supply chain management

UPS Longitudes | Supply Chains Still Recovering From Coronavirus

Chris Byrne @ UPS
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UPS has completed the sixth week of a study to measure the impact of COVID-19 on small and medium-sized businesses across the United States. This installment went to 400 U.S.-based respondents between April 29 and May 4.

Sodexo Ranks Best In Class* for the 15th Consecutive Year on the Prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index with Leading Scores in Labor Practices, Climate Strategy and Stakeholder Engagement.

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GAITHERSBURG, Md., Septembeer 26, 2019 /3BL Media/– Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life, announced today that it has maintained its ranking as the top-rated company in its sector by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the 15th consecutive year.

Marco Ugarte Joins Antea Group Sustainability Team

Specializes in Supply Chain Sustainability
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April 23, 2019 /3BL Media/ Marco brings over 15 years of experience in corporate sustainability, supply chain management and strategic partnership development. A bilingual environmental and social sustainability expert, he balances technical expertise with diverse stakeholder engagement experience to help clients deliver on corporate goals, science-based targets, and building truly resilient supply networks.

Techniques for Improving Your Company’s Supply Chain

The most important step to success is to gain visibility to the components that are contributing to your performance.
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By Dennis Organ, senior vice president of supply chain for Smithfield Foods, Inc., Smithfield, Va.

Supply chain improvements can be a substantial undertaking for companies of any size, and often require years to complete. However, it is a task that can deliver substantial benefits in terms of improving efficiencies, enhancing customer service and minimizing a company’s environmental footprint. Here’s how companies can improve their product’s path to market:

Better Supply Chain Management Through SME Reporting

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Through the Competitive Business Program, GRI is working in the developing world to stimulate more transparency on how small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are impacting our global society and world. In this video GRI Chief Executive Tim Mohin talks about why large enterprises should join the program in the target countries (Colombia, Ghana, Indonesia, Peru, South Africa and Vietnam) and motivate their SMEs suppliers to begin reporting on their sustainability impacts.

Sustainability Reporting for SMEs Made Simple

GRI Competitive Business Program helps SMEs get started with sustainability reporting
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Through the Competitive Business Program, GRI is working in the developing world to stimulate more transparency on how small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are impacting our global society and world. In this video, GRI Chief Executive Tim Mohin talks about why SMEs should join the program, which is running in Colombia, Ghana, Indonesia, Peru, South Africa and Vietnam.

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Advancing the Circular Economy through Shared Value

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The need and the opportunity to transition to a circular economy—an economic model that is restorative and regenerative by design—have become clear to many industries over the last 5 years. Companies like Apple and Google are innovating or redesigning their products and services to minimize resources utilized in production and to promote reuse and recycling of their products.

Avnet Innovation Lab-supported Venture Gets Major Coke Endorsement

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A recently-released report from XL Hybrids, a start-up offering systems to convert new or existing fleets to hybrid vehicles, details how beverage giant Coca-Cola was able to reduce the fuel consumption of its delivery fleet in North America by 20 percent after converting 280 service vans with XL Hybrids’ XL3 Hybrid Electric Drive System.

HanesBrands Announces CDP 2016 Water and Supply Chain Report Scores

Company Earns A- and B Ratings, Scoring Ahead of CDP Program Averages in Peer Comparison
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., January 17, 2017 /3BL Media/ - HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, today announced that it earned above-average scores for water management and supply chain after voluntarily disclosing data for the CDP 2016 Climate Change Report. CDP, formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project, is a global disclosure system that enables companies and other entities to measure and manage environmental impacts.

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