26 Jun '13, 1pm

Check out this new Sustainability Journey from our Gold Leaf member @johnlewisretail

Check out this new Sustainability Journey from our Gold Leaf member @johnlewisretail

Sustainability Journey: John Lewis Partnership Date released: 26 Jun 2013 The John Lewis Partnership's 84,700 Partners own the leading UK retail businesses John Lewis and Waitrose, and have been UK-GBC Gold Leaf members since 2011. Working with Forum for the Future , the Partnership first developed a framework for delivering sustainable construction in the retail sector in 2007. Their recently updated framework sees the Partnership establish a new future direction that goes further by creating a vision, not just for the way they design and build new stores, but also for the way they manage their entire estate. They have identified 10 long-term objectives that are supported by a series of aims and targets which are set out in their 2013 Responsible Development Framework. More information can be found on the website and the full report can be downloaded here . UK-GBC comment...

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/news/sustainability-journey-john-lew...

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