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The Allure Of The Lorax

There has been quite a buzz surrounding the release of the Dr. Seuss movie “The Lorax,” one of the biggest mass-consumer movies with a clear message of stopping the destruction of our forests and saving the environment. To help consumers … Continue reading

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Rumblings Of A Retail Revolution

The retail industry has the largest energy bills and the second largest amount of greenhouse gas emissions in the commercial sector of the U.S economy, according to the EPA. If retailers made even small adjustments to their practices, wouldn’t this … Continue reading

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Mobile Technology and the Future American Diet

Last week, GoodGuide founder Dara O’Rourke delivered a keynote speech at the Sustainable Foods Summit that focused on how mobile technology will transform the food system. Whether it’s bringing transparency to the marketplace (like our app) or improving food safety, … Continue reading

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Compare Favorite Brands With New Tool

You may know how your favorite companies score on GoodGuide, but do you know how they compare to each other based on factors such as their environmental impacts and treatment of workers? Now, with technology from data-driven comparison site FindTheBest, you will … Continue reading

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Perception vs. Reality of Corporate Citizenship

Earlier this month, the Center for Corporate Citizenship teamed up with the Reputation Institute to create a list of the fifty companies with the best corporate citizenship reputations. We decided to compare these companies on GoodGuide, with the intention of … Continue reading

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When snacking became the fourth meal of the day

Earlier this week, I sat in on an interview between GoodGuide founder Dara O’Rourke and a reporter trying to find out how shoppers think about “better-for-you” vs. “good-for-you” snacks. We all agreed that companies are working hard to develop the new … Continue reading

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Going retro with packaging

Consumer packaged goods are, obviously, packaged. Over the past few months, the focus of most industry experts and the media has been what makes up the packages (ref: Pepsi and Coca-Cola announcing plant-based packaging). Before this sustainability and marketing strategy … Continue reading

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