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Supply Chain Collaboration Is Necessary to Achieve Lasting Sustainable Packaging Initiatives

Published: 16 July 2019

ID: G00390288

Analyst(s): John Blake

Summary

Interest in sustainable packaging has disrupted the status quo resulting in significant corporate commitments and promising innovations. Supply chain leaders can use this research to ensure that they are involved in the establishment and governance of strategic packaging CSR initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Organizations That Do Not Involve Supply Chain Expertise Will Create a Disconnect Between Commitments and the Best Approach for Business Stability and Environmental Benefit
  • Move Beyond Short-Term Gains for Delivering Packaging Sustainability Commitments by Including Partnerships, Collaboration and Emerging Technologies in Long-Term Strategy

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