Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Tuesday identified the supplier partners that will participate in its first Sustainable Product Expo, a three-day collaborative event to expand the availability of products “that sustain people and the environment,” the company said. Together, the participating suppliers represent more than $100 million in sales at Wal-Mart.
Some of the largest food companies have pledged to ensure that tomorrow’s food supply is affordable and sustainable, Wal-Mart said. The companies include Campbell’s Soup, Dairy Farmers of America, General Mills, Kellogg’s and PepsiCo.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"