Waste & Recycling

  • App helps Loblaw divert 4.6 million pounds of food from landfill

    May 28, 2020 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    TORONTO –A partnership between the Flashfood app and Loblaw resulted in diversion of 4.6 million pounds of potential food waste from landfills. in 2019. Now the program is expanding to more stores. Originally launched in 138 Maxi and Provigo stores throughout

  • Aptar in partnership with Loop

    September 9, 2019 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill – AptarGroup, Inc., a global supplier of dispensing, drug delivery and active packaging solutions, has entered into a partnership with Loop, a global circular shopping platform from TerraCycle that delivers consumer products in reusable containers. As part

  • Loop and Loblaw partner in Toronto

    August 2, 2019 by Waste & Recycling Staff

    The reusable packing partnership recently announced between Loblaw Companies and Loop, a subsidiary of New Jersey-based Terracycle that partners with retailers to reduce waste in their product and purchase cycles, will start in Canada with a single retailer based entirely

  • Apps for dinner

    August 1, 2019 by Emily Atkins

    Major Canadian grocery chains Loblaw and Sobeys have introduced systems for selling marked down produce and fresh items that are close to their expiry date. Each company has partnered with an app developer to build a system that lets consumers