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World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day

June 8, 2020 marked World Oceans Day - Suston's production team took to kayaks to do its part keeping the coastlines clean ...
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Reputation Make-Over

Reputation Make-Over

Previously renowned for its steep price tag and as a go-to target of animal rights protests, the luxury performance brand Canada Goose’s first sustainability report demonstrates that a radical sustainable and ethical brand redesign is already well underway ...
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Way Ahead of Schedule

Way Ahead of Schedule

With the pandemic slowing down many sustainability-related timelines, the Textile Exchange's second annual progress report for "The 2025 Sustainable Cotton Challenge" provides some welcomed good news ...
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Earth Day Present

Earth Day Present

This year's Earth Day was a bit different than anticipated on account of the pandemic, but lockdown didn't stop Arc'Teryx from announcing its new, ambitious Science Based Targets climate initiative ...
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Virtual Performance Awards

Virtual Performance Awards

Though traditionally held in Munich, this year's Performance Awards ceremony goes off without a hitch – digitally – awarding two innovative fabrics with high sustainability credentials ...
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Little Things That Matter

Little Things That Matter

A new collaboration between leading trim manufacturer YKK and sourcing platform Oceanworks endeavours to take on the marine plastic waste challenge, one zipper at a time ...
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Conserving Momentum

Conserving Momentum

Just as support had reached unprecedented heights, the mutual dependency of Conservation and the Outdoor industry has been put to the test as a result of COVID-19 and the resulting recession. The Conservation Alliance and the European Outdoor Conservation Association ...

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Conserving Momentum

Conserving Momentum

Just as support had reached unprecedented heights, the mutual dependency of Conservation and the Outdoor industry has been put to the test as a result of COVID-19 and the resulting recession. The Conservation Alliance and the European Outdoor Conservation Association share how they're coping during the pandemic ...
Novel (corona) Challenges

Novel (corona) Challenges

With three of its subsidiaries topping the lists of the latest Sustainable Brand Index, Fenix Outdoor's sustainability reputation has been steadily on the rise. 2020 has thrown a curve ball, however, so Suston reached out to hear how the pandemic has affected their sustainability programs ...
An Out-of-Office Experience

An Out-of-Office Experience

If a few potted plants in the office window can increase productivity and creativity with up to 15%, and reduce stress by 37%, what would an entire forest be capable of? Suston's editor Jonathan Fraenkel-Eidse uses lockdown to find out ...
Can We Just Carry On in Lockdown?

Can We Just Carry On in Lockdown?

The Corona virus pandemic's fallout is hitting the Outdoor industry hard. Suston reaches out to 5 industry leaders to hear how these disruptions are affecting their commitments to sustainability, and how the industry should respond ...
Pathfinder 1: The Vigilante

Pathfinder 1: The Vigilante

Kris Tompkins has combined sharp business acumen, out-of-the-box thinking, and a rebel spirit to conserve over 57,000 square kilometers in Patagonia and Chile over the past quarter century ...
Pathfinder 2: The Storyteller

Pathfinder 2: The Storyteller

If you want to sell to environmental sceptics, you have to have both a good product and know how to talk about it. Nikwax Founder Nick Brown has made a career of doing exactly that ...

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