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Win A Walmart Supplier Contract By Going Green

How to win a Walmart supplier contract is dramatically changing. The following exclusive interview with Jeff Rice, Director of Sustainability for Walmart profiles how Walmart’s adoption of sustainability is creating new opportunities for suppliers that can be competitive on price, … Continue reading

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Six Steps To Winning Bids As Green Supplier In The Hospitality Industry

Consumers are using services like Travelocity’s Green Hotel Directory to search for hotels that offer a cleaner and healthier overnight experience. Corporate clients like Marsh & McLennan Companies with 50,000 worldwide associates are looking for hotels that align with their … Continue reading

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How DuPont Reduced Landfill Waste From 81 Million Pounds to Zero!

DuPont’s Building Innovations business unit, maker of Corian and Tyvek, has successfully cut its annual landfill waste stream from 81 million pounds to zero. Dave Walter, America Business Manager and a Six Sigma black belt, led the team that created … Continue reading

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Green Supply Chain ROI

“Our business revenues are directly tied to winning competitive bids,” explains Elizabeth Barry, Chief Sustainability Officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies. “Over the last couple of years an increasing number of our customers are inserting into their bid packages questions … Continue reading

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5 MegaTrends Fueling Today’s $1 Trillion Sustainable Economy

2012 will be the milestone year that the US economy demonstrates sustained economic growth through adoption of 21st century’s sustainable solutions. Earth 2017‘s economic model estimates that sustainable product solutions have now achieved the breakthrough trillion dollars per year in … Continue reading

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FIVE BEST PRACTICES For Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses Selling Into The Green Procurement Revolution Creating Jobs and Competitive Advantages That Is Being Led By Corporate America And The Federal Government’s New Green Procurement Rules!

Entrepreneurs and small businesses listen up! A green procurement revolution is in full swing across America. This is a HUGE opportunity for you and your business. CLICK HERE and READ THIS interim rule just released that mandates 95% of the … Continue reading

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Walmart’s Jeff Rice On Green Supply Chain Best Practices

“Improving the sustainability of products that our customers love to buy,” is the vision that Jeff Rice, Director of Sustainability for Walmart, has for his job and its role within Walmart’s business strategy. It has been five years since Walmart … Continue reading

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