APICS Releases Key Findings from Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Event

With guidance from the United Nations Global Compact, 2010 APICS International Conference & Expo attendees identify strategies operations and supply chain management professionals can put into action to enable corporate social responsibility and sustainability at their organizations. Chicago, Ill. (December 2, 2010)—APICS The Association for Operations Management, the global leader in supply chain and operations management certification, education, and membership, […]

UPS Awards $1.9 Million to Environmental Groups

Grants Target Climate Change, Renewable Energy And Resource Conservation The UPS Foundation (NYSE:UPS) today announced nine grants totaling nearly $2 million dedicated to environmental programs and organizations worldwide. The UPS Foundation grants will address issues of climate change, renewable energy, resource conservation and other environmental causes that are championed by UPS volunteers. “UPS employees are actively engaged in building stronger […]

Deutsche Post DHL and Teach For All launch global partnership

Bonn, 11/17/2010, 11:00 AM CET Teach For All is a global network of national organizations working to expand educational opportunity in their countries. Deutsche Post DHL and the international, not-for-profit network, Teach For All, will work together on a global basis. The aim of this global partnership is to improve educational equality and the quality of education throughout the world. […]

Con-way Truckload Receives Excellence in Environmental Stewardship Award from The Eastern Shawnee Longhouse Management Authority

Organization Recognizes Businesses That Demonstrate Excellence in Conservation and Environmental Preservation JOPLIN, Mo. – November 08, 2010 Con-way Truckload, a full truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has received the Excellence in Environmental Stewardship Award from The Eastern Shawnee Longhouse Management Authority. This award is presented annually by the Neosho Area Chamber of […]

FedEx Inaugurates New Solar-Powered Hub at Cologne Bonn Airport

Central and Eastern Europe Gateway Provides Companies with Fast Connections to Global Markets, Expands FedEx Commitment to Connecting the World in Responsible, Resourceful Ways October 27, 2010 FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, joined with Cologne Bonn Airport in Germany today to inaugurate the new FedEx Central and Eastern Europe […]

Deutsche Post DHL’s climate protection management among the best in Germany

Inclusion in leading international climate protection indexes Top results confirm the Group’s climate protection strategy Bonn, 10/21/2010, 02:00 PM CEST Zoom Download Deutsche Post DHL is in second place in the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index. Deutsche Post DHL is one of Germany’s top companies in the area of climate protection management and climate reporting. This is revealed in the Germany […]

Sustainability is Key for Future Success of the Logistics Industry

Deutsche Post DHL unveils new study on green business trends “Delivering Tomorrow: Towards Sustainable Logistics” identifies key developments Asian consumers are ready to pay for green products, study shows Shanghai/Bonn, 10/13/2010, 10:00 AM CEST Zoom Download The reduction of carbon emissions is already a central aspect of our business. The pursuit of sustainability will transform the logistics industry, both in […]

FedEx Receives Committed to the Environment Award

FedEx is the only company in transportation to have received this award from The International Charter MEMPHIS, Tenn., October 12, 2010 – FedEx Corp. (NYS: FDX) is recognized by The International Charter for clear commitment to understanding its environmental impact and reducing it. FedEx is the only company in its industry to receive the Committed to the Environment award. “We were […]

BMW Manufacturing Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell Material Handling Equipment

BMW Manufacturing Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell Material Handling Equipment 11.10.2010 Press Release Information from editor: Photos coming soon. Company’s Commitment to Sustainability Also Focused on Facilities Spartanburg, S.C. – October 11, 2010…BMW Manufacturing Co. announced today it is implementing a new alternative fuel platform to use hydrogen fuel cells to power the plant’s material handling equipment. Hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts, […]