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Principles for responsible international investment in food and agriculture

PRINCIPLES FOR RESPONSIBLE INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT IN FOOD AND AGRICULTURE

The Committee on World Food Security of the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization has a report out on this topic , well worth pondering. Sustainability,...

Hop Take: Calm Down Everyone, Craft Beer Prices Aren't Spiking

HOP TAKE: CALM DOWN EVERYONE, CRAFT BEER PRICES AREN'T SPIKING

This week, scary reports warned craft beer drinkers that our pints are about to get more expensive. This, allegedly , is due to snowy...

 
 
 
Allbirds, the buzzy sneaker startup that's now reportedly worth $1 billion, just released its most expensive shoe yet

ALLBIRDS, THE BUZZY SNEAKER STARTUP THAT'S NOW REPORTEDLY WORTH $1 BILLION, JUST RELEASED ITS MOST EXPENSIVE SHOE YET

Allbirds has released its newest shoe. Called the Tree Topper , it's a high-top sneaker that retails for $115. The new sneaker is the...

Snap sinks after revealing it was subpoenaed by the DOJ and SEC for information related to its IPO disclosures

SNAP SINKS AFTER REVEALING IT WAS SUBPOENAED BY THE DOJ AND SEC FOR INFORMATION RELATED TO ITS IPO DISCLOSURES

Snap revealed that it has responded to subpoenas from the DOJ and SEC on issues related to the company's IPO disclosures, according...

 
 
 
Nets' LeVert sustains apparent severe right leg injury

NETS' LEVERT SUSTAINS APPARENT SEVERE RIGHT LEG INJURY

MINNEAPOLIS - Nets guard Caris LeVert sustained what appeared to be a severe right leg injury during the second quarter of Brooklyn's...

Ohio's watershed moment: How to fix Lake Erie algae

OHIO'S WATERSHED MOMENT: HOW TO FIX LAKE ERIE ALGAE

The western tail of Lake Erie brims with life. Warm, shallow waters along the Ohio-Michigan border teem with bass, bluegill, and walleye,...

 
 
 
Soulland Celebrates Sustainability With New "Logic" Capsule

SOULLAND CELEBRATES SUSTAINABILITY WITH NEW "LOGIC" CAPSULE

Copenhagen-based label Soulland has revealed its first ever sustainability project, with a new capsule titled "Logic." The new collection...

Bionda Castana relaunches with zero-waste strategy

BIONDA CASTANA RELAUNCHES WITH ZERO-WASTE STRATEGY

After a two-year hiatus, luxury footwear brand Bionda Castana has relaunched with a new, sustainable approach that celebrates its bestselling...

 
 
 
Argentina welcomes sustainable tourism with open arms

ARGENTINA WELCOMES SUSTAINABLE TOURISM WITH OPEN ARMS

Delegates from the Secretariat of State for Tourism in Argentina visited London's World Travel Market event this week, unveiling the...

This LA-based startup is making sustainable cashmere sweaters for $145 - here's why that matters, and how they feel in person

THIS LA-BASED STARTUP IS MAKING SUSTAINABLE CASHMERE SWEATERS FOR $145 - HERE'S WHY THAT MATTERS, AND HOW THEY FEEL IN PERSON

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
The Suddenly Surging Business of Recycled Plastic Puffer Jackets

THE SUDDENLY SURGING BUSINESS OF RECYCLED PLASTIC PUFFER JACKETS

Late last month, Everlane made the very big announcement that it was ridding its supply chain of virgin plastic. The San Francisco-based...

Tesla picks telco executive Robyn Denholm to replace Elon Musk as chairman

TESLA PICKS TELCO EXECUTIVE ROBYN DENHOLM TO REPLACE ELON MUSK AS CHAIRMAN

Elon Musk's replacement as the chair of Tesla has been named and it is Robyn Denholm, an Australian executive who has been a director...

 
 
 
'She was a giver': School crossing guard dies from hit-and-run injuries sustained on the job

'SHE WAS A GIVER': SCHOOL CROSSING GUARD DIES FROM HIT-AND-RUN INJURIES SUSTAINED ON THE JOB

The 73-year-old was struck by a car while helping elementary school students cross the street.

74 unique gift ideas from startups that are worth having on your radar

74 UNIQUE GIFT IDEAS FROM STARTUPS THAT ARE WORTH HAVING ON YOUR RADAR

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
The New York designer making inclusive, genderfluid, sustainable clothes

THE NEW YORK DESIGNER MAKING INCLUSIVE, GENDERFLUID, SUSTAINABLE CLOTHES

Fresh out of New York's Parsons School of Design - which counts Tom Ford , Marc Jacobs , and Alexander Wang amongst its alumni - designer...

BRT Planning 601: Business Plans

BRT PLANNING 601: BUSINESS PLANS

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 11am EST ::: RSVP ::: About the Webinar This webinar will review the administrative and business planning...

 
 
 
Bucheon: A People-Friendly Vision

BUCHEON: A PEOPLE-FRIENDLY VISION

Slow Food Extremadura: Tripinyourshoes Visit Spain

SLOW FOOD EXTREMADURA: TRIPINYOURSHOES VISIT SPAIN

In the west of Spain lies the region of Extremadura, marking a large part of the country's border with Portugal. Extremadura has been...

 
 
 
We Heart: JavaPresse

WE HEART: JAVAPRESSE

To say we're coffee-powered here at Annmarie Skin Care would be an understatement. Coffee is brewing at just about every hour of the...

Visiting Senior Scientific Specialist, Technical / Illinois Sustainable Technology Center/Prairie Research Institute / Champaign, IL

VISITING SENIOR SCIENTIFIC SPECIALIST, TECHNICAL / ILLINOIS SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY CENTER/PRAIRIE RESEARCH INSTITUTE / CHAMPAIGN, IL

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center/Prairie Research Institute/Champaign, IL ~~Visiting Senior Scientific Specialist, Technical Illinois...