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Lands’ End Announces “Lands’ Friendly” Initiative in Celebration of Earth Day

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Dodgeville, Wis.–Just in time for Earth Day, Lands’ End announces its “Lands’ Friendly” #IAMLANDSFRIENDLY initiative, a mission to continually strive to be a leader in sustainability. Founded 50 years ago by Gary Comer, an active environmentalist who encouraged Lands’ End employees to be good stewards of the Earth, the company …

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National Retail Federation Honored By Environmental Protection Agency

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Washington—On Tuesday, Earth Day, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the National Retail Federation (NRF) with its 2014 SmartWay Affiliate Challenge in recognition to the NRF’s support for policies and practices that reduce truck emissions and enhance freight efficiency. “I commend the National Retail Federation for its level of commitment, …

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The Artisan Group, which provides hand-crafted, eco-friendly products to eco-minded Hollywood celebrities, asked Lisa Lehmann of Studio Jewel to contribute one of her designs to their Earth Day gift bags. “The challenge? Create something unisex that is not only eco-friendly but has a message as well,” Lehmann says. Thus, she …

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Timberland Expects 3,500 to Participate in Earth Day Projects

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Stratham, NH—Earth Day, Sunday, April 22, marks Timberland’s 14th consecutive year hosting Earth Day community events. For Earth Day, more than 3,500 Timberland employees, community partners, consumers and retail customers, will unite in Timberland-hosted Earth Day events from New York City to Singapore and Milan to Malaysia–addressing a number of …

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Putting a Fashion Foot, or Hand, Forward for Earth Day

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Bloomingdale’s SOHO Ecolux Designer Pop-up Shop New York–Spring Ecolux Designer Pop-Up Shop, showcasing 10 contemporary fashion and accessories designers, in celebration of Earth Day, located on the fifth floor of Bloomingdale’s SOHO through April 23. The shop includes an art installation by artist and surface designer Susan Benarcik. Among the …

Loomstate Drums in Earth Day

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New York—To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, Loomstate founders Rogan Gregory and Scott Hahn joined fashion forces with jewelry designer Pamela Love to create a 40-drummer circle complete with interactive video at the Hudson Hotel. Loomstate was founded as a casual brand dedicated to creating demand for certified …

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It’s only fitting on Earth Day we show Mother Nature some love. The makers of Armitron watches introduce us to the world’s first eco-conscious watch brand, Sprout Watches. Constructed with natural fibers, bamboo dial, corn resin case and organic cotton straps (très military chic!),  the timepiece tells the world you’re doing your part …