625 Reasons for Hope

I am so grateful for the incredibly understanding response we’ve received over postponing Climate Day due to COVID-19—it is a credit to the resiliency and focus of this community. You won't have to wait long to engage with some of the day’s scheduled highlights. We'll share details soon on a virtual session with some of our all-star keynote speakers.

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Climate Day Postponed: More to Come

It is with heavy hearts that we share that Climate Day 2020 is postponed.

Climate Day is an official Expo West Conference event, so the trade show being postponed means that Climate Day is also postponed. We are sharing information as soon as we have it, and will be in touch with further updates as soon as possible. In the meantime, you can read the official New Hope announcement below. 

We can now confirm, there will be no Climate Day tomorrow.
We are committed to bringing this content to our community and hope to have updates on how and when that will happen soon. Until then, THANK YOU for being part of our community, and for your flexibility and understanding now.
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REBBL launches emissions-reducing Green Packaging Initiative

In anticipation of the 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards, we're talking with the leaders of our 2019 award-winning companies to learn a little bit more about what drives their climate leadership.

Our final interview is with Michele Kessler, CEO at REBBL, winner of the 2019 Outstanding Value Chain Engagement Award. (View our previous interviews with SambazonOrganic IndiaNature's PathPCC Community MarketsDr. Bronner'sNancy Hirshberg and Glen's Garden Market).

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Lessons Learned from the 2019 Packaging Climate Emissions Optimization Project

Trayak_logo.jpgLast year, The Climate Collaborative and Trayak partnered to offer three Climate Collaborative committed companies to work with Trayak to improve the climate impacts of their packaging. We're now thrilled to be able to share the case studies from these projects, assessing efforts at Bhoomi, Boulder Organic Foods, and Theo Chocolate to optimize their packaging. 

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Sambazon has protected 2.5M acres of the Amazon rainforest–so far

In anticipation of the 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards, we're talking with the leaders of our 2019 award-winning companies to learn a little bit more about what drives their climate leadership.

Our seventh interview is with Ryan Black, CEO and Co-Founder at Sambazon, winner of the 2019 Outstanding Value Chain Engagement Award. (View our previous interviews with Organic IndiaNature's PathPCC Community MarketsDr. Bronner'sNancy Hirshberg and Glen's Garden Market).

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Organic India is ready for more thoughtful brand collaborations

In anticipation of the 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards, we're talking with the leaders of our 2019 award-winning companies to learn a little bit more about what drives their climate leadership.

Our sixth interview is with Miguel Gil, CEO at Organic India, winner of the 2019 Outstanding Company Award. (View our previous interviews with Nature's PathPCC Community MarketsDr. Bronner'sNancy Hirshberg and Glen's Garden Market).

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Climate Action Retailer Quick Guide on Packaging

Center-for-Eco-Logo_homepage_thumb.pngThis month the Climate Collaborative’s ReCAP Community welcomed the Center for EcoTechnology’s Ashley Muspratt who shared climate smart packaging considerations for retailers. The Center for EcoTechnology is an environmental nonprofit based in Western MA that works with people and businesses to save energy and reduce waste. To learn more visit their website.

We wanted to share some of her takeaways below. You can download the toolkit here

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Nature's Path Pioneers Organic Farming Techniques

In anticipation of the 2020 National Co+op Grocers Climate Collaborative Awards, we're talking with the leaders of our 2019 award-winning companies to learn a little bit more about what drives their climate leadership.

Our fifth interview is with Jyoti Stephens, VP Mission and Strategy at Nature's Path, winner of the 2019 Outstanding Company Award. (View our previous interviews with PCC Community MarketsDr. Bronner'sNancy Hirshberg and Glen's Garden Market).

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