Allbirds co-founder Joey Zwillinger called out Amazon for releasing a private-label shoe that looks nearly identical to his company’s iconic “Wool Runner” sneakers in an interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour Monday.
This report lists the topics that were a priority for Shell in 2019. Topics that consistently ranked of higher importance were energy transition and climate change, business ethics, transparency and corporate governance.
The dark side of the multitude of technological innovations in our society is a major uptick in e-waste. IBEC Inc.(IBEC), a leading management systems consulting firm, announced that it is……
Read this article ‘Sustainability of Operational Excellence in the Age of Disruption and Change’ by Rebecca H Mott on the ‘Research Report 2018/19 – The Global State of Operational Excellence: Critical Challenges & Future Trends’.
Parliament adopted comprehensive policy recommendations to achieve a carbon-neutral, sustainable, toxic-free and fully circular economy by 2050 at the latest. The report, adopted today with 574 votes in favour, 22 against and 95 abstentions, is a response to the Commission’s Circular Economy Action Plan. Binding 2030 targets are needed for materials use and our consumption footprint, covering the whole lifecycle of each product category placed on the EU market, MEPs stress. They also call on the Commission to propose product-specific and/or sector-specific binding targets for recycled content.
There’s no denying that today’s customer expects more sustainability from the firms and organisations with whom they do business. According to KPMG research, larger companies devote greater resources to ESG (environmental, social, and governance) initiatives. However, according to a YouGov and World Kinect Energy Services study, 40% of SMEs (small and medium enterprises) have no plan in place to become more sustainable, with 30% having no intention of doing so at all. This is due in part to the pandemic’s costs and consequences.