Tag: sustainability

reverse vending machine
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Sustainability set to be a focus in ‘new normal’

As Scotland begins the process of easing out of lockdown, it looks clear that customers will have different...

Haagen-Dazs ice cream
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Häagen-Dazs ditches plastic spoons

Häagen-Dazs has stopped including a single-use plastic spoon in its mini cup multipacks. The luxury ice cream brand...

Tennent's Lager
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Tennent’s praised by green watchdog

Tennent’s has been given an ‘Excellent’ accreditation in the latest annual Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) Compliance Assessment...

Antony Begley
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Authenticity key in an increasingly ‘woke’ society

I’ll admit that the first time I read the word ‘woke’ in what looked like an out-of-context scenario...

Greens of Ellon staff
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New-look Greens of Ellon opens doors

Greens of Ellon has officially launched, five months after Eros Retail took on the former Costcutter site. Sustainability,...

Roger White
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Irn Bru: made in Scotland using wind power

Barr Soft Drinks will power its operations across the UK with fossil fuel-free electricity following a new deal...

Highland Spring bottled water
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Water growth continues to flow

The bottled water category remains buoyant in Scotland thanks to innovation and commitment to tackling sustainability concerns. Despite...

bustling exhibition
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The power of going local

Sourcing Scottish, regional and local products is an excellent way of setting your store apart from the competition,...

United Nations sustainability tartan
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Enough with the tartans!

Despite being a true Scottish patriot, UTC has never been a huge fan of the kilt and one...

Environmentally friendly city
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Are retailers as ‘woke’ on sustainability as consumers?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last 12 months, you can’t have failed to notice...