Industry Leaders Unite to Share Best Practices, Advance Sustainability of Sector
May 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Beverage industry leaders from across the globe will convene in Amsterdam May 14-16 for the Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) semi-annual meeting. BIER is a technical coalition of leading beverage companies working together to advance environmental sustainability within the beverage sector. HEINEKEN, headquartered in Amsterdam and BIER member since 2010, will play host to the event that will bring together representatives across beer, spirits, carbonated soft drinks, juice and bottled water categories.
Combined marketing efforts on “Recycle Right!” campaign earns recognition from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals
FORT WORTH, TEXAS, May 14, 2013 /3BL Media/ —The City of Fort Worth, in partnership with Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM) and Recyclebank®, the company that rewards people for taking everyday green actions with discounts and deals, was honored with two Gold Hermes Creative Awards from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals for their “Recycle Right!” campaign.
As greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions continue to rise, climate patterns are being affected. This is leading to more extreme weather-related events, such as severe storms, flooding and droughts, around the world and here in the United States. As a whole, the retail industry is the second largest contributor of GHG emissions in the United States. Retailers require large amounts of energy to run their establishments and transport goods through their distribution networks.
Global Brands and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM's) are keenly aware of the exposure they face from the complexities of Conflict Minerals Compliance implementation. The pressure to eliminate risk is at an all time high.
Global Brands and OEM's now realize that Conflict Minerals Compliance is an end-to-end Supply Chain maze that can translate into loss of business.
In partnership with the World Wide Fund (WWF) Indonesia, Tupperware Indonesia supported their “MyBabyTree” program and donated 5,000 Baby Mangrove for two areas simultaneously, Muara Gembong-Bekasi (Jakarta) and Lamnga Village (Aceh) in March.