Tag: climate change


Will climate change make supply chain disasters the new normal?

September 15, 2022

Via: RetailWire

Forty-four percent of chief supply chain officers say they have a general sense of potential climate change risks based on previous events, but they have not methodically identified or quantified those risks, according to a Gartner survey. Of the rest, […]


Welcome to the new floor for supply chains

April 28, 2022

Via: SCMR Editorial

The current state of supply chain disruptions has created a new floor across all supply chains due to multiple shifts in several key forces. These range from deglobalization to the relationship between labor and productivity as well as climate change […]

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What Can and Should Retailers Do About Climate Change?

December 27, 2021

Via: Retail TouchPoints

The risks of climate change took center stage during 2021, as UN scientists linked global warming directly to human activities. With global attention focused on mitigation, adaptation and resilience, how are retailers managing related risks and considering possible business opportunities? […]

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Right now, retailers are writing their own rules on climate action. Does that need to change?

April 21, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Becoming a more environmentally responsible business has been a top priority in recent years for many retailers. But they don’t seem to conform to the same idea of how to achieve it or how to measure their success. Even before […]

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Clouds on the horizon: What climate change means for retail

April 22, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

The world is on fire and retail is to blame. At least partially. Global warming is likely “the result of human activity since the mid-20th century and proceeding at a rate that is unprecedented,” according to NASA, and is evidenced […]