate to share a little information on sustainable alcohol from some guilt free gulping. This article explores sustainable production processes, packaging innovations, the environmental impact of alcohol consumption as well as a full list of suggestions to quench your thirst!

S & S Opinion: Buy Nothing New Black Friday – A New Era of Ethical Consumerism?

This article explores the promotional pandemonium that is Black Friday as an antithesis of sustainable consumption. It examines a new wave of business models by ethical brands & how it is being used to forward CSR & sustainability strategies in retail.

S & S Decoded: Fashion Returns & Reverse Logistics

Exploring the scale of fashion returns and reverse logistics, this article delves into the status quo on returns, the lack of sustainability around this shopping habit and its effect on businesses and the planet.

Beauty For Good – S & S Decoded: A Beauty Life Cycle Assessment

Introducing Beauty for Good, the S & S channel & home to truly conscious cosmetics, sustainable skincare, friendly fragrances, honest haircare & so much more! This hub has the mission to educate, elevate industry innovations, decode the ethical make up misnomers & spotlight brands that benchmark best practice in protecting our people & planet. Through…

S & S In Brief: Sustainability Highlights at Paris Fashion Week

The home of fashion, Paris sustainability highlights are nothing short of excitement. Featuring Stella McCartney’s sustainable solution to faux fur Koba and Dior’s runway/pluralistic gardens planting for the future.

S & S Opinion: Sustainability and Positive Fashion rule the catwalks at London Fashion Week

We all know Wintour’s sentiment for Spring is that florals are definitely not ground breaking however pushing the positive fashion agenda may just be. Last week’s London Fashion Week was led by the rippling effects of the Institute of Positive Fashion, a platform created by the British Fashion Council. Head over to Fashion Roundtable for my analysis and low down on sustainability pioneers including Richard Quinn, Roland Mouret, Vin & Omi, Bethany Williams & Zilver. Wearing your values has never been so on trend for S/S20.