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Oscar Insurance, a New York-based start-up, is trying to change to transform the health insurance industry by encouraging healthy decisions.
Amazon is promoting Amazon Elements, products that promise transparency -- starting with diapers and baby wipes.
Marks and Spencer says 63 percent of its products sold have had a Plan A or “sustainable” attribute.
Made to Last connects consumers to artisans and manufacturers who craft their wares within the United Kingdom.
Could Coca Cola's venture into premium milk be the greatest coup for beverage companies since bottled water?
What are some chains that are staying closed on Thanksgiving, unlike Walmart, Target, Macy's and countless others? Read my latest on Sustainable Brands.
Earlier this fall SolarCity announced it would build a massive photovoltaic solar panel factory in Buffalo. Could this help drive the city's resurgence?
Patagonia has announced an investment in Yerdle, a startup where users can use a smartphone app to give and receive things for free.
This week I am off to Ljubljana, Slovenia, and then Italy, for a conference that will hopefully be a step forward for the world's oceans and marine life.
Beorum Apparel delivers sustainable merino wool sweaters that are sourced from farms and factories where people, and animals, are treated ethically.
Dollar General and Pets at Home are among the 27 companies that have been through the KKR Green Portfolio Program.
The Responsible Down Standard announced 10 more brands, including the North Face and Eddie Bauer, have committed to more responsibly sourced down.