10 Nov '11, 10pm

Want a Greener Supply Chain? Put on Your S.M.A.R.T Y Pants!

Want a Greener Supply Chain? Put on Your S.M.A.R.T Y Pants!

The first step to setting specific goals is to generate conversation and document suggestions from company-wide teams and assemble a core group of individuals that will motivate and promote the greener supply chain . Creating opportunities for everyone to contribute toward a common goal, such as taking part in a company-wide energy audit activity, can help build camaraderie between groups. See http://www.energystar.gov . Team leaders will need to set up formal communication about how a greener company will save operational costs and promote a more powerful and positive corporate image, which also feeds viability and profitability. Once the team is assembled and employees are on board, each area can help write specific measurable goals reflecting benchmarks to contribute to the overall sustainability plan. Specific supply chain goals might include local day-to-day procedura...

Full article: http://ecopreneurist.com/2011/11/10/want-a-greener-supply...

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