Latest news and insight on how logistics, transportation, port, and supply chain organizations are implementing sustainable practices in an effort to become better stewards of the environment.
Posted 11/23 · 11:01 PM · SCMR Editorial
Regardless of the motive, environmental and social supply chain sustainability requires a level of transparency, and ultimately integrity, that is only beginning to be recognized.
Posted 11/20 · 03:24 PM · SCMR Editorial
Safeguarding trillions of dollars is serious business. BNY Mellon, one of the nation's oldest and largest financial institutions, is just as serious about its commitment to sustainability.
Posted 11/10 · 01:44 PM · MMH Editorial
Consumers ready to 5% more for online orders if delivered sustainably, 76% would wait an extra day for climate-friendly transport.
Posted 11/10 · 09:39 AM · SCMR Editorial
Many companies have made continuous improvement in functions part of the fabric of their daily operations and have moved on to focus on true cross-functional alignment and capability-building.
Posted 11/09 · 02:16 PM · SCMR Editorial
As our news section story on sustainability opines, research from West Monroe Partners finds that half of North American supply chain executives consider green supply chain a strategic priority. But there’s a disconnect: how do these executives define it?
Posted 11/08 · 04:41 PM · SCMR Editorial
Research from West Monroe Partners finds that half of North American supply chain executives consider green supply chain a strategic priority. At the same time, many organizations are struggling to define what sustainability means for their supply chains. What should you do next?
Posted 11/04 · 10:56 PM · SCMR Editorial
While some may think that sustainability has stalled, EDF argues that publicly declaring-science based goals and leveraging sustainability across supply chains is becoming the new business model for powerful companies.
Posted 11/01 · 07:02 PM · SCMR Editorial
In 2010, Unilever hit the reset button on sustainability and set an ambitious goal to take waste out of the supply chain. By 2014, it had achieved “zero waste to the landfill” across 242 factories worldwide.
Posted 10/21 · 12:25 PM · MMH Editorial
New digital community is designed to support collaboration and sharing for people involved with all aspects of the supply chain.
Posted 10/20 · 09:09 AM · SCMR Editorial
The Pacific Coast Council of Custom Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association, Inc. stages its annual conference – WESCCON – at this time of year to bring supply chain managers up to date on the latest ocean freight trends and practices. It also gives industry experts a chance to speculate on “worst case scenarios.”