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Smarter Sorting, which leverages AI to make physical product sustainability suggestions to organizations, raises $25M
23 Mar, 2022

Smarter Sorting, which leverages AI to make physical product sustainability suggestions to organizations, raises $25M

With the acceleration of digital transformation, consumer product brands are considering — or actively adopting, as the case may be — product intelligence software. Product intelligence entails gathering, acting on, and analyzing data related to how customers use and perceive a company’s products. Smarter Sorting aims to help by suggesting to retailers and brands ways to better dispose, make, market, and move consumer products.
Venture Beat
The 10 Most Innovative Retail Companies of 2022
09 Mar, 2022

The 10 Most Innovative Retail Companies of 2022

Arrive is named to the Fast Company "10 Most Innovative Retail Companies of 2022" list for bringing the sharing economy to every product category.
Fast Company
Pangaia's Innovative, Extra-Comfortable Essentials
10 Feb, 2022

Pangaia's Innovative, Extra-Comfortable Essentials

Textiles derived from seaweed, insulation that comes from wildflowers, and fabric infused with peppermint oil to keep it fresher.
Esquire
Fashion for Good Consortium building a new textile waste value chain in India
08 Feb, 2022

Fashion for Good Consortium building a new textile waste value chain in India

William McDonough and corporate partners are calling for industry stakeholders within the Indian textile suppliers and garment manufacturers to volunteer crucial information for an ambitious project to map the Indian textile waste landscape.
PR Newswire
Don’t Just Watch: Team Behind ‘Don’t Look Up’ Urges Climate Action
11 Jan, 2022

Don’t Just Watch: Team Behind ‘Don’t Look Up’ Urges Climate Action

The satirical film about a comet hurtling toward Earth is a metaphor for climate change. It has broken a Netflix record and its director hopes it will mobilize public action.
New York Times
PANGAIA Partners With Es Devlin for a Limited-Edition Capsule
21 Dec, 2021

PANGAIA Partners With Es Devlin for a Limited-Edition Capsule

The collaborative capsule is crafted in Devlin’s signature orange color, which has enhanced the set designs of Kanye West, The Weeknd and more. The energizing color serves as a reminder for Devlin to always take action.
Hypebeast
Cruz Foam Closes $2.5M Seed Funding Round to Accelerate Circular Protective Packaging Solutions
23 Nov, 2021

Cruz Foam Closes $2.5M Seed Funding Round to Accelerate Circular Protective Packaging Solutions

Investors Include At One Ventures, Sony Innovation Fund, and Regeneration.VC High Profile Advisors, Awards, and ASTM Certifications Add to Momentum
PR Newswire
Is Lab-Grown Leather the Future of Luxury? This Inventor Thinks So.
04 Nov, 2021

Is Lab-Grown Leather the Future of Luxury? This Inventor Thinks So.

Cruelty-free materials grown in a lab might be luxury's next frontier.
Robb Report
Eliminating Styrofoam Protective Packaging
23 Sep, 2021

Eliminating Styrofoam Protective Packaging

Over 380 million tons of plastic are produced every year and 50% of that for single-use purposes such as product packaging. Until now, companies have been hard-pressed to find a replacement for styrofoam for protecting fragile items like electronics and appliances.
Tech Crunch
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