Case Study Series: Plugging In To Renewables

Outpost Natural Foods Cooperative is a natural foods retail grocery co-op with four store locations (“Capitol,” “Bay View,” “Mequon,” and “Wauwatosa”) in the Milwaukee metro area. Outpost is member-owned, governed by a board of co-owner directors, employs approximately 410 people and is the one of the larger consumer food co-ops in the nation (in volume of sales). Their 2016 fiscal year ended in just over $48.5M dollars in sales. 

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Webinar: How to transition to renewable power

Watch the webinar here!

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Spotlight: Organic Valley

Making Local Partnerships to Achieve 100% Renewable Power by 2019

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We're hiring! Join the Climate Collaborative team

The Climate Collaborative is seeking a part-time contractor to support the project. This is a dynamic opportunity to work as part of a fast-paced, growing project focused on the catalyzing climate action in the natural products industry. The position will support the project’s outreach, communications, and programming workstreams, and manage project reporting, website updates, and company communications.

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Announcing the 2018 inaugural National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards!

We are excited to share information on nominations for the first-ever National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards! These awards give Climate Collaborative committed companies a platform for recognizing leaders in the natural products industry as well as the opportunity to be recognized for their own accomplishments. 

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From Producers to Co-Packers: Engaging your Supply Chain in Climate Change Initiatives

Watch the replay of the Climate Collaborative Webinar here!

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Spotlight: Plum Organics

Each month we tell the story of one company, exploring how and why it has chosen to prioritize climate action. To learn more or be considered for a future story, email us at info@climatecollaborative.com.

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Now that your company has made Climate Collaborative commitments – what’s next?

Our theory of change at the Climate Collaborative is: Commit, Act, Impact. We aim to inspire and support the natural products industry in moving from climate commitments, to climate action, to seeing real impacts and GHG reductions—as quickly as possible.

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Guest Post: Grassroots Alliance & Dr. Bronner’s: Partnering for Hurricane Relief in Immokalee

A PARTNERSHIP OF VOLUNTEERS, ACTIVISTS, AND BRANDS COMES TOGETHER TO SERVE FREE MEALS IN AN UNDERSERVED PART OF FLORIDA HIT HARD BY HURRICANE IRMA
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Guest Post: Breakthrough study shows organic cuts agriculture's contribution to climate change

New research by Northeastern University and The Organic Center proves organic agriculture keeps more carbon in soil and out of atmosphere
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