Why supply-chain plans need executive support

11/9/2011 | DairyReporter.com (France)

Supply chains are getting longer and more complex, so it's vital to have support from senior executives when greening operations, observers say. Supply-chain changes are a long-term commitment, explains Patrick Penfield of Syracuse University, and it takes real leadership to make a difference. "CEOs must be sustainability leaders. They have to be relentless about instituting a culture of eliminating waste, using environmentally friendly processes and products, conserving resources as much as possible," Penfield says.

View Full Article in:

DairyReporter.com (France)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Manager Merchandising Development
Walgreens
Northbrook, Illinois
Planning Analyst
Brooks Brothers
New York, New York
Director of eCommerce Merchandising
rue21
Warrendale, Pennsylvania
District Manager
The Vitamin Shoppe
Bayshore, New York
Sr Manager, Retail Marketing
Disney
Glendale, California