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Is that a good egg? How chocolate makers rate on social and environmental measures
Is that a good egg? How chocolate makers rate on social and environmental measuresArticle

Easter is the biggest chocolate-buying time of the year. But who's really paying for the cost of that chocolate?

John Dumay and James Guthrie 6 Apr 2021

Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020 winners list
Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020 winners listArticle

The Sustainable Fashion Awards celebrate South African designers, retailers and personalities leading sustainable, ethical, circular and regenerative practices in the fashion industry...

23 Nov 2020

Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020 finalists announced
Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020 finalists announcedArticle

Twyg has announced the finalists of its Sustainable Fashion Awards for 2020. The annual awards celebrate SA designers leading sustainable, ethical, circular and regenerative practices...

29 Oct 2020

Nominations now open for Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020
Nominations now open for Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020Article

Twyg is calling on fashion designers who implement sustainable and circular approaches, and who foster ethical practices, to enter its second annual Sustainable Fashion Awards...

3 Sep 2020

#TwygAwards: A celebration of sustainable South African fashion
#TwygAwards: A celebration of sustainable South African fashionArticle

Designers and brands creating innovative, sustainable work in South Africa's fashion industry were honoured at the inaugural Twyg Awards, held in Cape Town on Thursday...

20 Sep 2019

Twyg Awards to spotlight conscious Southern African fashion brands
Twyg Awards to spotlight conscious Southern African fashion brandsArticle

Nominations are open for the inaugural Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards, which recognise Southern African designers who have implemented a sustainable design approach...

10 Jul 2019

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Up close and personal - Are shock ads effective?Article

Shockvertising. How far is too far? Are shock ads effective in changing consumer behaviour or, is shocking people simply off-putting?...

Zubeida Goolam 29 Jan 2019

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Smart streetwear with Sol-SolArticle

South African fashion label Sol-Sol's signature brand of smart casual streetwear is founded on a commitment to great fit, fabric and design...

Lauren Hartzenberg 21 Feb 2018

SIZA sets gold farm sustainability standard for SA
SIZA sets gold farm sustainability standard for SAArticle

SIZA was thoroughly reviewed against SAI Platform's Farm Sustainability Assessment 2.0. The result was a maximum Gold level of equivalence (100% essential, 100% basic and 100% advanced)...

20 Feb 2018

Fashionably conscious: H&M launches Conscious Exclusive Collection
Fashionably conscious: H&M launches Conscious Exclusive CollectionArticle

Consumers are becoming more conscious of where their food, beauty products and clothing is coming from, how it is produced...

Ruth Cooper 3 May 2017

#SustainabilityMonth: Eco and social labels join forces to encourage SA to become Labelwise
#SustainabilityMonth: Eco and social labels join forces to encourage SA to become LabelwiseArticle

More people want to be part of the change they'd like to see in the world. For that purpose, four of the world's most credible and ubiquitous eco and social labels have joined forces in a unique South African campaign...

20 Oct 2016

CSI that makes a real difference
CSI that makes a real differenceArticle

Globalisation, connectivity, and common interests are uniting formerly unrelated groups. But how do you manage reputation in the fast-moving context of digital media...

Jeff Nemeth 28 Jan 2016

Ethical labour practices stimulate WIETA membership
Ethical labour practices stimulate WIETA membershipArticle

The Wine & Agricultural Trade Association (WIETA), a voluntary, non-profit organisation, has more than doubled its membership over the past year, as local producers continue to seek accreditation for fair labour practices on their farms and in their cellars.

2 May 2014

ManpowerGroup aims to promote ethical labour brokering
ManpowerGroup aims to promote ethical labour brokeringArticle

According to the International Organisation for Migration, more than 214 million people across the globe live outside their countries of origin, and migrant workers and their families account for 90% of all international migration. Unfortunately, as more individuals move for work, and more employers seek global talent, many migrants find themselves entangled in a "grey" market run by unscrupulous brokers and employers.

2 May 2012

Unions versus businessArticle

Trying to ban an industry - that of the labour broker - which assists with job creation and betterment makes no business or logical sense, argues Debbie Lieberthal, MD of Umkhonto Labour Holdings.

19 Sep 2011

Fairtrade kudos for fair Cape
Fairtrade kudos for fair CapeArticle

The South African wine industry won the UK trade publication, The Drinks Business', Ethical Award for 2009 and many trophies and prizes in the Fairtrade Wine Committee's competition for best wines of the year, held in London within the past few weeks.

2 Dec 2009

Winecorp first SA company formally recognised for ethical tradingArticle

South Africa's Wine Industry Ethical Trade Association (WIETA), an NGO created to monitor and promote fairness in working conditions throughout the wine industry, has awarded its first accreditation to Winecorp Holdings.

16 Jun 2004

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