What Can Green Do for You? How sustainability efforts change your supply chain for the better.
Going green is moving from a clichéd corporate phrase to simply the way business is run. Companies around the globe continue to make signi cant investments in sustainability that bene t not only the environment, but also the customers they serve. What does green mean for specialty logistics — and why does it matter for your supply chain? World Courier explores a few of the most critical questions shippers are asking when it comes to eco-friendly innovation.
Boxes are top-of-mind when most companies start thinking about protecting the environment, and sustainability has driven signi cant innovation in packaging. Changes in packaging are creating cost savings, too. In fact, one change with the biggest industry impact is lighter boxes and packaging material. Not only does lighter material reduce waste, it also results in better freight prices. And while temperature control may limit what companies can realistically do to reduce material and package weight, multi-use packaging options are seeing an uptick in widespread use.
Source: World Courier