Who said supply chains are boring?: Supply Chain Wordle

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Monday, October 12, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Trucks, Technology & Twitter.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2009. 27th, a convoy of dozens of hybrid trucks will be rolling through Atlanta on their way to the Hybrid Truck 2009 National Conference at the Georgia World Congress Center. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Manufacturing the World Cup.

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Sunday, December 27, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

Swisscom Doesn't Get Customer Fulfillment or Green Supply Chains

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Monday, December 14, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Accounting for Everything in.

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Sunday, September 27, 2009. Hi Christopher, Part of my job is to find link exchange opp's for Con-way's Public Policy and Sustainability Blog at freightpublicpolicy.org. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Operation ECO

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Tuesday, September 01, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: The supply chain of marble

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Monday, August 10, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Supply Chain Transformers

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Monday, May 04, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: AMR's Top 25 Highs and Lows

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Wednesday, June 03, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Is WEEE forgetting something?

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Monday, May 18, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: UPS to the Rescue

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Thursday, April 16, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Must See TV - Who said supply chains are boring? - Blogger

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Friday, February 27, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Recognition in India for Supply.

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Thursday, February 19, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: How would you ship 500 trees.

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Monday, January 05, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Shipping my stuff one more time.

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Thursday, February 05, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Transporter 3: Logistics future.

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Monday, January 19, 2009. Public Policy & Sustainability Blog. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

Sustainable Procurement: Are public authorities doing enough?

EcoVadis

There are 2 dimensions to Sustainable procurement: – Products (i.e. It could be summarized saying that Sustainable Procurement is about « what you buy » and « who you buy from ». Today most of the largest companies have set up structured processes to monitor and develop the Sustainability Practices of their suppliers (involving development of specific Code of Conducts, Self Assessment tools, Audits, and Sustainability Training programs for suppliers).

Dil?at Uyguroglu:“Supply chain plays a huge role in sustainability agenda”

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Sustainability has been on the company’s agenda for nearly two decades and its Sustainable Living Plan strongly drives business today. Since 2009 I’ve been in Turkey where I continue to run the Algida ice-cream factory.”.

Sustainable Supply Chains Requires Effective Supply Management Capabilities!

Supply Chain View from the Field

Opaque supplier networks leaves supply networks exposed to environmental or labor practices that are non-compliant with enterprise sustainability objectives and codes of conduct. Walmart, Nike, Gap, BP, Baxter, Apple, Aldi, and others can attest to the dramatic impact of sustainability risks on their brand image and customers. This has brought about a recent understanding the role of transparency in sustainable supply chains, in support of a diverse set of stakeholder needs.

Sustainable Forestry: Can We Get It Right?

EcoVadis

Engagement by the government in zero deforestation can safeguard the progress towards sustainable forestry and help create long-lasting impacs.

New tool for Sustainable Packaging

EcoVadis

The Sustainable Packaging Coallition announced the availability of a new tool, “ Compass ” allowing companies to benchmark the environmental impact of packaging. The Sustainable Packaging Coallition website , offers very interesting information, including this definition of Sustainable Packaging : “Sustainable Packaging is : A.

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ScottsMiracle-Gro Improves Distribution System in Sustainability and Customer Service

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in 2009. This effort reinforces our belief that we can simultaneously grow our business in a way that supports our commitment to becoming a more sustainable company,” Swihart stated. Since 2009, when ScottsMiracle-Gro began implementing its new distribution model, the Company has reduced the number of miles traveled to ship products to home center customers by approximately one-third. A new 100,000-sq.

Renting products rather than buying them.an option for Sustainable Procurement?

EcoVadis

This theory could provide an interesting model for “Sustainable Procurement” managers who could innovate by pushing some of their suppliers to lease products rather than selling them

Citations of Excellence Awards 2013

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2009). 2009). Building a More Complete Theory of Sustainable Supply Chain Management Using Case Studies of 10 Exemplars. Research Theory Article Award Supply Chain Integration Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Sustainability Some of you may remember my last year’s post about the 2012 Citations of Excellence Awards. A year has passed since and Emerald Management Reviews has now announced the winners of the 2013 Citation of Excellence Awards.

Sustainable Procurement Leaders

EcoVadis

1) Why is Sustainable Procurement important for GRUPPO MONTEPASCHI? Sustainable Procurement is one of the significant engagements GRUPPO MONTEPASCHI has in CSR policies. For GRUPPO MONTEPASCHI, Sustainable Procurement is important because we are aware of the impact we can have by changing the way we procure goods and services. Sustainable Procurement is not about competition between companies: it is about differentiation.

Supply Chain News on Walmart to Pressure Suppliers to Reduce CO2 Emissions by a Gigaton by 2030

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Latest Move in Effort that Started with Sustainability Index for Suppliers in 2009

Welcome to EcoVadis Sustainable Supply Newsletter

EcoVadis

We are pleased to send you the 1st edition of EcoVadis Sustainable Supply Newsletter. As we enter into the « year of the Tiger », we can take a look back on the latest developments of Sustainable Procurement. 2009 has been a challenging year : companies you work for have faced tremendous challenges, and many of your organizations have been re-structured. We hope that this newsletter will help you to learn some interesting initiatives and trends in Sustainable Procurement.

Guest post: Sustainable monitoring in supply chains: it’s time for companies to reconnect with their stakeholders.

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Jury is currently Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Bergamo University (Bergamo, Italy), focusing his research on Sustainable Supply Chain Management. When developing their sustainable monitoring practices, managers should rely on stakeholder engagement for two main reasons: it facilitates the identification of relevant environmental and social goals; it provides the right capabilities for transparently evaluating, verifying and improving sustainability in supply chains.

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Supply Chain Management:Growing interest in sustainability from.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Sustainability Services. « Growing interest in sustainability from asset intensive organizations - Part 1 | Main | Asset in Enterprise Asset Management » Growing interest in sustainability from asset intensive organizations - Part 2. We reached out to many of our Infosys colleagues to get their views on the scope of sustainability within asset intensive organizations. December 2009. November 2009. October 2009. September 2009.

The Emergence of the Biobased Economy

Supply Chain View from the Field

OECD in 2009 noted that “From a broad economic perspective, the bioeconomy refers to the set of economic activities relating to the invention, development, production and use of biological products and processes. These benefits are expected to improve health outcomes, boost the productivity of agriculture and industrial processes, and enhance environmental sustainability.”.

Supply Chain Management:Growing interest in sustainability from.

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Sustainability Services. « TOC for Electric Utility industry.Part 1 | Main | Growing interest in sustainability from asset intensive organizations - Part 2 » Growing interest in sustainability from asset intensive organizations - Part 1. Increasingly, it is noticed that while discussing asset management, clients are expressing new interest in sustainability. Do you see the industry starting to shift its focus to sustainable operations and green assets?

Step inside Project Gigaton at Walmart

EHS Sustainability Knowledge at Work

With the majority of a company’s real environmental impact sitting, not within its direct operations, but along its supply chain, helping suppliers to improve their sustainability performance is key if a business is to show true leadership. Supply chains are the new frontier of sustainability.

Global Shipping Trends: What to Expect in 2017

TMC

While these financial pressures have been ongoing since 2009 due to several factors, overcapacity was certainly one of the most prevalent. Ocean carriers continue to see their average operating margin dip below zero as rates fell to their lowest levels since 2009.

Will Cost Management Trump Innovation Investments in 2016?

Talking Logistics

percent, indicating contraction in manufacturing for the second consecutive month, and is the lowest reading since June 2009 when the PMI® registered 45.8 The interesting thing is that many companies, when faced with an economy like this, look for opportunistic savings instead of consistent, sustained savings. Opportunistic vs. Sustained Cost Savings.

Reasons For Logistics Pros to Be Thankful this Season

Supply Chain Collaborator

percent higher than the low in April 2009 during the recession.” GDP is up an annual rate of 3% in the third quarter and spot mile pricing is exhibiting a sustained level above $2.00

Pretty Is as Pretty Does?

Supply Chain Shaman

It is pretty on the shelf, but it can be a problem for the sustainable supply chain. In fact, unsuspecting consumers would never guess at the issues that the package on the shelf represents for the sustainable supply chain. In 2012, 61% of consumer products companies want to improve packaging artwork management as a key initiative for global sustainability. This is both the minimization of packaging waste and the improvement in packaging materials to improve sustainability.

BASF: A Story of a Supply Chain Leader

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Sustainability is also important. I worked in Hong Kong for 4 years during 2009 to 2013. We know the future of supply chain is fully transparent, digital, connected, and sustainable. BASF creates chemistry.