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Rethinking Black Friday

1 MIN READ • 26th October 2021
Daniella Gray by Daniella Gray

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Boxing Day sales; retailers are constantly giving us more reasons to spend with them, but marketing events such as these can have a negative impact on the environment.

With an estimated £7 million to be spent on the heavily-discounted sales this year in the UK, dedicated vans and lorries will take to the roads to deliver the goods purchased by us, and the plastic used to contain them will also soar.

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