Media Mentions


 

 

Monday 24 April 

The Telegraph
She Wears It Well: Fashion Revolution co-founder Carry Somers offers her tips for creating a sustainable wardrobe

 

Tuesday 18 April 

The National 

Different approach pays off for Al Rayan Bank

 

Monday 3 April 

The Canary

The world seems to have conveniently forgotten about the Panama Papers. That’s bad for us all

 

Friday 31 March

The Canary

A lawyer has handed the Prime Minister some uncomfortable news

 

Wednesday 22 March

BBC News

Has this dress been to more countries than you?

 

Monday 23 January 2017

Guilty Feminist Podcast

30. Ethical Clothing with Aisling Bea - from 16.00mins in

 

Saturday 3 December 2016

The Guardian

Ethical gifts: think of others when you think of others this Christmas

 

Saturday 3 December 2016

The Guardian

Should you buy your Christmas tree this weekend?

 

Wednesday 16 November 2016
The Huffington Post
Five things you can change to help the environment

 

Monday 24 October 2016

The Canary

M&S and others left red-faced as investigation reveals the shocoking truth about our demand for cheap clothing

 

Wednesday 19 October 2016

Moral Fibres

Ethical Alternatives to Sports Direct

 

Friday 23 September 2016
The Vegan Society

Walking the Vegan Walk

 

Sunday 28 August 2016 2016

The Sunday Herald Scotland

Personal finance: The growing climate change debate

 

Wednesday 3 August 2016

Co-operative News

Ethical Consumer investigates fossil-free finance

 

Tuesday 2 August 2016

Move Your Money
Leaving behind the carbon age

 

Saturday 16 July 2016
The Guardian
Carbon-free banking: where to save, invest and borrow

 

Wednesday 11 May 2016
The Vegan Society
How Ethical Is your Vegan Burger?


Wednesday 11 May 2016

The Huffington Post
Nike is Now Making Most of its Shoes from its Own Garbage

 

 

Friday 6 May 2016
SciDev
The Price of Fashion's Murky Supply Chains

 

Tuesday 19 April 2016
Vice
Prada, Chanel, and Big-Name Fashion Brands Called Out for Secret Supply Chains 

 

Monday 18 April 2016
Huffington Post
Fashion Revolution: The Brands Who Can Tell You Who Made Their Clothes Named in Transparency Report.

 

Wednesday 13 April 2016
The Verge
Fairphone 2 Review  

 

Tuesday 5 April 2016
Moral Fibres Blog

Are any high street shops ethical?

 

Friday 4 March 2016

The Guardian

How do I... avoid using Amazon? 

 

Wednesday 24 February 2016

Triodos

The impact of government intervention on the ethical market

 

Wednesday 17 February 2016

BBC Radio 4

The Moral Maze - Banning Boycotts (from 26m18s)

 

Monday 8 February 2016

Retail Gazette

Spectrum of ethics highlights best and worst of British supermarkets

 

Monday 8 February 2016

The Independent

'Least ethical' British supermarkets named following French ban on stores throwing away food

 

Friday 5 February 2016

The Debrief

Can we actually afford to shop ethically?

 

Monday 1 February 2016

Style Eyes - Ethical Fashion Blog

5 facts to make you re-think your desire for denim

 

Sunday 31 January 2016

Co-operative News

Should co-ops shake on deals with big business?

 

Wednesday 30 December 2015

The Independent

Ethical spending surges to £38bn in UK as consumers look to green alternatives

 

Tuesday 29 December 2015

Blue and Green Tomorrow 

Lower Carbon Choices Drives £38bn Ethical Market Growth

 

Thursday 17 December 2015

The Guardian

Fairtrade chocolate and independent booksellers: an ethical guide to Christmas shopping

 

Wednesday 16 December 2015

www.gadgette.com

Fairphone 2: the ethical, sustainable phone you can upgrade by hand

 

Tuesday 1 December 2015

Co-operative News

Co-op Bank customers to form union after crowdfunder success

 

Sunday 29 November 2015

The Mail on Sunday

'Being ethical means more to me than making money': Green is good - how you CAN make healthy profits as an ethical investor

 

 

Wednesday 4 November 2015

The Oxford Student

The run down on fast fashion

 

Monday 10 August 2015

Just Style

What will Britain's Modern Slavery Act achieve?

 

Monday 13 July 2015

Co-operative News

AGM reports: Co-operatives UK and Revolver

 

Saturday 4 July 2015

The Guardian

Electric car grant: time is short before they pull the plug on £5,000 giveaway

 

Friday 19 June 2015

The Guardian

Big coffee brands can support their farmers – here's how

 

Tuesday 16 June 2015

The Financial Times

Skimping tax can still leave a bitter taste for coffee companies

 

Friday 29 May 2015

The Guardian

Drinking an ethical cup of coffee: how easy is it?

 

Tuesday 19 May 2015

The Guardian

Co-op campaigners attack £5m pay for bank boss Niall Booker

 

Saturday 9 May 2015

The Herald Scotland

Consumers want new government to tackle tax avoidance

 

Thursday 30 April 2015

Opendemocracy.net

'Not made by slaves': the ambivalent origins of ethical consumption

  

Thursday 23 April 2015

stuff.co.nz

Esquires ranks well in coffee house ethics study

 

Tuesday 21 April 2015

The Guardian

Starbucks and Harris + Hoole share the dregs in ethical coffee rankings

 

Friday 17 April 2015

Blue and Green Tomorrow

Ethical spending up 9% as UK consumer awareness increases

 

Sunday 12 April 2015

The Independent

Open-minded shoppers willing to try new products leading to a boom in ethical spending, says report

 

Wednesday 8 April 2015

The Guardian

Garden centres urged to drop bug killer to protect bees

 

Wednesday 8 April 2015

Western Morning News

Garden centres are being urged bee-harming pesticide

 

Sunday 18 January 2015

The Guardian

Why can’t I buy more palm oil-free products from mainstream shops?

 

Monday 5 January 2015

BBC Radio 4 - You and Yours

As we look to the cheapest deal, have we and the supermarkets forgotten about ethics?

  

Tuesday 23 December 2014

The Guardian

‘Amazon-free’ Christmas campaign diverts reported £5m worth of sales from online retailer

   

Saturday 6 December 2014

The Guardian

Ethical vouchers that help an entrepreneur in the developing world

 

Saturday 6 December 2014

The Independent

Between the Covers: What's really going on in the world of books

 

Wednesday 3 December 2014

Care2.com

4 Ideas on How to Shop According to Your Values This Christmas

 

Wednesday 3 December 2014

Co-operative News

Plans for co-operative alternative to eBay take shape

  

Monday 1 December 2014

The Bookseller

Campaign group launches 'Amazon Free' shopping guide

 

Monday 1 December 2014

The Guardian

Amazon Christmas boycott campaign gathers weight

 

Wednesday 26 November 2014

The Daily Mail

Would you buy this ethical smartphone?

 

Monday 4 August 2014

The Guardian

Co-operative Group voted most ethical despite scandal and £2.5bn loss

 

Thursday 27 March 2014

Blue and Green Tomorrow

Ethical consumer market now worth £54bn in the UK

 

Monday 24th February 2014

The Irish Times

In all fairness: How to consume with a clear conscience

 

Saturday 1st February 2014

Blue and Green Tomorrow

A truly good cuppa: 90% of tea brands have ethical certification

 

Jan/Feb 2014

UTNE Reader

Finally, a Fair Trade Smartphone

 

Sunday 23 June 2013

The Telegraph

Co-op Bank is losing its ethical edge

 

Monday 1 June 2013

The Guardian

Penguins support gorillas as biscuit makers respond to palm oil threat

  

Monday 25 March 2013

The Guardian

Easter eggs rated by palm oil use

 

Friday 01 February 2013

The Independent

Insurers' cash used to fund climate change

 

Friday 7 December 2012

The Guardian

How to shop and ensure your cash isn't going to a tax haven

 

Monday 2 July 2012

The Sun

Barclay's Chairman quits over banking scandal

 

Thursday 28 June

The Daily Mirror

Olympic gains: Firms avoid £600m tax bill as Games venues treated like 'offshore havens'

 

Saturday 11 February 2012

The Guardian online

Unhappy with banks? Your could move your money.

 

Friday 10 February 2012

The Guardian online

How to choose an ethical bank account

 

Tuesday 1 November 2011

The Guardian online

Has campaigning for an ethical fashion industry had any impact?

 

Friday 14 October 2011

The Guardian online

Ethical money: 10 ways to greener spending

An ethical guide to your home: from mobile phones to sofas

 

Friday 16 September 2011

The Guardian online

Luxury brands must wake up to ethical and environmental responsibilities

Ethical Current Account

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Are Consumers Really Ethical?

Ethical Consumer launches new academic journal

Fashion Revolution Week

A week of action promoting transparency in the fashion industry

Freedom and fairness for Fyffes workers

The Make Fruit Fair Campaign discovered workers rights abuses in...

Invasion of the chlorine-washed chickens?

Thanks to Brexit, the EU’s food safety laws could be...

Multinationals avoid $500 billion in tax every year

Tax Justice Network reveal varying degree of tax avoidance across...

Picturehouse Cinema strike

Employees striking for better pay and better employment terms call...

Calling all Worker Co-ops

The Worker Co-op Weekend for 2017 is taking place in...

Palm oil free Easter eggs

Four ethical Easter egg brands that are palm oil free

Palm oil free Easter eggs

Four ethical Easter egg brands that are palm oil free

Looking 'Beyond the Badge'

New campaign to examine the ethical claims of companies and...

New Internationalist launch crowdfund

New Internationalist magazine is looking for investors

Ethical Beauty

Five ways to establish an ethical beauty routine, guest blog...

Switch EDF Off

Anti-nuclear campaigner Nikki Clark explains how you can oppose the...

Sainsbury’s still entangled with John West

Greenpeace is asking consumers to put pressure on Sainsburys to...