Ditto Chosen Best Product of 2014 by VMSD
Ditto Awarded Editor's Best Choice for 2014
DECEMBER 1, 2014
The editors of Visual Merchandising/Store Design magazine have chosen Ditto Hangers as one of a handful of Best Products for 2014 in their December Issue. Ditto's breakthrough Ziggurat Hanger, designed for Adidas for their SLVR stores in NYC and Paris, proved once again that a sustainable product can be beautiful, functional and elegant.
Ditto Featured in the Eco Design issue of Design Magazine
Ditto Hanger Goes International Eco Design
JUNE 20, 2014
CEO and founder, Gary Barker, is interviewed about the genesis of eco design and how the Ditto Hanger is a perfect example of it done right. Gary describes how Ditto battled against a commodity that hadn't seen innovation in decades (plastic retail hangers) and designed a more efficient, more effective, multi-layered retail display that actually sells more garments. The interview is with DESIGN Magazine's Stephanie Yang and Linda Lee.
Ditto Recognized as One of the Top 84 B-Corps for Environmenetal Impact
MAY 1, 2014
Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions is one of 84 companies worldwide recognized by the nonprofit B-Lab for creating the most positive environmental impact. The ‘B Corp Best for the Environment’ list honors businesses that earned an environmental impact score in the top 10% of all Certified B Corporations on the B Impact Assessment, a rigorous and comprehensive assessment of a company's impact on its workers, community, and the environment. Honorees were recognized among micro, small and mid-sized businesses.
Beautiful New Shoe Hanger Design for REI's Private Label
Ditto Designs Innovative Shoe Hanger for REI
MARCH 24, 2014
Working with REI's Packaging Manager, Eric Abraham, Ditto's design team created an innovative new hanger to showcase their private label shoes. The growing trend is to get shoes out of boxes and hanging in front of consumers, and this design does just that. Our incredibly durable Proterra Fiberboard is perfect for heavy items like shoes, bike accessories, even leather clothing.
It's a stunning new design for a forward thinking company. Check it out at REI this summer.
Joycott Celebrates Ditto's Solutions for Stamping Out Display Decay
Joycott Loves Ditto
MARCH 21, 2014
Great blog write up by Joycott, who celebrates good, sustainable design. We're big fans of Joycott's positive attitude to promoting innovative design and products. Check them out!
Ditto Receives Statewide Recognition for Achievements in Product Stewardship
Ditto Receives the 2013 CA Product Stewardship Council Award for System and Design Innovations
AUGUST 13, 2013
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013, Ditto Sustainable Brand Solutions was honored by the California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC) during the organization’s 4th Annual Arrow Awards ceremony held in Pasadena this week at the California Resource Recovery Association’s 37th annual conference. Ditto was the winner of the 2013 Green Arrow Award for System and Design Innovations. This award is given to a California company that demonstrates an innovative product, package or system-approach that removes or reduces toxic or other problematic attributes present in other similar products.
The California Product Stewardship Council educates both the public and private sectors about product stewardship and closely partners with businesses, jurisdictions, waste and recycling companies, manufacturers and others to promote and encourage sustainable practices. Through its annual Arrow Awards, the nonprofit recognizes companies that are taking a leadership role in waste reduction.
B-Corp Blog Speaks Ditto
How the Ditto Hanger came to be and on being a proud B-Corp.
JUNE 18, 2013
Carolyn McMaster (Thinkshift Communications) wonderful article on the B-Corp Blog on the starting of GreenHeart Global and the search for an everyday product to redesign.