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Puma Saying Goodbye to Shoe Boxes


Business  (tags: Puma, shoe, boxes, eco-friendly, packaging, sneakers, sustainability, carbon footprint )

Kellie
- 1616 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Sporting goods maker Puma will launch eco-friendly packaging for its sneakers next year to reduce its carbon footprint, beating governments to the punch as it kisses old-fashion shoe boxes good-



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Clarke H. (2)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 3:12 pm
go Puma!
 

Claire N. (20)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 6:49 am
Very good, lets hope other manufacturers follow suit now, thanks Kellie
 

Shannon Allen (0)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 6:55 am
This is so cool! thx for sharing
 

April D. (14)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 7:06 am
Eco-friendly AND trendy? Thanks Puma!
 

Bette M. (91)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 7:13 am
About time!

The design of the shoe box as well as many other
products was/is a gimmick to begin with.
Madison Ave realized a long time ago people just
fell in love with the nifty design of the box which
was of course a means of getting people to buy
the shoe inside.
Opening a box is like a game if you really think
about it. It is a game with ones self as well as to
other people in "look what I bought today."

Afterall, you do not put the shoe box on your feet.
Do you!!

Plant & protect trees for life........................

 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 7:25 am
Way to go Puma!
 

April Theberge (2)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 8:08 am
Way to go Puma, finally people are getting it!
 

Beverley Phillips (34)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 8:18 am
Let's hope other manufacturers take note!
 

Eva Eddy (0)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 9:16 am
Although I never threw out any shoe box (they are great for storing stuff), this is much better and I'm proud of Puma. They will be my next sneakers to buy.
 

Maira Sun (34)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 2:28 pm
Merci!
 

Tierney G. (383)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 5:54 pm
Wonderful news thank you
 

Tracy Schaal (8)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 6:41 pm
Fantastic! The trees will thank you!
 

Matloob ul Hasan (81)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 11:54 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Mary D. (64)
Thursday April 15, 2010, 10:11 pm
It's about time! Now let's hope that other shoe companies will do the same. Go Puma!
 

Shari G. (27)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 12:21 am
Go Puma! thanks Kellie
 

Mein Kife (21)
Tuesday April 20, 2010, 12:25 am
Pretty nice :) Go Puma
 
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