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Digging into the construction industry.

Digging into the construction industry.

There's a lot of talk about sustainability these days... but have you ever considered the impact of construction and the buildings around us? We drill down.

The Great Flattening

The Great Flattening

When it comes to branding, have you noticed the recent evolution towards "flattened" logos? Heritage fashion brands seem to be evolving their personalities en masse towards flatter, less characterf...

Meet Marieke

Meet Marieke

Marieke Eyskoot is a sustainable lifestyle expert from Amsterdam. She talks to us about how we can make more sustainable choices and reveals how shame is used to drive us to consumer more.

Doughnut economics 🍩

Doughnut economics 🍩

One of the only doughnuts that are good for us? Economist Kate Raworth proposes a new economic model helping us kick our addiction to unsustainable growth: doughnut economics.

What's missing from your online purchases?

What's missing from your online purchases?

We look into the gnarly issue of online product returns, and look at the cost of "batching": ordering multiple sizes of the same product... and then sending all but one back.

10 ideas - go!

10 ideas - go!

LUXTRA founder, Jessica, reveals how she brainstorms by forcing herself to come up with 10 ideas on a specific topic. Must. Get. To. TEN.

Recent Fun Stuff

Recent Fun Stuff

We've been busy with podcasts, the Spirit of Summer show and making customers happy.

A great example of circular design

A great example of circular design

"Down with the throw-away economy!" The founders of Gerrard St over-ear headphones have reimagined product AND business model design. Read on to learn how.

Meet Annick

Meet Annick

Today we speak to Annick Ireland: founder of a vegan fashion marketplace called Immaculate Vegan.

How To Quit Fast Fashion*

How To Quit Fast Fashion*

We look at top tips for getting unstuck from fast fashion.