Today’s Solutions: June 13, 2024

woman poised to shop online with credit card in hand and laptop open on desk

Shop sustainably with these ethical online marketplaces

Online shopping is a modern-day convenience that many of us enjoy, however, the biggest online marketplaces often have questionable ethics practices. Luckily, there are other lesser-known marketplaces that are committed to ethical and sustainable business practices, support independent artisans, Read More...

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Online shopping for food assistance programs can improve health equity

Online grocery orders have spiked during the pandemic, but for those who rely on food stamps and assistance programs, online shopping hasn’t really been an option. Fortunately, late last month, California’s food stamps program, CalFresh, began allowing beneficiaries to buy groceries online at Read More...

Startup aims to make urban pac

Startup aims to make urban package delivery more efficient and lower-emission

Apart from common annoyances like missed packages and wrong timings, deliveries from online shopping also carve out a heavy environmental footprint. Enter Bond, a new urban shipping company that wants to make online shopping both more sustainable and less annoying for customers by offering Read More...

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This new online store is the eco-friendly antidote to online shopping

The convenience of online shopping is unparalleled, but unfortunately, it comes at a major cost to the environment as nearly everything gets shipped in plastic packaging. That’s what inspired a French-Slovak couple living in Luxembourg to create a new online marketplace called Zwoice that will Read More...