Shiny Media launches HippyShopper


Shiny Media
launches HippyShopper ( – the UK’s first Green Consumer blog

Heard about Motorola’s biodegradable mobile phone? Or the toothpaste-free solar toothbrush? Or even Nike’s green ethically-sourced shoes?!

You’ll find them all at HippyShopper ( – the UK’s first blog about ethical consumerism which launches today.

Published by  Shiny Media, and written by Stuff magazine’s Managing Editor, Adam Vaughan, HippyShopper aims to enlighten and amuse its readers with green news stories from the UK and links to environmentally friendly sites around the world.

Its daily updates will:

• Track the latest green gadgets
• Tip readers off about what’s coming in the organic food market
• Give details of green exhibitions
• Offer updates on eco-friendly health and beauty products
• Give tips on how to recycle products

The site kicks off with a competition to win a shed load of green stuff including: ten Solios – solar powered iPod/mobile phone chargers – five Adopt An Animal Panda Packs from the World Wildlife fund; ten copies of Save Cash and Save The Planet; and a Collins/Friends of the Earth book stuffed full of practical tips to help you be a bit greener.

For more information about HippyShopper contact Adam Vaughan ([email protected])

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