Author archive for De Ruyte, Daya

  • I Am ForestNation
    Green Trade Shows ForestNation

    Seven tips for going green at trade shows

    - by De Ruyte, Daya

    The trade show industry is considered the second most unsustainable industry in the world. It generates 600,000 tons of waste every year. Tons of unread flyers and brochures, excessive food waste, massive amounts of flights and the gigantic use of energy.

    But trade shows are essential for business. They’re an effective way for meeting potential customers and building a company’s reputation within their industry. A company can market a product to a large audience of buyers in one place and also learn a lot about the competition.

    A trade show is such a valuable business medium that it won’t be disappearing anytime soon. So companies should be responsible and reduce the negative effect that trade shows have on the environment. Here’s some tips on how to go green at your next trade show.

  • Press Release

    ForestNation organizes Thanksgiving tree planting day

    - by De Ruyte, Daya

    London, UK, October 31, 2013 – ForestNation wants to encourage people everywhere to give back to nature by planting a tree on the 28th of November 2013. The organization wants to create a global tree planting image by collecting pictures and videos of people planting a tree. The participants can buy a tree seedling or small tree from a local garden center, florist or nursery. They can plant the tree anywhere they want; in their garden or even in a plant pot on a balcony. It’s the tree planting ACT that counts!