(3BL Media/Just Means) - Do you know how much carbon your lifestyle produces? It’s no easy task to quantify and manage your impact but sophisticated new metrics can help you. TerraPass has launched a new online tool that makes carbon calculation and offsetting even easier, crunching a complex process into an user-friendly interface.
(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Buying Fair Trade certified products is one of the most ethical and effective ways for consumers to contribute to a sustainable global economy. It not only ensures that the consumers receive products of quality, but also ensures that the people at the grassroots level, whose hard work is involved in producing those products, receive a fair deal in return. That is a real win-win situation.
(3BL Media/Justmeans) – To provide the best customer experience, it is critical for a retailer to know the customer’s tastes, preferences, needs and aspirations. At present, only about three percent of the retailers are able to identify customers walking in store, but according to Boston Retail Partners, 72 percent plan to do so within five years. The cutting-edge beacon retail technology can help them achieve this goal.
Guest Blog by David Israelson
War! What is it good for?
Absolutely nothing … except, some say, profit opportunities.
Investing in “sin” companies – weapons makers, Big Oil, polluters, tobacco, gambling firms and the like – is likely a vexing issue for most DIYers. Can investors live with themselves if they put money into companies that are known for questionable or harmful practices?
(3BL Media/Just Means) - California is always ahead of the pack when it comes to new trends, and it is no less so with clean energy and, more recently, electric vehicles. Now the Golden State is about to pioneer another ground-breaking technology as it gets ready to leave the realm of pipe dreams to become a reality on the ground.