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Ausonia company (brand that produces articles for women) has launched the “one package one minute to the breast cancer investigation” campaign. Ausonia, in cooperation with AECC (Spanish Association Against Cancer) tries to contribute to the fight against breast cancer financing an investigation minute for each sold package.
Why it matters
Time equals money and is a more involved and personal way of donating to a charitable cause. Will time and resources become the new currency in corporate CSR?
Source: Marketing News
19. May 2010
Dutch non-profit organisation Made-By has developed a database system which enables consumers to track & trace their clothing purchases via a unique code in every garment. The initiative is aimed at expanding the market for environmentally and socially conscious fashion.
Neighbourhood swapping pop-up ‘shops’ have made a recent appearance in Germany. Anybody can leave or take objects in good condition left by the previous owners in these spaces called ‘give boxes’. Users can also leave their acknowledgements in a diary that tracks the transactions.