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Food Lion Supports Sustainable Sourcing, Waste Reduction, Climate Control
Food Lion is committed to reducing food waste by 50% by 2030, and reducing carbon emissions by 50% from its own operations by 2030.
Apr 20th, 2021
L.I.N.K. | ALOM Says Near Sourcing Pushes Sustainability
Apr 13th, 2021
U.S. Financial Regulators Still Lagging on Climate Action
Apr 8th, 2021
C.H. Robinson’s Emissions IQ Aims to Advance Sustainability in Logistics
Apr 8th, 2021
Horizon Organic to Become First Carbon Positive National Dairy Brand by 2025
Apr 2nd, 2021
Ryder System Moves Forward with Sustainable Initiatives
Mar 30th, 2021
We Need to Give Convenience Stores a Chance
As grocery stores are suffering from stock-outs from the COVID-19 pandemic, convenience stores have proven to be resilient.
Apr 21st, 2021
Sanitary Cold Food Transport in the Wake of COVID-19
With the start of distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine and an ever-increasing interest in fresh and healthy foods, the cold food supply chain in particular is in a difficult position. Here’s how to make sure products and drivers stay safe in transport.
Apr 21st, 2021
L.I.N.K. | THEnergy Founder Explains Renewable Energy in the Supply Chain
It will be difficult to sell products or services in the future if you are not relying on renewable energy, says THEnergy founder in an interview with associate editor Brielle Jaekel.
Apr 20th, 2021
DHL Releases Accelerated Roadmap to Achieving Climate-Neutral Logistics by 2030
DHL invested $7 billion euros over the next 10 years to reduce CO2 emissions, expand its zero-emission e-vehicle fleet and climate-neutral buildings and reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 in line with the Paris Climate Agreement.
Mar 22nd, 2021
Smithfield Foods to Achieve Sustainable Packaging Goals by 2030
Both the new recyclable packaging and plastic reduction goals build upon the company's zero-waste-to-landfill initiative.
Mar 19th, 2021
Study Highlights Demand for Natural Refrigerant-Based Condensing Units in Grocery Retail Space
Findings from this report show how retailers need modular technology options that allow them to migrate their refrigeration loads and displace the existing system over time.
The North American Sustainable Refrigeration Council (NASRC)
Mar 17th, 2021
DHL Freight, Volvo Trucks Move to Fossil-Free Road Transport
The move to fossil-free road transport will focus on longer distance heavy transports by making the transition to electrification as seamless and efficient as possible.
Feb 24th, 2021
Are Meal Kits Worth the Hype?
Meal kits are growing in popularity, but do they live up to the hype that is surrounding them? Assistant editor Mackenna Moralez shares her experience.
Feb 24th, 2021
Flock Freight, Carbonfund.org Partner to Achieve Carbon Neutrality with Shared Truckload Mode
All emissions produced by FlockDirect truck shipments will be accounted for in full and eliminated through the purchase of carbon offsets with the goal of offsetting 20,000 metric tons in carbon emissions in 2021.
Feb 23rd, 2021
Danfoss to Build Green Data Centers
These new data centers will help to reduce the data center energy costs, lower greenhouse gas emissions and eventually help the company reach complete global decarbonization by 2030.
Feb 19th, 2021
Why Technology Alone Won’t Transform the Fight for Sustainability
Technology, like satellite-based monitoring, is the start of moving toward sustainability, not the end.
Feb 10th, 2021
3 Supply Chain Trends to Watch for in 2021
Here are three major trends projected to ensure continuity and resiliency throughout 2021 and beyond.
Feb 9th, 2021
TIPA, PerforTec Partnership Produces Compostable Packaging for Fresh Produce
The laser-microperforated compostable film is designed to reduce food waste, combat plastic pollution and cut carbon emissions, and is said to extend the shelf life of fruit, vegetables and flowers by up to two times.
Feb 3rd, 2021
Material Handling Equipment
Ultimation Industries Announces $1,500 Scholarship for Innovative Vertical Farming Material Handling Ideas
The scholarship will be award to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs in accredited undergraduate and graduate programs in the United States.
Feb 1st, 2021
Study Says Propane Outpaces Electric for Carbon Footprint in Trucks
The comparative analysis reveals that medium-duty vehicles powered by renewable propane provide a lower carbon footprint solution in every U.S. state except Vermont where electricity is generated by, and imported from, Canadian hydroelectric power plants.
Propane Education & Research Council (PERC)
Jan 29th, 2021
Registration Open for SCN Summit: Sustainability Webcast
Register today for SCN Summit: Sustainability, where industry experts detail why sustainability matters amid a pandemic, how companies can achieve a sustainable supply chain and what NOT going sustainable means for the future.
Jan 22nd, 2021
Nestlé Invests in Taygete I Solar Project
Nestlé will purchase 100% of the renewable electricity attributes generated by the project’s energy production, estimated to be 750,000 megawatt hours per year for 15 years.
Jan 4th, 2021
Freight Farms and Arcadia Partnership Brings Clean Energy to Indoor Farming
This partnership connect Freight Farmers to affordable clean power at a time when the nation’s grid is dominated by fossil fuel.
Dec 15th, 2020
Why the U.S. Food System is Neither Efficient nor Effective
Ultimately, the food system needs to be both efficient and effective. Getting there will take creativity, collaboration and resolve.
Dec 10th, 2020
Why Sustainable Sourcing in Food Supply Chains Could Include Surplus
Sourcing surplus will ensure that the needle is moved toward seasonal eating and shorter supply chains.
Dec 9th, 2020
FMCG Gurus Detail Top 10 Trends for 2021
As with every year, health will be a major driver of consumer attitudes and innovation in the market over the next 12 months.
Dec 7th, 2020
Nestlé Redoubles Efforts to Combat Climate Change
Actions focus on supporting farmers and suppliers to advance regenerative agriculture, planting hundreds of millions of trees within the next 10 years and completing the company's transition to 100% renewable electricity by 2025.
Dec 7th, 2020
Satelligence Raises $2.3M to Transform Global Commodity Supply Chains and Eradicate Deforestation
Satelligence leverages insights based on satellite and supply chain asset data, machine learning and human intelligence.
Nov 24th, 2020
Embracing Food Waste Prevention to Create a More Resilient Food System
Food is the single largest line item on a food business’ profit and loss statement, yet its waste is largely unaddressed.
Nov 9th, 2020
Bloom Energy Helps KeHE Distributors Reduce Emissions at Stockton, CA Distribution Center
By adding Bloom Energy fuel cell technology, KeHE’s Northern California facility will reduce its annual carbon dioxide emissions by 431 metric tons compared to its current grid alternative.
Nov 2nd, 2020
Why Cold Storage is Hotter Than Ever
Cold storage has become one of the hottest topics in the commercial real estate industry.
Oct 29th, 2020
U.S. Transportation Secretary Announces Over $220M in Grants for U.S. Ports
The Port Infrastructure Development Program aims to support efforts by ports and industry stakeholders to improve facility and freight infrastructure to ensure our nation’s freight transportation needs, present and future, are met.
Oct 15th, 2020
Sysco Testing All-Electric Freightliner Truck
Sysco’s participation in this initiative is consistent with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) strategy and the Company’s ongoing efforts to reduce its carbon footprint.
Oct 8th, 2020
Giant Food Announces Increased Transparency Efforts Around Sustainable Seafood Practices
Giant’s sustainable seafood policy has always ensured that every seafood item sold in stores meets sustainability criteria, but the grocer is now taking it a step further enlisting ODP to make the original sources of all its own brand.
Oct 7th, 2020
US Foods Publishes 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
This is the company’s first expanded CSR report, and it highlights the company’s 2019 progress across its three CSR pillars: people, planet and products.
Oct 2nd, 2020
Ocean Ports & Carriers
Port of Long Beach Achieves Clean Air Goals
A newly completed study of air pollution at the Port of Long Beach has found reduced diesel soot — down 88% since 2005 — and lower emissions of greenhouse gases, which have dropped 19%.
Port of Long Beach
Oct 2nd, 2020
Partnership with Hyliion Allows Wegmans to Imagine a Fleet without Diesel
Wegmans’ geographic footprint continues to grow, but at the same time, its taking steps to reduce its carbon footprint.
Oct 1st, 2020
Hormel Foods Continues to Progress in Sustainability
To ensure its high standards for animal care are being met throughout its supply chain, more than 1,800 audits were conducted.
Sep 25th, 2020