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Sustainable Retail Partners

Did you know that many of your favorite shopping destinations here at our center are working toward a more sustainable future? Check out what they're doing:

Aerie

Shop the Real Good label and know that these products are the most sustainable items in the Aerie collection and are manufactured in compliance with AEO’s Water Leadership Program. In-store bra recycling is currently on hold due to COVID-19.
https://www.aeo-inc.com/sustainability/

Aéropostale

Shop Aero Impact - in an effort to reduce our carbon footprint, we've expanded our use of recycled cotton and recycled polyester fabrics to create a conscious collection made from a mix of pre- and post- consumer waste. https://www.aeropostale.com/eco-friendly-clothing/

ALDO

Shop the ALDO Love Planet collection of sustainable shoes and accessories. No plastic bags here, ALDO redesigned their shoe boxes with handles to give plastic bags the slip.
https://www.aldoshoes.com/us/en_US/inspiration/planet/initiatives/climate-neutral-reducing-impact-on-climate-change

American Eagle Outfitters

Shop the Real Good label and know that these products are the most sustainable items in the AEO collection and are manufactured in compliance with AEO’s Water Leadership Program. In-store denim recycling is currently on hold due to COVID-19.
https://www.aeo-inc.com/sustainability/

Apple

Apple will buy back or recycle old Apple devices in store. Items are thoroughly inspected, and components are either reused or recycled in an environmentally responsible way.
https://www.apple.com/shop/trade-in

Carter's

At Carter’s, we believe in contributing to a better future for the next generation. We also recognize the emerging risks that climate change can pose for people and businesses everywhere. To do our part in leaving behind a world where our children can thrive, we and our industry must continue to reduce the environmental impacts of our products and operations. We have established a company environmental policy aimed to improve our energy and emissions footprint, reduce waste and understand our water impacts.  https://www.carters.com/improving-our-energy-and-emissions-footprint.html

The Children's Place

In 2019, The Children's Place joined the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) to reduce the impact of our cotton sourcing. By converting from conventional to responsibly sourced cotton through BCI, we can help alleviate issues in its cultivation through better management of water, pesticide use and workplace standards for farmers. We are proud of our progress to date and plan to increase our Better Cotton usage to 30% by 2022. https://corporate.childrensplace.com/environment/

Coach

Extend the life of your favorite bag with complimentary leather care in-store by appointment, repair service, and customization in select stores.
https://www.coach.com/coach-responsibility-planet.html?hp=text_m1_responsiblity

Cotton On

Is set to achieve 100% sustainable cotton through their supply chain in 2021!  They are improving sustainable operations in stores, logistics, & distribution.  Bring your own bag with you, they discontinued all single-use plastic bags in 2019.
https://cottonongroup.com.au/sustainability/environment/cotton-sourcing/

Dick’s Sporting Goods

Say goodbye to single use plastic bags as Dick’s works to rid them from their stores and systems by 2025. They now adhere to the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED® certification within their building design strategies already implemented at their distribution center in Goodyear, AZ and customer service center in Pittsburgh, PA.
https://investors.dicks.com/csr/respecting-the-playing-field/default.aspx

Foot Locker

A retail partner of Soles4Souls a non-profit distributes new and used shoes to those in need. Look for periodic donation drives to keep shoes out of landfills and do good all at the same time!  In store, look for sustainable options from adidas using Parley Ocean Plastic, Nike products featuring the pinwheel logo.
https://investors.footlocker-inc.com/esg/sustainability

GameStop

GameStop’s trade-in program takes in software (CDs) and electronic devices and accessories that are otherwise destined for landfills and either refurbish or recycle them. In 2018 alone, GameStop refurbished over 5 million pieces of software (CDs) and over 3 million consumer electronic devices and recycled over 2.7 million pounds of e-waste.
https://news.gamestop.com/social-responsibility

G by GUESS

Shop the SMARTGUESS collection - products that are made and sourced with organic, recycled and responsible materials. https://www.guess.com/us/en/smart-guess.html?

H&M

Look for the green tag to shop the new Conscious Collection made with at least 50% sustainable materials, such as organic cotton and recycled polyester.  While the in-store recycling program is on hold, a ground-breaking in store circularity machine called Looop is being tested in Stockholm. Looop shreds old garments into new ones in five hours.  (note: Instagram video is impressive!)
https://hmgroup.com/sustainability/circular-and-climate-positive/recycling/
https://www.vogue.com/article/hm-conscious-collection-recycled-waste-circularity

Hollister

Take advantage of Abercrombie & Fitch’s partnership with thredUp, the world’s largest fashion resale marketplace.  Send in your gently used items to be re-commerced and earn gift cards for use at A&F, Abercrombie kids, Hollister and Gilly Hicks.
http://corporate.abercrombie.com/af-cares/sustainability/environmental/materials-waste

JCPenney

JCPenney is committed to reporting environmental standards across all operations and supply chain. With over 600 ENERGY STAR™ certified buildings and counting, a goal to recycle 85% of the Company's annual waste by 2020, actively reducing greenhouse gas emissions and much more, JCPenney integrates sustainability in all aspects of our operation.
https://www.jcpenney.com/m/company-info?&pageId=pg40036000011

LEGO

Committed to making all core LEGO products from sustainable materials by 2030. When you are done with your old LEGOS, send them to be cleaned and donated through the LEGO Replay program.  
https://www.lego.com/en-us/aboutus/sustainability/environment

Lenscrafters

Donate gently used eyewear to help another person in the world see more clearly through the OneSight program - a family of charitable vision care programs dedicated to improving vision through outreach, research and education. 
https://www.lenscrafters.com/lc-us/customer-service/faq

lululemon

A member of the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action and Better Cotton Initiative will achieve 100% renewable electricity for owned and operated facilities this year. Free fitness classes are expected to resume post pandemic.
https://shop.lululemon.com/story/sustainability

Lush

For every five black pots you bring back to your local Lush store receive a free fresh face mask. The black pots are then cleaned thoroughly and ground into pellets, before being heated and remolded back into black pots for future use.
https://www.lushusa.com/customer-care/faqs.html

M.A.C

Return six empty M.A.C makeup containers to participating locations and receive a standard MAC lipstick.  M.A.C Lover loyalists may choose a standard lipstick, lipglass or small eye shadow.
https://www.maccosmetics.com/giving_back/back_to_mac.tmpl

Pandora

Sustainable and responsible business practices have been part of Pandora's way of doing business since the very beginning. Pandora is committed to become a low-carbon, circular and inclusive business, and we are taking significant steps towards this aspiration. By 2025, we plan to be carbon neutral in our operations, 100% renewable energy at our crafting facilities and all silver and gold in our jewellery will come from recycled sources. https://pandoragroup.com/sustainability

Sephora

All U.S. Sephora locations proudly run on 100% renewable energy.   https://www.sephorastands.com/sustainability/

Soma

#BraItForward with Soma! Donate new or gently worn bras in Soma boutiques July 9 - August 6, and save $10 on one full priced bra, or $20 on two full priced bras. Nearly 2 million bras have been collected since 2010, thanks to your generous donations.
https://www.soma.com/store/page.jsp?id=56709275

Starbucks

In-store recycling and composting available for all Starbucks packing engineered to avoid the landfill.  Participating locations offer spent coffee grounds for gardening at no charge.  
https://stories.starbucks.com/stories/2020/2019-report-leading-in-sustainability/