07 Feb '12, 1pm

Getting Beyond the Basics to Embrace the Science of Sustainability

Getting Beyond the Basics to Embrace the Science of Sustainability

Sustainability has become a new dimension to supply chain competitiveness as organizations are increasingly influenced by the broader environment in which they operate. These influences impact the full range of business operations: from product design to production; from sourcing to sales channels; from regulatory reporting to recruiting. Sustainability initiatives present a complex measurement and management challenge, but they also allow organizations to cut costs, reduce risks, drive revenues, improve their brand reputation and ensure compliance with new environmental focused regulations. Currently, successful sustainability initiatives can be broadly categorized according to three tiers: 1. Getting the basics right: The majority of organizations are currently at this stage. Getting the basics right involves reducing daily carbon inefficiencies within the business, such...

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