Software & Tech
Consumers Willing to Pay More for Sustainable Shopping Options
Equally revealing was the discovery that nearly three-quarters of the consumer respondents value product sustainability over brand name.
First Insight, Inc.
January 19, 2022
How a Supply Chain Control Tower Can Help Achieve Corporate ESG Goals
January 16, 2022
Critical Supply Chain Implications for Net Zero Future
January 15, 2022
Sustainability Still Sells. Here's Why.
December 17, 2021
Creating and Maintaining Green Supply Chains
December 16, 2021
Green Supply Chains Prevail Amid Global Disruptions
December 16, 2021
Software & Technology
Why So Many Acquisitions Occur in the Supply Chain Today
Numerous mergers and acquisitions happen in the supply chain today, mostly on the technology side of things. But why? Managing editor Brielle Jaekel gives some insight on the subject.
January 13, 2022
Supply Chain Education
L.I.N.K. Educate | Panasonic Offers Hands-On Learning for Students
Panasonic process automation business head explains the company's special partnership with a local community college for a hands-on learning process.
January 11, 2022
The Direct-to-Consumer’s Impact on Supply Chains and Its Future
The L.I.N.K. podcast kicks of the new year with a deep look at the direct-to-consumer industry and its future. But first, the managing editor offers a refresher in the subject in today's column.
January 6, 2022
4 Lessons Learned in Achieving Carbon Neutrality
Achieving carbon neutrality is a marathon, not a sprint. Leaders who understand this will make decisions and build teams committed to adopting sustainable practices over the long term.
December 14, 2021
The Growing Importance of Sustainability in Supply Chains
The future for supply chain sustainability is bright, as long as it remains a top priority and continues to be improved upon by dedicated individuals and technological advancements.
December 13, 2021
Packaging a Sustainable Future
Solutions include reusable packaging, in-store refill models and collaborative recycling efforts.
December 9, 2021
Supply Chain Waste Reduction Moves Forward Via New Partnership
Verusen and Machine Compare look to drive efficiency and reduce waste in the global machinery supply chain. The partnership taps Verusen's data and Machine Compare's B2B marketplace.
December 2, 2021
Delays and Disasters: The Wake-Up Call to Addressing the Climate Crisis
To truly address the climate crisis, businesses and governments need to take responsibility and action today.
November 30, 2021
From the Warehouse Floor, Things Can Only Go Up
The growing shift to sustainable solutions across the supply chain industry has become not only a wonderful trend, but a way to think outside the box when it comes to efficient eco-friendly processes.
November 15, 2021
5 Ways to Boost Sustainable Innovation in Packaging Operations
Here are some innovative technologies and approaches that promise to deliver sustainability gains and reinvent and evolve packaging operations.
DHL Supply Chain
November 11, 2021
The Circular Economy: How Digitization Dents Industry’s Climate Impact
IoT, ERP and automation are the future of sustainable business, and are crucial tools in the targeting of waste and the slashing of consumption and harmful emissions.
Sage Software Inc.
October 15, 2021
Building a Circular Economy for the Next-Generation Supply Chain
It’s time for the disposable “take-make-waste” economy that humanity created to change, and implement a circular economy that works for everyone.
October 5, 2021
Green Supply Chain Awards
Nominations for Green Supply Chain Award Close Sunday, Oct. 3
Nominations for Supply & Demand Chain Executive's Green Supply Chain award close Sunday, Oct. 3.
August 20, 2021
Circular Economy on the Rise of Corporate Agendas Worldwide
Companies are transitioning to focus more on process and product innovation, such as resource recovery and product life extension.
September 8, 2021
Using Environmental Sustainability Certification to Differentiate
Environmental sustainability certification helps companies differentiate themselves from their not-as-sustainable competitors.
August 17, 2021
Procurement Executives are Now Prioritizing Sustainability
The research found that delivering on corporate sustainability goals has become a top priority, with 63% of respondents saying its very important, compared to just 25% only two years ago.
August 3, 2021
SDCE and Blue Yonder Discuss the Importance of Sustainability in the Global Supply Chain
SDCE and Blue Yonder talk supply chain sustainability practices and how companies globally are viewing them.
August 2, 2021
What Amazon's Latest Scandal Shows for the Warehousing Sector
Reporters posing as employees expose Amazon for destroying unsold merchandise. But unfortunately, this is not a new practice in warehousing and retail.
July 2, 2021
Managing Pallet Chaos in a Post-Pandemic World
Coming to terms with the core crisis requires adaptation and simultaneously manifests pallet transformation opportunities.
June 30, 2021
Future-Proofing the PPE Supply Chain
Now is the time to future-proof the PPE supply, support small U.S. businesses, lower costs of the stockpile and reduce the environmental footprint, all while providing superior protection for essential workers.
June 27, 2021
Carbon Neutral Shipping Grows in Small Business E-Commerce
Carbon neutral shipping provider Sendle completes its Series C funding with $35 million.
June 25, 2021
Reduce Energy Waste with Loading Dock and In-Plant Solutions
In order to manage heating and cooling costs, facility managers have looked for building infrastructure products to help with environmental separation from the loading dock and throughout the facility.
June 22, 2021
Target’s New Sustainability Strategy to Positively Impact People and Planet
Target Forward works to design and elevate sustainable brands, innovate to eliminate waste and accelerate opportunity and equity.
June 22, 2021
Take a Stand on Sustainability Without Breaking the Bank
The benefits of adopting a sustainability strategy reach beyond the environment. A solid sustainability strategy improves trust among employees, investors, partners and customers.
Americold Logistics LLC
June 14, 2021
The Future of Supply Chain Planning: Using AI to Optimize Product Flow and Reduce Waste
A new category of software, called flow operations (FlowOps), brings both machine and human intelligence together to manage supply chains more efficiently.
June 9, 2021
Manufacturers’ Sustainability Scores Improved 38% Since 2016
TSC found significant improvements in carbon and climate, water use, air quality, worker health and safety and managing biodiversity in sourcing.
The Sustainability Consortium (TSC)
May 13, 2021
SCS Encourages Supply Chains to Reduce Waste
SCS Global Services hopes to push companies into demonstrating zero waste practices through a new certification standard.
SCS Global Services
May 5, 2021
L.I.N.K. | FMI Describes the Importance of Combatting Food Waste
In the latest podcast episode of L.I.N.K., associate editor Brielle Jaekel sits down with an FMI executive to learn about the state of food waste in the food supply chain.
May 4, 2021
L.I.N.K. | MIT Answers What is the Circular Economy
MIT's Sustainable Supply Chains Lab project manager Kellen Betts dives into the circular economy in the supply chain.
April 27, 2021
Sourcing & Procurement
How to Make Returns More Sustainable in the Age of COVID-19
Retailers who employ dynamic technology, find the right partners and make returns as seamless as possible can help mitigate the environmental costs.
April 26, 2021
Sourcing & Procurement
Material Sourcing Gets High-Tech and Sustainable
Browzwear and Cotton Incorporated collaborate to create a digital method of material sourcing, reducing the impact on climate change by tapping into technology.
April 23, 2021