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by Anonymous, April 9, 2008
Smart businesses are adopting green strategies to drive shareholder value (about 75% of firms with $10 billion in revenues now have a sustainability policy in place, according to The Economist's...
by Anonymous, April 9, 2008
April 9, 2008 - Despite fielding their own green-car models, U.S. automakers continue to play catchup to Toyota and its Prius hybrid - because for many car buyers, the iconic Prius projects a "halo"...
by Anonymous, April 9, 2008
April 9, 2008 - Office Depot has launched a dedicated green brand of office supplies ranging from recycled-content paper to non-toxic cleaners to compact fluorescent lightbulbs (CFLs). The new...
by Anonymous, April 8, 2008
Last November, Fiji Water made the bold commitment to take its bottled water "carbon negative," earning public raves - and raspberries - depending on who's doing the talking. In this SLM interview...
by Anonymous, April 8, 2008
April 8, 2008 - Foodservice operator Sodexo is re-outfitting its 6,000 U.S. sites with a new computer-controlled dishwashing system that maximizes operational efficiency. The Ecolab Apex technology...
by Anonymous, April 8, 2008
April 8, 2008 - MTI Micro says it's ready to begin mass-producing its tiny methanol-based fuel cells. The company hopes the new fuel cells will soon replace lithium-ion batteries in a wide variety...
by Anonymous, April 8, 2008
April 8, 2008 - Marriott International has outlined a sweeping five-point plan to reduce the environmental impact of its global operations, headlined by a new $2 million carbon-offset deal to...
by Anonymous, April 8, 2008
April 8, 2008 - Hotels seeking to attract - or keep - business customers might consider an environmental audit sooner rather than later. At a recent conference sponsored by the National Business...
by Anonymous, April 7, 2008
With operational costs at a premium, many commercial building managers are seeing financial opportunity in environmental performance. One beneficiary from the green boom? Building assessment...
by Anonymous, April 7, 2008
April 7, 2008 - Citing soaring energy costs, supermarket operators are focusing sustainability and green store design, according to a new Food Marketing Institute (FMI) survey.About a third of...
by Anonymous, April 7, 2008
April 7, 2008 - FedEx Kinko s and Staples are making significant progress in their paper purchasing, while OfficeMax has been doing the least to back up its green spin with concrete actions,...
by Anonymous, April 7, 2008
April 7, 2008 - Ford Motor, known for ads featuring rugged pickups that are "Built Ford Tough," is trying out a smarter, more environmentally friendly image with its new "Drive One" campaign. The ads...
by Anonymous, April 7, 2008
April 7, 2008 - With Wal-Mart's Packaging Scorecard in effect and tighter U.S. environmental regulations around the corner, some movie studio execs say it's time the industry worked together to...
by Anonymous, April 7, 2008
April 7, 2008 - Researchers at Ecos, an energy-efficiency consulting firm, have built an office desktop that consumes up to 70% less energy than Energy Star-labeled computers. The researchers, with...
by Anonymous, April 4, 2008
April 4, 2008 - A new report establishes what top-performing companies already know - that greener supply chains deliver business benefits in energy cost reduction, logistics cost reduction, and...
by Anonymous, April 4, 2008
April 4, 2008 - Apple is trying to block NYC & Co., a travel and tourism organization, from trademarking an apple-shaped logo aimed at promoting an environmentally conscious lifestyle among New...
by Anonymous, April 4, 2008
This guide and resource kit offers reliable, accessible information to help sustainability officers and business procurement managers - especially major purchasers of wood and paper-based products -...
by Anonymous, April 4, 2008
April 4, 2008 - Hewlett-Packard has published its 2007 corporate responsibility report, announcing that the company has already reached its goal to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions 20...
by Anonymous, April 4, 2008
April 4, 2008 - The business-led Climate Savers Computing Initiative has chosen the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency s Energy Star certification as its baseline technical...
by Anonymous, April 4, 2008
April 4, 2008 - "Radical greening" - an ill-considered corporate response to consumer, regulatory, and economic pressures to go green - is one of the top ten challenges facing business today,...
by Anonymous, April 4, 2008
April 4, 2008 - The greening of supply chain modeling software continues: Profit Point and Logility are the latest sourcing solutions providers to create environmentally focused add-ons to their...
by Jacquelyn Ottman, April 3, 2008
Green Fatigue. It s a term that s come out of the U.K. recently to describe consumers and designers who are so overwhelmed with in your face green marketing pitches that they have gone back to tried...
by Anonymous, April 3, 2008
Your company has a sustainability story to tell, but is everyone in your company telling the same story? In this SLM interview, branding expert Cheryl Heller highlights the dangers of a department-by...
by Anonymous, April 3, 2008
April 3, 2008 - IKEA has banned plastic shopping bags from its U.S. stores after an overwhelming 92% of customers indicated that the company should stop offering them at checkout. The ban will take...
by Anonymous, April 3, 2008
April 3, 2008 - The results weren't all that shocking - about 90% of the event's climate emissions came from air travel - but McAfee's environmental audit of its annual sales meeting, which drew 1,...
by Anonymous, April 3, 2008
April 3, 2008 - Dell is now powering its 2.1 million square-foot global headquarters in Round Rock, Texas, entirely with renewable energy. Forty percent of the campus's power needs will be provided...
by Anonymous, April 3, 2008
April 3, 2008 - GE, HSBC, and Wal-Mart are the inaugural winners of the Green Effie award for effective green marketing. GE s Ecomagination Round Two, (created by BBDO New York), Wal-Mart s PSP 2007...
by Anonymous, April 3, 2008
April 3, 2008 - Array Networks is touting the energy-efficiency of its new line of application delivery controllers - datacenter network devices that reduce load on web servers by taking over some...
by Anonymous, April 3, 2008
April 3, 2008 - General Motors has expanded its green supply chain program, first launched in China in October 2005, to Australian subsidiary GM Holden.  The program, a joint project with the...
by Anonymous, April 2, 2008
April, 2, 2008 - Bank of America has joined Citibank, JPMorgan, and Morgan Stanley in adopting the Carbon Principles, a set of guidelines that help advisors and lenders to power companies evaluate...
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