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The green shoots of discovery
Italian supermarket iPer La Grande has created a new sub brand iNaturale that uses social media to connect with customers about environmental issues.
Why it matters
Having a green sub brand gives retailers a new platform from which to build their environmental credentials. In the future will we see retailers with other sub brands, such as Family and Premium?
Unpackaged is a new concept in grocery shopping that takes on the challenge of unnecessary food packaging. Customers bring their own containers to fill with organic whole foods, dried fruit, nuts and seeds, herbs and spices – even refillable oils, vinegars and wines. If it’s high on quality and low on waste, you’re likely to find it at Unpackaged.
Point WC are a French company who offer "luxury" public toilets. The toilets are cleaned by staff after every visit to guarantee optimum cleanliness. Each one is individually decorated and features a mini boutique that sells make-up and toiletries.