19 Apr '11, 7pm

4 Ways to Boost Sustainability in the Merchandising Supply Chain

4 Ways to Boost Sustainability in the Merchandising Supply Chain

Corrugated cardboard, shrink wrapping and the like may not conjure up images of environmental friendliness. But forward-thinking merchandising supply chain companies are changing that perception. Many have made commitments to using more -- if not all -- recycled materials, and creative design work is allowing some displays to be used for more than one season. A clever use of two-sided materials or pieces that can be added and removed in a matter of minutes, coupled with merchandising supply chain companies' ability to work closely with retailers to secure floor space, enables displays to have a longer shelf life than ever before, and at the same time, stay fresh in the eyes of shoppers.

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