The Briefing

Issue 42

Welcome to the latest edition of The Briefing, a little inspiration highlighting innovations, news, and insights that have caught our eye. Thanks to Michelle, David and Paul for these contributions.

Dalziel & Pow
By Dalziel & Pow
Posted 24. 03. 2022

Starbucks is moving in an interesting direction by testing locations with the idea to be the 'gas station of the future' for EVs by implementing a better network of charging points at some of its 15,000 locations in the US. It’s an interesting idea and we think what people do whilst waiting should be explored more too.

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The V&A launches a 10 year project Make Good that explores sustainable materials alongside an annual symposium and a rolling programme bringing different disciplines together. A powerful and important initiative that brings creativity and sustainability together.

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Every March, the B Corp community celebrates what it means to be part of this initiative. This year’s theme is ‘Behind the B’ looking at what makes a B Corp, with a pop-up newsagent – ‘Good News’ – selling only B Corp products.

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‘The Studio’ at the Louvre targets a younger generation by bringing together education, connection and leisure. It’s interesting to see this grand museum creating a relaxed space that’s a view behind the scenes, previewing workshops or just somewhere to chill.

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