Hunger for Organic Foods Stretches Supply Chain
By ILAN BRAT - April 3, 2015
Flipkart ties-up with Mumbai Dabbawalas, dabbles with an on-demand logistics service too
By Alok Soni- April 9, 2015
Tapping on one of the finest supply chain, Flipkart has announced its tie-up with the Dabbawalas of Mumbai for last mile delivery to customers. This association is an effort to explore newer delivery channels and opportunities by partnering with this unique community of experts. READ ON.
McDonald’s Commits To Zero Deforestation Throughout Its Entire Supply Chain
By Natasha Geiling - April 22, 2015
On Tuesday, McDonald’s announced that it would end deforestation throughout its entire supply chain, a move that will affect the company’s beef, poultry, palm oil, coffee, and packaging. The company will start taking steps to implement more sustainable practices immediately, with the goal of ending deforestation in its supply chain completely by 2030.
“I think its a really huge step,” Lael Goodman, analyst for the Tropical Forest and Climate Initiative at the Union of Concerned Scientists, told ThinkProgress, “especially coming from a fast food giant.” READ ON.