Author: Shawnee Harkness

The UK Plastics Pact Shows Major Advances In Four Key Areas.

In 2020, the UK Plastics Pact helped to reduce plastic packaging usage by 10%, DOUBLE recyclable content, and more (moving the UK forward in the climate crisis).

GlobalData’s 2022 Prediction: ‘The Future Is Checkout-Free.’

GlobalData predicts the international expansion of checkout-free stores, non-food specialist stores using ‘ambient commerce,’ and increased global competition.

Working In 2022 + Beyond: Here Are GlobalData’s Predictions.

In their latest report ‘TMT Predictions 2022,’ the leading data and analytics company, GlobalData – offers up their predictions on the future of work in the UK.

Antler (The UK Heritage Brand) Unveils A Fresh New Look In Australia

ANTLER (the London-based heritage luggage brand) has launched a refreshed new e-commerce website in Australia, – moving them into a new chapter of expansion.

FYI: Our Neurological Response To Online Retail Frustrations

A new study conducted by Goldsmiths University (in partnership with Loqate), – captured brain activity responses to online shopping frustrations, via EEG scans.

Metro Bank + Will Higham On ‘The Future of the High Street.’

Metro Bank has partnered with the leading consumer futurist, Will Higham, – to uncover what the communities of tomorrow could look like by 2040. See more here.

Mental Health: A Sit-down With Tania Diggory From Calmer.

Meet Tania Diggory from Calmer. In this piece, we discuss mental health and well-being in business.

Little Omo Inclusive Education: Representing Children of Colour

Little Omo is the UK’s first ever inclusive educational brand, which represents children of colour (a long-overdue initiative, launched by Desriee Asomuyide).

Bemuse Sparkling Mead: SMASHING The No-Low Space. Here’s How

ONE CAN AT A TIME! Bemuse’s low-alcohol, low-calorie, sparkling craft mead (which is brewed, crafted, and canned in the UK), – is SMASHING the no-low industry.

Neitiv: The UK’s 1st Sustainable + Vegan Coconut Flower Beer

Neitiv enters the beer market with the UK’s first ever range of coconut flower beers. The products are vegan, sustainably produced, AND they’re low in calories.