Unilever to invest €1 billion in climate change fund over 10 years

Unilever, the Anglo-Dutch consumer products company whose brands include Dove soap and Knorr soup, said it was responding to the “scale and urgency” of the climate change crisis.The fund will invest in projects including reforestation, water preservation and carbon sequestration over the next ten years, it said.คำพูดจาก Read more

U.S., EU advocacy groups warn against Google’s purchase of Fitbit

The 20 organizations – which include the U.S.-based Public Citizen, Access Now from Europe and the Brazilian Institute of Consumer Defense – argued that the deal would expand the already considerable clout in digital markets of Alphabet Inc’s Google.Acquiring Fitbit would give Google such intimate information about users as how many steps they take daily, the quality of their sleep and their …

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Hermes, NFT creator spar over ‘MetaBirkins’ in trademark trial

The French fashion house in 2022 sued Mason Rothschild to recover profits he made by selling NFTs depicting Birkin bags covered in colorful fur without seeking Hermes’ permission, claiming Rothschild sought to trick consumers into believing he had partnered with Hermes to sell the digital assets.”He wanted to cash in on the Birkin name,” Oren Warshavsky, a lawyer for Hermes, told jurors in clos…

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Why a ban on Vaporfly shoe could boost Nike’s bottom line

“Controversy is good for sales,” said Matt Powell, senior sports industry adviser at NPD Group. “Nike has not made a lot of pairs here, so (there is) no real financial impact. Amateur runners can still run in these shoes.”The running world is waiting for word from governing body World Athletics, which for months has been examining what to do about the high-tech footwear, used by Kenyan runners …

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