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  • Climate Action Plans: How Do We Know If We’re Making Real Progress?

    Climate Action Plans: How Do We Know If We’re Making Real Progress?

    In our experience, it’s challenging to proceed from knowing your company’s emissions profile to crafting a climate action plan to reduce it. Successful companies will adopt the right mix of...

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  • Haelixa to track denim mill's recycled cotton 

    Haelixa to track denim mill's recycled cotton 

    Swiss traceability solutions provider Haelixa has linked up with Soorty, one of Pakistan's largest vertically integrated denim manufacturers, to support claims relating to the use of recycled...

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  • BlackRock's Fink Expounds on Need for Decarbonization, But Not Divestment

    BlackRock's Fink Expounds on Need for Decarbonization, But Not Divestment

    In his annual letter to CEOs, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink says that, while decarbonizing the global economy is ‘the greatest investment opportunity of our lifetime,’ he also asserts that ‘divesting...

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  • UN urged to create treaty on plastic pollution 

    UN urged to create treaty on plastic pollution 

    More than 70 leading businesses including the H&M Group, IKEA, Inditex and Zalando have called for a legally binding treaty on plastic pollution.The idea – which has been backed by two thirds of...

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  • Consumers Willing to Pay More for Sustainable Shopping Options

    Consumers Willing to Pay More for Sustainable Shopping Options

    Consumers are willing to spend more for sustainable brands, but that a significant gap exists between retailers and customers as to what consumers want and what’s actually being delivered,...

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  • 2022 Global Supply Chains: Four Trends That Will Shape The Future

    2022 Global Supply Chains: Four Trends That Will Shape The Future

    Over the past 2 years, the risks and shortfalls in our global supply chains have been front and center in presidential briefing rooms, company boardrooms, and even family dining rooms. Supply...

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  • ESG Becomes Mission Critical

    ESG Becomes Mission Critical

    As the ever-expanding existential threat of global emissions reaches unprecedented levels, some companies are acting boldly and quickly to reverse runaway climate change.Sustainability has been...

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  • Independent retailers lead natural products' sustainability efforts

    Independent retailers lead natural products' sustainability efforts

    As sustainable business practices become more and more important to consumers, and as big corporations proclaim their commitment to sustainability, independent natural retailers point out that...

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  • How growing the Circular and Green Economies can Mitigate the issues …

    How growing the Circular and Green Economies can Mitigate the issues …

    Summary:For over 15 years I have been preaching need to develop technology that grow the inclusive economy while ensuring the environment is well protected.The world needs to start addressing...

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  • Achieving supply-chain resiliency amid disruption 

    Achieving supply-chain resiliency amid disruption 

    Dirk Holbach, chief supply-chain officer for Henkel’s Laundry & Home Care business unit, shares lessons from his seven-year journey in the role and what leaders should be prepared for in the...

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  • How You Can Help Accelerate the Sustainable Transition in the New Year

    How You Can Help Accelerate the Sustainable Transition in the New Year

    With the breadth of challenges facing humanity, each new year gives us the collective opportunity to reflect on the progress we’ve made toward creating a more sustainable future for all. And while...

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  • Business Sustainability Risk and Performance: Insights from Global Supply Chain Ratings

    Business Sustainability Risk and Performance: Insights from Global Supply Chain Ratings

    Sustainability Insights from Global Supply Chain RatingsIn its fifth edition, the Sustainability Risk and Performance Index: Insights from Global Supply Chain Ratings examines the sustainability...

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  • The Year Ahead: Sustainability at the forefront 

    The Year Ahead: Sustainability at the forefront 

    Countering the trend for more packaging is the desire for more sustainable measures, especially as climate change becomes of greater concern to consumers.A 2020 survey by the IBM Institute for...

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  • 40% of orgs to embed sustainability into operations by 2024 - IDC releases top predictions

    40% of orgs to embed sustainability into operations by 2024 - IDC releases top predictions

    Strong financial outcomes and sustainability focused leadership is required for long term impact, according to a new report from IDC.In the document, IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Sustainability 2022...

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  • With Sustainability in Mind, Coca-Cola Marches Ahead 

    With Sustainability in Mind, Coca-Cola Marches Ahead 

    Coca-Cola Africa and its bottling partners recently announced the launch of JAMII, the new Africa-focused sustainability platform. The platform houses the Company’s existing and new sustainability...

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  • Commercial Real Estate’s Sustainability Goals Have a Glaring Blind Spot

    Commercial Real Estate’s Sustainability Goals Have a Glaring Blind Spot

    While real estate owners large and small have offered bold promises about reducing carbon emissions, diversifying boards and other initiatives, it is only recently that many of them have begun to...

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  • Prominent manufacturers lead the way on sustainability

    Prominent manufacturers lead the way on sustainability

    Honeywell, an American conglomerate specializing in various industries, including manufacturing. It has recently committed to reaching carbon neutrality by 2035 and plans on achieving this goal...

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