Creating a Sustainable Supply Chain

Creating a Sustainable Supply Chain

Conserving energy, protecting the environment and embracing a “green” outlook on business are all popular and important initiatives spanning all sectors.  The need to trim costs and reduce your footprint on the planet is a goal of every business and is directly tied to supply chain management.  In fact, a PricewaterhouseCoopers’ survey in 2013 showed that over 66% of supply chain executives are focused on increasing sustainability initiatives in the coming years.  So as the clocks wind back and the temperatures drop this time of year, you should also take a hard look at the sustainability of your supply chain.  Greenbiz.com recently released an article highlighting three steps to bring higher sustainability to your organization.