Episode 83: CSR careers grow up; the energy market evolves

July 7, 2017 by  
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In this week’s episode, we discuss the whether the future of GMOs is ethical and if the Green Power Partnership will go the way of Energy Star.

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Dear Southeast Asian nations: Dive deep into marine preservation

July 7, 2017 by  
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Marine ecosystems, which provide livelihoods for 130 million people in Southeast Asia, show how the health of nature and economy are interconnected.

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What a coffee cup says about McDonald’s supply chain strategy

July 5, 2017 by  
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Cross-industry collaboration accelerates supply chain sustainability, as proven by the relationship between International Paper (IP) and McDonald’s U.S. “We can have Rainforest Alliance Certified espresso, we can have great sustainability programs in our coffee supply chain,” said Townsend Bailey, director of supply chain sustainability at McDonald’s U.S. “But if we serve it to our customers in a foam cup, they won’t believe it.” 

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How Apple is moving its supply chain toward clean energy

June 29, 2017 by  
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So far, the tech giant has helped eight companies move toward solar and wind power. The latest commitment, by Jabil, represents the largest pledge yet.

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What small suppliers need to know about inclusion and diversity

June 20, 2017 by  
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Citi has focused on supplier diversity since the seventies, said Javette Hines, the company’s head of supply chain development, inclusion and sustainability.”But as we globalize, we want to make sure we have a more inclusive title and role,” she said.  That is why the word “inclusion” was added to her job title in 2016. “It’s ‘inclusion,’ not diversity because it makes us inclusive of all diverse aspects” of the communities that Citi serves,  such as Aboriginal people in Canada and Afro-Brazilian populations in the UK, she said.

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Will the world’s 9 biggest seafood companies help save the oceans?

June 19, 2017 by  
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Cargill, Thai Union Group among “keystone companies” with about $30 billion in revenue pledging to fight illegal fishing, plastic pollution and climate change.

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3 trends shaping the future of sustainable retail

June 19, 2017 by  
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From supply chain transparency to financial reporting, the business of buying things is rife with both sustainability challenges and opportunities.

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Sustainability and pallets: Making change for the long haul

June 8, 2017 by  
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Corrugated cardboard is far lighter than wood, plus it simultaneously saves money, reduces carbon footprints and advances zero-waste goals.

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