August 29, 2012
The world's largest food producers need to invest in more robust codes of conduct for the management of environmental issues in the supply chain and set a broader range of targets for improved future performance.
August 15, 2012
New rules on e-waste in the European Union could lead to substantial opportunities by making secondary raw materials available on the market.
July 25, 2012
Green Research, a New York-based corporate sustainability research and advisory firm, today released a new study of corporate environmental sustainability practices and trends.
July 20, 2012
The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which publishes the carbon footprint of companies such as Coca-Cola, Ford and Phillips Electronics, is experiencing an increase in participation this year in its Supply Chain Program.
July 06, 2012
When it comes to supply chains looking at and understanding whole systems is key to creating successful, sustainable innovation, instead of solutions that make Western consumers feel good but do nothing to correct underlying problems.
July 04, 2012
Every year, Canada’s largest municipalities spend over 10 billion dollars annually on goods, services, and capital projects. Sustainable procurement by such municipalities presents a huge opportunity to strengthen ties with small and medium sized enterprises.
April 16, 2012
Walmart Announces Significant Progress Toward Ambitious Sustainability Goals in 2012 Global Responsibility Report - Unveils Top 10 List of Achievements to Improve its Social and Environmental Impact, Including 80.9 Percent Waste Reduction Across U.S. Facilities
March 19, 2012
Sustainable purchasing and supply chains are on municipal agendas across Canada.
March 04, 2012
A new report released by Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), Smart Moves, presents a collection of innovative strategies that shippers can use to cut freight costs and reduce environmental impact.
February 15, 2012
Climate change has become a mainstream business issue, and large global corporations are now extending their gains in internal carbon management to the next opportunity: their supply chain.