Retail

7 ways we can turbo-charge retail sustainability

Shopping centres are some of our biggest energy guzzlers, but in recent times have been moving towards a greener future. Here’s seven ways they could continue to push.

A revolution is coming to retail and it’s green

Simple lifecycle assessments for fitouts, a focus on energy reduction, product stewardship for materials, and a switch to gross leases could radically increase return on investment for retail shopping centre…

Hong Kong’s green supermarket superstar

A new supermarket in Hong Kong could be setting the pace for powerful sustainability messaging. The Green Atrium on a small plot of land in Yuen Long next to a…

Westfield’s Scentre Group sees the (sun) light

Westfield’s Australian owner and operator Scentre Group has jumped into the solar race, announcing this week it will install a large solar energy system at its Westfield Marion shopping centre…

Is it more sustainable to buy online?

Is it more sustainable to buy online or from a bricks-and-mortar store? The results of a comprehensive new study show that the real world is preferable – especially if you…

What’s behind the green shift in retail?

Sponsored content: The most striking trend from this year’s NABERS Annual Report was the sharp increase in Energy and Water ratings for shopping centres.