12 Mar '13, 3pm

How the largest IT companies view sustainable supply-chain issues

How the largest IT companies view sustainable supply-chain issues

My previous post, "Why a nexus of regulatory requirements may take IT by surprise ," discussed key drivers of sustainable supply-chain management strategies and the potential for an interesting interaction between the regulatory requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Act. Malk Sustainability Partners , a specialty management consultancy that guides businesses in developing profitable corporate sustainability strategies, engaged global IT companies and industry experts to investigate the key drivers, important issues and popular strategies behind the sector’s adoption of SSCM. MSP synthesized this information into a study describing the state of SSCM in IT, available for download here . This installment will discuss issues identified by interview respondents as most pertinent to be addressed in their SSCM strategies. The most frequently me...

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