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Survey: Shoppers Going Green for the Holidays

Will an increased interest in eco-consciousness have any effect on people’s gifting habits this holiday season? The experts at WeThrift set out to get the answer to that question, polling more than 1,000 global...
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Multichannel Grocery Fulfilment Announces Expansion to U.S.

San Ramon, CA—U.K.-based retail technology company Impulse Logic announced plans to expand to and heavily invest in the U.S. grocery industry and other retail sectors. To lead its growth plans on both sides of the...
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PLT Receives Certification as a Carbon Neutral Company

Morristown, NJ—PLT Health Solutions, Inc., has received Carbonfree partner designation with Carbonfund.org Foundation, a global carbon reduction and offset organization. PLT announced in a press release that it has instituted a company-wide emissions reduction...
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New Partnership to Deliver Climate Mitigation Solutions to Small Farmers

Portland, OR—A partnership launched by Fairtrade and Grow Ahead, a crowd-funding platform addressing local challenges of climate change, will work to deliver comprehensive climate mitigation solutions to smallholder farmers through targeted agroforestry efforts, according...
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IADSA Creates 8 Guiding Principles on Sustainability

IADSA has adopted Guiding Principles on Sustainability for the global food supplement sector, according to a press release. “Change will only come about with the involvement of a majority in the industry, and through...
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Sustainability Packaging: How Committed is Your Brand?

As the country and the world continue to work towards decreasing pollution and reducing the carbon footprint, producers of flexible packaging need to be responsive to how it is perceived. Being able to recycle...
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6th-Gen Family-Owned Business Receives Sustainability Award

The J.M. Huber Corporation has won the 2020 IMD-Pictet Sustainability in Family Business Award, according to a press release. The company is owned by over 220 family shareholders, who intend to keep it in...
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The Legality of Sustainability, CBD, and Quality Standards: Highlights from ACI/CRN’s Forum

Virtual—ACI/CRN’s 9th Annual Legal, Regulatory & Compliance Forum on Dietary Supplements took place earlier this June. It featured sessions on politics under the Biden Administration, navigating the line between structure/function claims and health claims,...
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Flagstone Foods to Source Almonds from Bee-Friendly Farms

Minneapolis, MN—Flagstone Foods has announced that it is committed to sourcing 100% of its almonds from bee-friendly farms by 2025, revealing an opportunity to rehabilitate the sustainability image of almonds, according to GlobalData. “There...
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LPS Industries Wins CIANJ Environmental Leadership Award

Moonachie, NJ—LPS Industries has won the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey’s (CIANJ) Environmental Leadership Award. This CIANJ award recognizes companies that are proactive in promoting environmental sensitivity in their operations or those that...
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ECRM’S General Merchandising Program: Trends to Watch

Sales of household cleaning and paper products have exploded over the last year. ECRM Connect’s General Merchandising program is doing a major push to anniversary those sales for next year, allowing for brands to...
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Carlson Achieves Sustainability Certification for Omega-3 Products

Arlington Heights, IL—Carlson has achieved Friend of the Sea certification for its fish oils, according to a press release. Friend of the Sea, a global certification standard for products and services that respect and...

Sustainable Food Award Finalists Announced

London—Ecovia Intelligence has announced the finalists of the 2021 Sustainable Food Awards. Entries were made up of food & beverage brands, producers & processors, retailers & distributors, ingredient firms, and packaging & material suppliers....