For most people in the UK, the phrase ‘Every Little Helps’ is synonymous with Tesco, the UK’s largest retailer. Recently, at a small event in a community centre in London, Dave Lewis, the CEO of Tesco, launched their new ‘Little Helps Plan’ to an audience of key suppliers, partners, government and non-governmental organizations.
The 2017 Vancouver FSC GA was my first to attend, and after working in the FSC system for eight years it was incredibly rewarding. We return to our daily tasks charged with the energy that only a room full of dedicated sustainability professionals can generate.
Each year, Avery Dennison spends over $1 billion on paper purchases to make our products (things like the front and self-adhesive backing of labels), so a sustainable paper supply is vital to our business. But we are also acutely aware of the indispensable ecological role forests play…
As our team gathers in Vancouver, Canada, for the 8th FSC General Assembly we reflect back on our shared history and contributions to responsible forestry.
Recently Domtar and Staples, industry leaders in sustainability, joined forces with the Appalachian Woodlands Alliance to host a field day in the Southern Appalachians of North Carolina. This beautiful day is captured in a video and blog by Domtar’s Dan Persica.