European shopping centre group VIA Outlets announces the launch of a sustainable pop-up store initiative called ‘Re.Love’.
Rental and Reuse
Morrisons introduces free water refills at its UK petrol forecourt stores as an alternative to single-use plastic bottles for customers.
Harvey Nichols is set to launch a luxury resale service in partnership with sector specialist Reflaunt from 26 August.
Selfridges introduces ‘Resellfridges: The Wedding edit’, offering pre-loved dresses and other outfits for the wedding season.
Rental platform Hurr is now selling clothes on Depop, in what the companies say is a move to extend the lifespan of ex-rented fashion items.
Fashion retailer LK Bennett launches clothing rental subscription service ‘LK Borrowed’ as focus on more sustainable options ramps up.
Six McDonald’s restaurants around the Northampton area are piloting a returnable drink cups scheme as part of the fast-food chain’s sustainability strategy.
Dixons Carphone’s sustainability boss, Moira Thomas, welcomes the new right to repair legislation which came in on 1 July.
Timberland announces launch of a global product take-back programme, as part of its efforts to be a more circular business.