Why Are Reusable Grocery Bags Good for the Environment?  Here Are 5 Ways Reusable Grocery Bags Help the Environment

Why Are Reusable Grocery Bags Good for the Environment? Here Are 5 Ways Reusable Grocery Bags Help the Environment

Most people understand that plastic bags are bad for the environment, but you may not understand the how and why. When people make the switch to reusable grocery bags they no longer have a need for disposable plastic bags. This lessened need equals less production, and using reusable grocery bags will help to right the wrongs that single use plastic bags cause. Here are five explanations that breakdown why plastic bags are bad for the environment and how reusable grocery bags help the planet.

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What is CSR or Corporate Social Responsibility?

What is CSR or Corporate Social Responsibility?

Essentially, CSR is a method of embracing responsibility and encouraging a positive impact that reaches beyond the products or services provided. CSR is about more than the company doing the right thing. Companies strive to encourage their consumers, employees, communities, stakeholders and others to participate and emulate their actions to further help address social and environmental issues.

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Hong Kong Poised to Expand Law Regulating Single Use Plastic Bags

Hong Kong Poised to Expand Law Regulating Single Use Plastic Bags

In July of 2009 the Environmental Levy Scheme on Plastic Shopping Bags was passed in Hong Kong. This law prohibited large and chain supermarkets, convenience stores, personal health and beauty stores and supermarkets inside department stores from handing out free plastic shopping bags – disposable plastic bags can only be distributed for a fee.

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California on the Verge of Banning Single Use Plastic Bags

California on the Verge of Banning Single Use Plastic Bags

Ban Would Eliminate Plastic Bags in California Grocery Stores

A proposed bill by state California Senator Alex Padilla (D-Pacoima) aims to ban disposable plastic shopping bags in grocery stores and pharmacies starting January 1, 2015. Shoppers would be encouraged to bring their own reusable grocery bags or pay a fee, probably about 10 cents per paper bag used. The proposal would extend to convenience and liquor stores starting on January 1, 2016.

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How to Turn Your Customers into Brand Advocates

How to Turn Your Customers into Brand Advocates

Word of mouth is a proven and effective way to spread awareness of your brand and reach new customers. Studies have shown that recommendations from friends, coworkers and colleagues influence people’s decisions to attend specific tradeshows, work with certain vendors, and purchase particular products. If you can reach the folks who are passionate about your brand in a meaningful way and keep them engaged, they in turn will be more likely to become an advocate for your brand and let others know about you and spread the word.

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Create a Memorable, Custom Reusable Bag…Not Just Your Everyday Tradeshow Bag

Create a Memorable, Custom Reusable Bag…Not Just Your Everyday Tradeshow Bag

Help Keep the Memory and Message of Your Event Alive and in the Hands of Attendees for Years

Tradeshows are big events and are easily a major marketing opportunity. The tried and true reusable shopping bag style is always a winner, but don’t be afraid to think beyond that style and create a completely custom and unique bag that will have your customers and vendors lining up to get their hands on one.

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How Sustainable Trade Show Sponsorships and Well Placed Eco-Branding Can Yield Big Results

How Sustainable Trade Show Sponsorships and Well Placed Eco-Branding Can Yield Big Results

Making the decision to lead an eco-friendly existence can be daunting, as well as incredibly rewarding. It’s important to remember that being eco-friendly is a constantly evolving process be it at home or at work. As products and services change, there will always be new ways to incorporate green practices into your business, or newer, greener updates to existing methods and techniques.

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