Welcome to Top Store

Best Products at Best Prices

0$0.00

No products in the cart.

Tag: environment

John Lewis trials sustainability schemes at Oxford store | Business

John Lewis has stopped selling 5p single-use plastic carrier bags at its Oxford store as part of a major trial to test and change shoppers’ behaviour. The sustainability initiatives, which were unveiled on Monday, are aimed at encouraging a “reduce, reuse and return” culture among customers and could provide a model for its other shops. …

John Lewis trials sustainability schemes at Oxford store | BusinessRead More

Retailers move to reassure consumers over chicken safety after drug seizure | Environment

Retailers and the poultry industry have attempted to reassure consumers on the safety of chicken, after a seizure of Chinese antibiotics suspected to be destined for unregulated use on a poultry farm in Northern Ireland. The County Tyrone farm suspected of trying to source the antibiotics is now at the centre of an investigation by …

Retailers move to reassure consumers over chicken safety after drug seizure | EnvironmentRead More

Walmart CEO writes to PM, seeks stable business environment, Retail News, ET Retail

NEW DELHI | BENGALURU: Walmart chief executive Doug McMillon has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking certainty and predictability in India’s business environment, people familiar with the matter said. Changes in foreign direct investment rules for ecommerce marketplaces late last year had upset Walmart-owned Flipkart and rival Amazon, and forced them to overhaul their …

Walmart CEO writes to PM, seeks stable business environment, Retail News, ET RetailRead More

Waitrose to stop selling plastic toys in Christmas crackers from 2020 | Environment

John Lewis and Waitrose are to stop selling Christmas crackers containing plastic toys and puzzles as part of a drive to reduce single-use plastics – but not until 2020. The retailers will announce on Monday that they would switch next year to crackers filled with toys and other items made from recyclable materials such as …

Waitrose to stop selling plastic toys in Christmas crackers from 2020 | EnvironmentRead More

Lab-grown meat could exacerbate climate change scientists say

Startup founder Didier Toubia holds a petri dish and a plate with a steak in his hands. The Petri dish contains certain stem cells of a cow from which a steak will be bred in the laboratory in three to four weeks. Ilia Yechimovich | picture alliance | Getty Images Companies across the world are …

Lab-grown meat could exacerbate climate change scientists sayRead More

Woolworths trialling 20c paper bags following ban on free plastic bags | Business

Woolworths has begun a trial of paper bags in select stores, a move environment groups say is preferable to the use of plastic though the focus should remain on reusable bags. The paper bags cost 20c each and are currently available in 20 stores around the country, and will be offered in addition to the …

Woolworths trialling 20c paper bags following ban on free plastic bags | BusinessRead More

Scariest thing about Halloween is plastic waste, say charities | Life and style

An estimated 2,000 tonnes of plastic waste – equivalent to 83m bottles – will be generated from throwaway Halloween clothing sold by leading retailers in the UK this year research suggests. An investigation by Hubbub, an environmental charity, into the seasonal outfits available from 19 supermarkets and retailers – including Aldi, Argos, Asos, Amazon, Boden, …

Scariest thing about Halloween is plastic waste, say charities | Life and styleRead More

Tesco and M&S likely to have soya linked to deforestation in supply chains | Environment

Tesco, M&S and several other UK supermarkets admit that they cannot guarantee that soya from deforested areas is not in their supply chain despite commitments to phase out its use, the Guardian has found. An investigation has revealed that Tesco, Asda, Morrisons and M&S all buy products from UK farmers using animal feed that includes …

Tesco and M&S likely to have soya linked to deforestation in supply chains | EnvironmentRead More