Is Sustainability Sustainable, on this week’s Talking Supply Chain podcast
By Bob Trebilcock ·
August 21, 2022
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In The Graduate, Dustin Hoffman is offered one-word business advice after graduating from college: Plastics. If this movie were made today, with our hero graduating in supply chain management, the one-word advice might be: sustainability.
Coming out of the pandemic, sustainability and the broader ESG framework are top of mind for many organisations. And when it comes to sustainability, it falls squarely on supply chain managers who oversee manufacturing, distribution and transportation operations.
In this episode of Talking Supply Chain, SCMR Editorial Director Bob Trebilcock talks to frequent contributors Stan Fawcett and Mike Knemeyer about the impact of sustainability on supply chains, what they think is behind this new energy and their advice to supply chain managers tasked with addressing sustainability. in their processes.
Be sure to listen wherever you get your podcasts.
And be sure to read their article on the subject, Sustainability as Strategy: Caught in the Luxury Trap, on SCMR.com.
August 21, 2022
About the Author
Bob Trebilcock Bob Trebilcock, Managing Editor, has covered material handling, technology, logistics and supply chain topics for nearly 30 years. In addition to Supply Chain Management Review, he is also editor of Modern Materials Handling. A graduate of Bowling Green State University, Trebilcock lives in Keene, NH. He can be reached at 603-357-0484.
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