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Supporting bio-diversity

Free The Bees

The honey bee is virtually extinct in its natural habitat in Switzerland and yet it is not protected. Just one visit to the FREETHEBEES website proves educational. Their unique position in the bee world sets them apart from other organisations as they do not represent the interest of beekeepers….

Zum Guten Heinrich

Zum Guten Heinrich does what every caterer should. The company holds six main values at their core; those being crooked veggies against food waste, fairness and transparency, seasonal and regional bio food, emission-free transport, vegetarian and vegan dishes and finally education. Their chefs use foods that cannot be sold…

Erfolg

Founded on the principles of sustainable fashion, Erfolg has been designing and producing high quality environmentally friendly clothing in Switzerland for more than 20 years. Seasonal collections are produced using bio certified cotton, fine merino wool from bio-certified farms and locally produced bio linen from the Emmental region.

Production is…

QWSTION

For more than a decade the Qwstion team have been designing high quality travel accessories with Swiss modernist design as their foundation and sustainability at their core. Their aesthetic is contemporary, paired down minimalism; designed to look sophisticated and cool and at the same time be totally functional.

 

Whilst every…

Wildbiene & Partner

Wildbiene & Partner make it possible for every household with a balcony or garden to become a beekeeper of wild mason bees regardless of whether you live in the inner-city or in the countryside. Mason bees are absolutely harmless, do not sting and are disinterested in food and sweet…

Nudie Jeans

Nudie Jeans are all about keeping the right balance to create the perfect pair of jeans we just want to keep on wearing year after year. As they say, ‘the more you wear the more your lifestyle is revealed’. These are the pair of jeans you know will make…

IG Niutrex

For almost 10 years IG Niutex has made it their mission to support the development and processing of natural fibers in Switzerland. Offering a local and sustainable alternative to cotton and chemical fibres, they have been at the forefront of Switzerland’s expanding flax industry. More recently they have been…

lola studio

Lola Studio is a local Zurich brand that has been creating cool yoga and streetwear collections for more than 6 years. From the outset they have taken a holistic approach to all they do with sustainability at the core of their business philosophy. They want you to feel good…

Fürst Unverpackt

Fürst Unverpackt is a zero-waste shop and cafe based in Zurich. With the goal of making a conscious and sustainable lifestyle the standard, they have become the leading retail point for fresh healthy local foods and goods in the Bülach area. The produce sold in-store is ordered ‘unpackaged’ from…

Urbankissed

Tired of feeling guilty every time you shop online? There’s a solution to that. Urbankissed is an online platform created for environmentally conscious people to buy and sell. With their beautifully designed website, Urbankissed makes us wonder why their concept is as unique as it is considering the state…

Gartengold

Gartengold delivers the freshest apple juice from old varieties of apples with the help of a socially inclusive workforce. Since 2013 Gardengold has been producing apple juice with a mission. Witnessing the vast number of apples that end up on the ground as waste, Albert Gebhardt and Leonard Wilhelmi…

Direct Coffee

Imagine your coffee has been grown wild in the forests of the Ethiopian Mountains, harvested by hand, then traditionally roasted and delivered directly to your door. Sounds almost too good to be true but this is exactly what Direct Coffee does and that’s just the beginning. A love for…

Farmy

Farmy is your one stop online shop delivering organic and responsibly produced foods and household goods directly to your doorstep. Working directly with farmers, Farmy is able to deliver the freshest local produce and other foods the very next day. With more than 12’500 products on their website, their…

Chez Mamie Zurich HB

Chez Mamie HB (next to Zurich’s main train station) really does live up to its motto, “sustainability made easy”. This is your zero-waste one stop shop for all of your grains, nuts, seeds, pasta, oils, fruit and veggies, household and personal care needs and so much more. Bring your…

TaskLab

TaskLab is a creative lab collaborating with global brands, textile suppliers, farmers, and artisans to develop sustainable raw materials and create sustainable supply chains, facilitating the shift towards the circular economy. Coty Jeronimus is the founder and CEO of TaskLab and has over 25 years of experience working in…

Nomadnoos

Nomadnoos is the brand that will make you want to become a DIY knitter. Every handspun luxury yarn produced by Nomadnoos tells a story celebrating the principles of slow fashion and our connection to the land, animals, and people who play an integral role in the development of these…