In The News: WWD on Louis Vuitton’s Butterfly Mark Award
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ABOUT TIME: Louis Vuitton has been polishing its sustainability credentials for years, although it’s largely kept quiet about its accomplishments. That changed this week when Positive Luxury, the London-based organization that vets and promotes the most sustainable luxury lifestyle businesses, awarded the French brand its Butterfly Mark.
The Burberry Foundation, an independent charity launched by the brand, has announced a new educational initiative for schools in Yorkshire. In partnership with King’s College London, the four-year initiative aims to measure the impact that an arts and creative education can have on young students’ lives.
the epitome of Italian glamour founded by a dynasty so famous its reputation precedes it. Michael Kors: an American brand also afforded household-name status, largely through the ubiquity of its affordably-priced handbags. At first glance, they appear to have little in common.
NUTLEY, United States – Inside a cluttered laboratory on a sprawling corporate campus in the New York suburbs, Modern Meadow is attempting a feat of modern alchemy: turning a vat of liquid the colour and consistency of chicken soup into luxury-grade leather.
Adapted from “The Plant-Based Workplace: Add Profits, Engage Employees and Save the Planet” (Gigi Carter, 2018) by Gigi Carter. All rights reserved. Nowadays many businesses view their environmental and sustainability efforts from a reputational point of view; being perceived by customers and the broader public as socially and environmentally responsible is the right thing to do.
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