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FIRST LOOK: Timberland's New Shoes, Bags Made With Recycled Plastic Bottles

PLASTIC FANTASTIC This “unprecedented transparency,” Rosenberger said, will allow Timberland customers to learn about the people, the stories, and the impact behind each…

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Gap, VF Corp. Publish List of Supplier Factories

Photo by Fufu Wolf Gap and VF Corp. have become the latest global apparel firms to publish a list of the factories that makes their shoes and clothing. The move, which follows the lead…

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Timberland to Make Shoes, Bags From Recycled Plastic Bottles

Timberland is partnering with Thread, a Pittsburgh, Penn.-based manufacturer of sustainable fabrics, to create a collection of footwear and bags crafted from post-consumer recycled…

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Timberland Aims to Use 100 Percent Sustainable Cotton by 2020

Timberland has pledged to transition to 100 percent organic, U.S.-grown, or Better Cotton Initiative-certified cotton by 2020, according to a fresh slate of sustainability commitments…

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Timberland, Pharrell Create Bee-Inspired Boots With Recycled Plastic

Shoe enthusiasts have something to buzz about. Timberland has teamed up with music mogul Pharrell Williams to create a pair of boots inspired by nature—bees, to be exact. Composed of…

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Adidas, Nau, REI, Timberland Commit to Responsible Down Standard

Adidas, Nau, REI, Timberland are among the latest outdoor-apparel brands to rally around the Responsible Down Standard, according to an announcement at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt…

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Upcycled Inner-Tube Purse Wins Timberland Best Green Handbag Award

Rachel Santos made fashion history on Wednesday when her upcycled bucket purse took home the prize for “Timberland Best Green Handbag” at the Seventh Annual Independent…

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Billy Wolf's Eco-Friendly Dog Jackets, Bandanas Are Handmade in NYC

DOGGONE IT Billy Wolf stemmed from Drago’s fruitless search for a stylish coat for Cujo, her Chihuahua. Taking to her sewing machine, Drago transformed an old tartan jacket into a…

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14 Eco-Friendly Backpacks That Deserve an A+ in Style

SEEING SPOTS Tote around a bag that’s sharper than a No. 2 pencil. Made of 100 percent recycled cotton duck, Baggu’s Navy Dot backpack features a snap-and-buckle outer flap,…

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14 Eco-Fashion Essentials for Your Summer Festival Getup

SHIRT Linen Cargo-Pocket Checked Shirt by Timberland Earthkeepers $54.99 SHORTS Vintage SHOES Keds Champion Organic $45 SUNGLASSES Shwood Oswald $145 BAG Pansy Maiden Canteen Pouch…

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Is Kempton & Co.'s Recycled Carryall the Greenest Handbag of 2012?

The ayes have it: The Sixth Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards has named Kempton & Co.’s “Wiltshire” carryall “Best Green Handbag” of 2012.…

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CONTEST: Sixth Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards

The Sway won “Best Green Handbag” in 2011. Handbag Designer 101 invites you to compete in the Sixth Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards, the only handbag competition…

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Timberland Debuts Foldable Hiking Shoe Made From Recycled Materials

Timberland has created a hiking shoe so lightweight and flexible, you can zip it into itself for space-saving storage. Easier on the eye (and foot) than Crocs or flip-flops, the…

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Ringo Starr Designs Timberland Earthkeepers Boot to Benefit WaterAid

Timberland is getting a little help from its friends—ex-Beatle Ringo Starr, to be precise. The shoemaker has announced the launch of “Canvas That Cares,” a new program to…

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14 Eco-Friendly Men's Boots For Ushering Fall

DOWN TO EARTH The latest addition to Timberland’s Earthkeepers line, the hardwearing plain-toe boot has a simple and unembellished profile that cleans up nicely for urban wear.…

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14 Eco-Friendly Women’s Boots to Kick Fall Into Gear

FIT FOR A QUEEN Handmade in Spain from faux cobalt suede—and embellished with a contrasting patent-pleather toe cap—Beyond Skin’s Victorian-inspired lace-up is as regal as it…

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Timberland's New Boss, Paul McCartney's Ugly People, Green Grad Gowns

VF Corporation, one of the world’s largest apparel companies, has snapped Timberland up in a $2 billion deal, but what does it mean for sustainability? (GreenBiz) Your “Made…

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Timberland CEO to Gucci's Parent: Sustainability Demands Leadership, Not Posturing

In a blog post on Thursday, Timberland CEO Jeff Swartz slammed PPR Group, the multinational conglomeration behind Gucci, Puma, Yves Saint Laurent, and Stella McCartney, for…

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