Sustainable living

Primo Water Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter Earnings Release

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 9:15pm

Primo Water Corporation is a leading pure-play water solutions provider in North America, Europe and Israel and generates approximately $2.1 billion in annual revenue.

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  • Primo Water Corporation is a leading pure-play water solutions provider in North America, Europe and Israel and generates approximately $2.1 billion in annual revenue.
  • Primo's razorblade offering is comprised of Water Direct, Water Exchange, and Water Refill.
  • Through its market leading Water Direct business, Primo delivers sustainable hydration solutions across its 21-country footprint direct to the customer's door, whether at home or to commercial businesses.Through its market leading Water Exchange and Water Refill businesses, Primo offers pre-filled and reusable containers at over 13,000 locations and water refill units at approximately 22,000 locations, respectively.
  • Primo's water solutions expand consumer access to purified, spring and mineral water to promote a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle while simultaneously reducing plastic waste and pollution.

Fredrick Goodwill Partners With Give Back Box and Fashion Influencer To Promote Sustainable Secondhand Shopping

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 1:05am

The Future of Fashion section highlights key solutions contributing to the creation of a conscientious future of fashion.

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  • The Future of Fashion section highlights key solutions contributing to the creation of a conscientious future of fashion.
  • Participants simply fill any box with donations and ship them using a prepaid label from givebackbox.com.
  • GIMV collaborated with fashion influencer, Priscilla Andalia of the Best Trends for Life blog, to spread awareness of the ways in which secondhand shopping supports a sustainable lifestyle.
  • The partnership promotes recycling, repurposing, and giving a second life to items that may otherwise end up in landfills.

Primo Water Corporation Announces Results of Voting for Directors at Annual Meeting of Shareowners and Declaration of Dividend

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 12:00pm

Primo Water Corporation is a leading pure-play water solutions provider in North America, Europe and Israel and generates approximately $2.1 billion in annual revenue.

Key Points: 
  • Primo Water Corporation is a leading pure-play water solutions provider in North America, Europe and Israel and generates approximately $2.1 billion in annual revenue.
  • Primo's razorblade offering is comprised of Water Direct, Water Exchange, and Water Refill.
  • Through its market leading Water Exchange and Water Refill businesses, Primo offers pre-filled and reusable containers at over 13,000 locations and water refill units at approximately 22,000 locations, respectively.
  • Primo's water solutions expand consumer access to purified, spring and mineral water to promote a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle while simultaneously reducing plastic waste and pollution.

Kroger Partners with Europe's Infarm to Offer In-store Living Produce Farms

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 1:00pm

The living produce farms will launch this month at two of the 15 stores planned at QFC a Kroger banner at locations in Bellevue and Kirkland, Washington.

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  • The living produce farms will launch this month at two of the 15 stores planned at QFC a Kroger banner at locations in Bellevue and Kirkland, Washington.
  • The farms are designed to scale and will provide shoppers the freshest and most sustainable living produce options available.
  • "Our partnership with Infarm allows us to innovate by combining ground-breaking in-store farming technology with our passion for fresh, local produce and ecological sourcing.
  • The company distributes its smart modular farms throughout the urban environment to grow fresh produce for the city's inhabitants.

Future Singaporeans Demand No Plastic While Over 50% Trusting in “Recyclable” Product Labels In 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019 - 2:02am

Over 50% and 37% of Singaporeans trust in recyclable and sustainably produced product labels, respectively according to the 2019 Lifestyles Survey from global market research company Euromonitor International.

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  • Over 50% and 37% of Singaporeans trust in recyclable and sustainably produced product labels, respectively according to the 2019 Lifestyles Survey from global market research company Euromonitor International.
  • Euromonitor will share insights on how technological developments and sustainable lifestyles will change businesses at its first conference held in Singapore today, on October 18th, 2019.
  • In the future, sustainable lifestyles driven by concern about the environment will involve less meat, no plastic and bulk buying, says Erika Sirimanne, head of home and garden research at Euromonitor International.
  • Sustainability is quickly gaining momentum, but businesses in Asia Pacific have been slower to react.

Green Builder Media Publishes Overview of Changes to California’s Title 24 Building Code

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 6:39pm

A complete review of the important changes in Title 24, Part 6.

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  • A complete review of the important changes in Title 24, Part 6.
  • A list of online and in-person resources to help builders meet the Title 24 code.
  • Understanding Californias Title 24 Code is important for builders and home buyers in California as well as in the rest of the country, emphasizes Green Builder Media CEO Sara Gutterman.
  • Green Builder Media is the nations leading media company focused on green building and sustainable living, serving more than 200,000 progressive building professionals and millions of consumers who are interested in sustainable living.

AMLI Residential Releases Results of 2019 Sustainable Living Index

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 5:10pm

AMLI Residential , a leading developer of sustainable, multifamily properties, today announced the results of its third annual Sustainable Living Index a survey of more than 3,500 AMLI apartment residents projecting how their opinions on environmentalism and green initiatives impact their choices on where to live.

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  • AMLI Residential , a leading developer of sustainable, multifamily properties, today announced the results of its third annual Sustainable Living Index a survey of more than 3,500 AMLI apartment residents projecting how their opinions on environmentalism and green initiatives impact their choices on where to live.
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    The 2019 survey results revealed nearly 89 percent of AMLI residents are concerned about climate change.
  • AMLI prioritizes sustainable practices that are pragmatic and achievable to make sure we provide what is important to each resident.
  • This years survey further contributes to AMLIs data on resident attitudes about sustainable living and climate change concerns, which AMLI expects will intensify over time.

GSky® Highlights Unique Living Green Wall Maintenance Program

Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 2:00pm

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --GSky Plant Systems, Inc., a global industry leader in the design and production of interior and exterior green walls, highlights its industry-leading maintenance program for Versa Wall living green wall systems.

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  • DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --GSky Plant Systems, Inc., a global industry leader in the design and production of interior and exterior green walls, highlights its industry-leading maintenance program for Versa Wall living green wall systems.
  • Effective maintenance holds living wall systems in check, keeps plants healthy, and preserves the intended aesthetics of each wall.
  • As part of GSky's maintenance program, GSky living wall experts regularly visit living green walls to ensure appearance.
  • The Versa Wall living green wall system by GSky is designed for simple maintenance.

Good Club Launch the First Online Store for Sustainable Food and Household Products

Monday, May 13, 2019 - 4:59pm

60% of consumers** agreed that they would buy more sustainable groceries if prices were lower (60%) and there was better availability (59%).

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  • 60% of consumers** agreed that they would buy more sustainable groceries if prices were lower (60%) and there was better availability (59%).
  • Responding directly to these concerns, Good Club was established in 2018 to bring sustainable, affordable groceries to the consumer's door.
  • Good Club is set to become the UK's first zero-waste online supermarket.
  • CEO and co-founder Ben Pattencomments: "At Good Club, our mission is to help people live a more sustainable lifestyle without breaking the bank.

This Earth Day, Practice A Sustainable Lifestyle At Goodwill®

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 2:52pm

Goodwill, the country's leading workforce development nonprofit, is once again lending a hand toward the world's largest environmental movement, Earth Day.

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  • Goodwill, the country's leading workforce development nonprofit, is once again lending a hand toward the world's largest environmental movement, Earth Day.
  • By donating and shopping second-hand at Goodwill, consumers can take a stand against fast fashion and practice a sustainable lifestyle that helps the environment.
  • On Earth Day, Goodwill will collaborate with sustainable fashion influencer Rachel Cole to spread awareness about how shopping at Goodwill fosters a sustainable lifestyle.
  • To learn more about Goodwill Earth Day programs and/or initiatives in your community, visit www.goodwill.org/locator to find your local Goodwill organization's website for more information.