11 May '11, 2pm

Selfridges harnesses retail activism to save endangered fish:

Selfridges harnesses retail activism to save endangered fish:

High-end retailer Selfridges has launched a major new campaign to raise awareness of overfishing and increase protected marine areas to cover 30 per cent of oceans. The London-based store, famous for its quirky window displays, today launched Project Ocean, including a commitment to source only sustainable seafood for its food hall, the unveiling of a new ocean-themed fashion exhibition, and the launch of a pocket guide and mobile phone app detailing endangered fish that shoppers should avoid. FURTHER READING Co-operative Energy launches with low-carbon pledge Porritt slams coalition's failure to deliver on "greenest government" pledge Developed in partnership with the Zoological Society London (ZSL), the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) and Fish2Fork, and in collaboration with 22 other non-governmental organisations, the project is being hailed as a new form of retail ac...

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