Ev.o.lu.tion = a process of gradual, peaceful, progressive change or development resulting in the survival of those individuals that are best adapted to the prevailing environmental conditions.

Emp.tor = buyer, shopper, consumer, customer, client, patron.


Evolution Emptor provides a lifestyle collection and community for conscious consumers – evolved shoppers who care if the products they buy have caused harm to people, animals or the environment.

The online store stocks stylish products from small Australian businesses dedicated to principles of sustainable manufacturing. The collection includes clothing basics, accessories, homewares, beauty products, cleaning products and gifts.

The blog aims to inspire and entertain readers with articles related to sustainable living and explores the issues behind the things we buy.

We support Médecins Sans Frontières as a Field Partner, purchase 100% Green Power and carbon offset our travel with Greenfleet.

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Write for us – To write for us you don’t need to be a journalist or professional writer. You just need to be a conscious consumer who is as passionate about sustainability as we are.

Work with Janene Trickey – Evolution Emptor founder Janene Trickey has more than ten years of experience in marketing, public relations and fundraising in the not-for-profit sector. She provides communications consulting and freelance writing services. Visit her website for more information.

Evolution Emptor respectfully acknowledges the Wurundjeri people, traditional custodians of the land on which our office is situated, and pays respect to elders both past and present of the Kulin nations.

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