The Startup Canada Global Entrepreneurship Award is awarded to a Canadian company exhibiting excellence in its global orientation and business practices. Founded in 2005 in Manitoba, Farmers Edge now operates in five countries across the globe and employs more than 350 staff. Farmers Edge has proved excellence in global sales, operations, supply chain management and market presence positioning the company as a leader in decision agriculture.
Sustainability and Profits Rated Equally Important by Supply Chain Managers
Three in five senior executives at retail and manufacturing organisations believe sustainability is just as important as profitability when managing supply chains. That is the headline finding of a global survey by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), which also found that a quarter of supply chain decision-makers believe sustainability is more important. And this view is particularly prevalent among senior managers, with 67% of C-suite respondents saying sustainability comes first, compared with 55% of...
Peak Scientific’s ‘Project McLaren’ wins Supply Chain Solution of the Year Award
Peak Scientific, the global leader in gas generation for analytical laboratories, had a successful evening with MacFarlane Packaging at last night’s UK Packaging Awards 2018. Peak Scientific and MacFarlane Packaging collaborated on Peak’s ‘Project McLaren’ to create protective and sustainable packaging for transporting the company’s laboratory gas generation products to global exhibitions. Both companies were thrilled at the news yesterday that Project McLaren has won the ‘Suppl...
Ahlstrom-Munksjö renews the EcoVadis Gold rating for its Corporate Social Responsibility performance
Ahlstrom-Munksjö, a global leader in fiber-based materials, has renewed its Gold rating level for the company’s sustainability management and performance for the second consecutive year from EcoVadis. EcoVadis is one of the leading systems for evaluating suppliers` environmental aspects, working conditions, social responsibility, and procurement practices. The EcoVadis method is based on internationally adopted principles for sustainability reporting, such as the Global Reporting Initiative, United...
Twenty Four of The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2018 Companies Have Optimized Supply Chains with LLamasoft
LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design solutions, has supported supply chain optimization initiatives for 96 percent of the global companies recognized as part of The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 20181. The annual Supply Chain Top 25 report identifies global supply chain leaders and highlights best practices for heads of supply chain and strategy organizations. Twenty-four of the 25 companies listed in the 2018 report have utilized LLamasoft supply chain software. “We believe that to run...
UL EHS Sustainability Receives a 2017 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award
Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected UL EHS Sustainability as a recipient of an SDCE Green Supply Chain Award for 2017. The Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies who are making green practices or sustainability a core part of their supply chain strategy, and who are working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within their own operations and supply chains. The awards also recognize providers of...