SupplySide West: Sourcing for Impact

In this panel at SupplySide West, Josef Brinckmann, Traditional Medicinals Research Fellow, and Rupa Das, VP of Global Quality & Compliance for BI Nutraceuticals, join Ann Armbrecht of ABC's Sustainable Herbs Program and Holly Johnson of AHPA to discuss the challenges and opportunities of cross-stakeholder collaboration in building sustainability into supply chain networks. 

 

 

SupplySide West: Catalyzing Climate Action

In this panel at SupplySide West, you'll hear from experts Sara Newmark of MegaFood, Matt Dybala of Herb Pharm, and the Climate Collaborative, on how health and nutrition companies are making climate action core to their mission-- through regenerative agricultural practices, waste reductions, and more--and how doing so has not only reduced these companies' climate impacts, but improved their business relationships with customers. 

 

All Together Now: Supply Chain Trends and Tools in Climate Mitigation

Most companies' emissions are concentrated within their supply chains, and in our October webinar, we shared practical tools and examples of how you can be ramping up your supply chain mitigation efforts. 

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Analysis. Action. Repeat: Steps and Tools for Comprehensive Climate Action Plans

“Taking action” is the most critical step to combatting climate change, and these actions can become more refined and impactful through use of Climate Action Plans. Our September webinar de-mystifies the science and art of Climate Action Plans. Presented by SFTA and climate planning and greenhouse gas calculation experts Good CompanyAnalysis. Action. Repeat. distills Climate Action Plans into clear, actionable steps for the natural products industry.

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Waste Less, Save More! How as Retailers, You Can Take Steps to Save Food and Money

Join us for a special August ReCAP session providing hands-on practical tools for small-and-medium-sized retailers to reduce their food waste in-store. Food waste expert Dana Gunders will present a core set of best practices on food waste, and share our trends on how NCG co-ops, INFRA members stores, and other independent grocers are currently taking on food waste. This project was enabled by the generous sponsorship of KeHE.

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The Regenerative Toolbox: Developing and Implementing Self-Assessment Tools

Have you ever wanted to conduct an assessment of carbon farming practices in your supply chain? Then our Rooted Community’s July session is for you! We take a frank look into the journey of developing and implementing self-assessment tools to measure carbon-farming and regenerative agriculture practices.

 

Taking on Transport: A Roadmap to Reducing Your Freight-Related Footprint

Our July webinar dove into the practical, leading global tools and resources aimed at helping companies assess and measure impacts throughout their transportation systems. We're joined by BSR who shared valuable information on their working groups as well as a roadmap of associated resources.

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Climate Collaborative Introductory Webinar: Building a Roadmap for Climate Action

This June, the Climate Collaborative hosted an introductory webinar for companies wishing to learn more about how to integrate regenerative agriculture, food waste, packaging, and other climate-related goals into their work. We shared information on how the Climate Collaborative, and its network of 375+ natural products companies, can help you as you work toward implementing climate change goals and actions.

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What’s In It For Me? Incentivizing Suppliers Around Climate

Do you wish you could have a conversation about how to engage your supply chain on climate mitigation with one of the world’s leading retailers? Walmart shared their approach to engaging their supply chain partners around climate mitigation, and the successes and learnings they've gained to date. We heard about their two-pronged strategy of incentivization and empowerment in engaging suppliers.

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Clear Winners: How Three Companies Improved their Packaging Impacts Using LCAs

Last May we shared an opportunity for three Climate Collaborative committed companies to work with Trayak to improve the climate impacts of their packaging. Join us for a special May report highlighting the improvements each company chose to make, and the associated environmental impacts.

You can download the slides here