Innovating Out of the Looming Water Crisis 

ESG
While the carbon accounting on a plastic bottle is old hat, the wider impact of shipping water around the globe is not receiving sufficient scrutiny. However, the convergence of consumer advocacy and production innovation is bringing this long overdue conversation into the limelight.
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Crazy Gas Prices, But Where Are the Long Lines? 

ESG
Are surging gas prices getting too much attention? Consumers are hurting, but there are choices, and supply chain people can help with sharper logistics and less plastic.
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Red Sky Morning: Supply Chain Fallout from the Ukraine Crisis

People
While it may seem callous to talk supply chain strategy amid the continuing horror in Ukraine, the hard truth is that we need to be bold in the face of geopolitical shock. It’s time to regionalize and dematerialize supply chains faster than ever.
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The Hidden Opportunity of Higher Inflation

People
Last month, the CPI rose +0.6%, driving up annual inflation to 7.5%—a level not seen since February 1982. As we wait for the March 10th release of the February stats, it’s important to find the silver lining from continuing pressures to consumer spending. Namely, a new model to harmonize supply chain constraints with demand-driven customer expectations.
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Lessons from the Peloton Pile-Up 

Opinion Column
While many pundits that pushed the stock during lockdown are now claiming Peloton is morphing into the “WeWork of the Pandemic,” we think it holds bigger lessons for supply chain professionals attempting to balance insatiable customer demand against operational accountability.
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ESG Investing Ignores the Real Power: Consumers

ESG
While pundits argue about the role of the investment community vs. public policy driving the ESG imperative, the most likely catalyst – consumer activism – gets overlooked. 
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