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Clothes turn green

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
Every garment has its own chemistry, regardless of whether the base fiber is natural or synthetic. Many initiatives are committed to banishing harmful substances from clothing, and some address the root of the problem.

Interview

Power of a single list

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
Frank Michel, head of the Zero Discharged Hazardous Chemical ZDHC Initiative, is working to lead the textile and leather industry on an innovative green path.

Interview

early warning system

Issue 79 - January | February 2019
Prewave, a spin-off from the Vienna University of Technology, uses Artificial Intelligence to predict sustainability risks in the supply chain.

Sustainable supply chains

Digital perspective

Issue 79 - January | February 2019
Transparency is the new maxim in supply chain management, digital technologies push the trend. Mondi demonstrates how a global corporation can go there. Pioneering in the retail sector is provided by the Hofer retail chain in Austria.

Interview

Know your suppliers!

Issue 79 - January | February 2019
Implementing sustainable supply chains starts with knowing your own supply chain, says Europe's head of global NGO, BSR, Tara Norton.

Sustainable supply chain

Not without works council

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
Every garment has its own chemistry, regardless of whether the base fiber is natural or synthetic. Many initiatives are committed to banishing harmful substances from clothing, and some address the root of the problem.

guest commentary

Sustainability in Global Supply Chains: Will to Consensus

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
Josef Wieland reports on the development of a policy paper on CSR in Germany.

Interview

When works councils start

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
Employee representation can often make sense in enforcing labor and social standards along the supply chain, as examples show.

Seal of approval

Land Consolidation

Issue 77 - September | October 2018
In countries where laws are lacking or not effective, farmers can rely on a variety of voluntary labels to ensure sustainable production. With their merger, the top labels Rainforest Alliance and Utz now make a ...

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Blockchain for shrimp and cocoa

Vienna, 12. April 2018
The trade association presented in Vienna a B2B study, which shows innovation opportunities in the agricultural sector of developing regions through the use of Blockchain.