News : Carrot vs. Stick

Jul 28, 2009

The GA was recently mentioned in the well-known Fast Company blog. Contributing blogger Chris Jarvis, in an article which delt heavily with issues of getting businesses to become more sustainable, had this to say:

....The tough part is that it puts – once again – the responsibility onto consumers to be thoughtful in where we shop and do business. There are groups throughout the country that make it easier to find such gems – The Green Alliance is here in my local corner of the world. They help companies communicate their efforts and impact to consumers and other stakeholders, so we can make informed purchasing decisions. It’s also time for me to start telling my kids why we DO shop places rather than just why we DON’T shop in others.

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