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Green Week 2020: LVMH expands commitments to protecting biodiversity

EU Green Week 2020 is a key event on the agenda to move forward to achieve the ecological transition. The theme of this year’s Green Week from October 19-22 was “A New Beginning for People and Nature”, highlighting the contribution biodiversity can make to society and the economy and the role it can play in stimulating recovery in a post-pandemic

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“Toward Zero Herbicides” project: Hennessy and 16 winegrowers in AOC Cognac region team to develop new sustainable winegrowing model

The “30,000 Farms: Toward Zero Herbicides” group met for the first time last July 28 at Hennessy’s La Bataille vineyard in Saint-Preuil to launch an initiative to test practices that could ultimately eliminate the use of herbicides. The target for this ambitious initiative is 2021 for Hennessy’s own vineyards, and progressively in the following years for the cognac maker’s partner

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The Fashion Pact: first steps towards industry transformation

For the first time in the Fashion industry, the Fashion Pact unites CEOs of 60+ global leading companies from the fashion and textile industry – fashion, sports, lifestyle and luxury as well as suppliers and retailers – committing to a common core of ambitious quantified environmental objectives focusing on three themes: climate, biodiversity and oceans. • Members have identified seven

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European Sustainable Development Week 2020: LVMH spotlights initiatives to reduce the Group’s environmental footprint

Each year, European Sustainable Development Week is an opportunity to stimulate and heighten the visibility of initiatives that promote sustainable development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across Europe. The current crisis underlines the importance of not losing our focus on the goals of the transition to more sustainable development. LVMH has long made proactive environmental responsibility a pillar of

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Installation Completed of the World’s Most Powerful Solar Roof Currently Operating at PVH Europe’s State-of-the-Art Warehouse and Logistics Center

Providing power to meet the needs of all PVH Europe buildings in the Netherlands, this sustainability achievement is part of PVH Corp.’s commitment to procure 100% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030. AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PVH Europe, the global headquarters of Tommy Hilfiger and the European offices of Calvin Klein, both owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces the installation of what

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Your Possible Conversation: Unesco’s Campaign “Keeping Girls in The Picture”

On the eve of the “Tools of Memory” on-line auction, Prada hosted a virtual private gathering, ”Keeping Girls in the Picture. ” Director of the New York office and UNESCO Representative to the UN, Marie- Paul Roudil, CEO of Robin Hood, Wes Moore; and MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle discussed UNESCO’s campaign to help advocate for girls around the world to have

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Amazon Launches ‘Climate Pledge Friendly’ to Make It Easier for Customers to Discover and Shop for Sustainable Products

Program launches with over 25,000 Climate Pledge Friendly products with one or more of 19 sustainability certifications Amazon launches ‘Compact by Design,’ a new certification program for products designed to reduce carbon emissions through increased efficiency and better packaging SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced Climate Pledge Friendly, a new program to help make it easy for customers to discover

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Shell and Microsoft form alliance to help address carbon emissions

Both companies will expand their deep existing technology collaboration to create and deliver new solutions to help customers, suppliers and other businesses lower emissions. Redmond, Washington – 22 Sept. 2020 – Shell International Petroleum Company Limited and Microsoft Corporation, building on a history of three decades of working together, are embarking on a new strategic alliance to support progress towards a

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Kenzo partners with World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to protect wild tigers and double their numbers by 2022

Kenzo is partnering with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to support “Tx2”, a global commitment to protect the world’s wild tigers and double their numbers by the end of 2022. As part of the partnership, Kenzo has launched a capsule collection dedicated exclusively to the big cats that serve as the brand’s mascot. For each item sold, Kenzo

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