Sustainability

Agility’s take on the need for a cleaner, safer, more durable planet

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10 Reasons Sustainability is Pandemic-Proof

The economic damage and costly business disruption brought on by the global spread of the COVID-19 virus have failed to …

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  • Environment

What sustainability features should you look for at a logistics park?

When you’re looking for the perfect logistics park for your growing business needs, there are several factors to consider. These …

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  • Emerging Markets
  • SMEs
  • Sustainability

Globalizing Sustainable Mobility Transition

Mobility ecosystems are transitioning as economies recover and move to zero-emission road transport by 2030. The aim of this session …

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  • Digital/Tech
  • Environment

A “green retailing” how-to: Optimizing the supply chain for environmental sustainability

As global focus shifts toward addressing and combating the effects of climate change, the retail industry must adapt to meet …

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  • Environment
  • Logistics How-To

What is green distribution? A guide to sustainable logistics

Businesses that regularly transport goods often ask an important question: What is green distribution, and is it a feasible way to …

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  • Environment
  • Logistics How-To

What are green supply chain practices? Your guide to supply chain sustainability

Environmentally conscious businesses often ask a critical question: What are green supply chain practices, and what’s the first step to developing …

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  • Environment
  • Logistics How-To

How green warehouse practices reduce cost: The double benefit of environmental sustainability

By understanding how green warehouse practices reduce cost, modern companies reap the benefits of improved bottom lines while boosting their corporate image. …

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  • Environment
  • Warehousing

What is green warehousing? How sustainable warehouses can satisfy stakeholders, improve the bottom line, and prioritize the planet

What is green warehousing? And why is it important in the modern business climate? As the Information Age advances and …

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  • Environment
  • Warehousing

A pragmatist’s guide to zero-emission logistics

Originally published at the WEF Agenda blog on January 17th, 2019This article is part of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting …

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  • Environment
  • Supply Chain

Emissions

Goals to cut CO2 emissions include a pathway agreement with Maersk to cut emissions by 15 percent per Agility container by …

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  • Environment
  • Supply Chain

Solar

A look at the Gulf region where solar energy has been a tough sell in the face of cheap electricity …

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  • Environment
  • Supply Chain

Small is Beautiful

A sustainable vegetable garden in the arid demilitarized zone between Sudan and South Sudan brings relief to workers supporting the …

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  • Environment
  • Supply Chain

Modern Slavery

The United Nations calls modern slavery – human trafficking, child labor and debt labor – the world’s second-largest criminal industry. …

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  • Fair Labor
  • Supply Chain

The Green Warehouse

Businesses are greening their warehouses to lower costs and reduce resource in pursuit of zero-net energy (ZNE) even without the …

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  • Environment
  • Warehousing

Fair Labor

Goals to cut CO2 emissions include a pathway agreement with Maersk to cut emissions by 15 percent per Agility container by …

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  • Fair Labor
  • Supply Chain

Humanitarian Aid

Delivering life saving aid In 2017, Agility responded to humanitarian crises around the world, notably in Peru and Yemen where …

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  • Community

Education in Africa

Agility recently partnered with the Campaign for Female Education (Camfed) to fund the schooling of 100 female students in rural …

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  • Africa
  • Community