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  • January 05, 2022 -

    The cost of pallet theft in the supply chain

    The first time I realised pallets were subject to theft was thanks to my former manager at a leading sports brand.

    We were talking over the phone. He said, “Yesterday I had a very late night. I was outside a store watching the backdoor for a few hours. I knew it, I knew this guy was stealing something

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  • January 03, 2022 -

    How can we collaborate to decarbonise the supply chain?

    Five years on from the Paris Agreement, just one month on from COP26 and governments, regulators, investors, and customers are increasingly demanding that businesses play their part in global efforts to tackle climate change.

    Hundreds of the world’s largest organisations have now set targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across their supply chains – setting ambitious goals to be…

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  • September 28, 2021 -

    How to Cut Packaging Waste from your Supply Chain

    Packaging waste has become one of the biggest plagues of this decade, mainly due to its proliferation and single use.

    According to Eurostat, Europe produced 170 million tonnes of packaging waste in 2018 (equivalent to 174kg per European inhabitant), approximately 40% being cardboard and paper, 20% plastic, 20% glass and 20% wood. Due to poor waste management…

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  • September 17, 2021 - Benelux

    Two surprising ways to react on a fluctuating forecast

    When we look back upon 2021 in a few years' time, not only COVID-19 will be mentioned but also the very wet summer. What this summer proves is that the climate change is real and weather conditions are becoming less and less reliable, with major consequences for agriculture and the frozen food sector.

    However, I see several interesting solutions for working…

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  • June 08, 2021 -

    Vanessa Stark: "Instead of reducing our impact to zero, we want to go for a positive impact."

    Vanessa Stark is the woman behind CHEP Benelux, the market leader in sustainable supply chain solutions. Two years ago she switched from CHEP Automotive in Germany to CHEP Benelux. She is determined to lead CHEP into a new era. Sustainability has always been a core value for CHEP and her goal is to create a net positive impact on…

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