Innovative Packaging: Cutting Bottom Line Costs

Wednesday July 11th, 2012, 8:00-10:30amPDT/Streamed Panel Discussion: 8:30am - 10:00am PDT / 11:30am - 1:00pm EDT / 17:30 - 19:00 (Paris-Frankfurt)


Sustainable packaging initiatives are being developed by leading corporations around the world to reduce materials and transportation costs, and at the end of the day find significant savings. Decreasing the amount of packaging materials, product containers, working to create the most sustainable shapes, and utilizing eco-friendly materials are a few of the thoughts that are taken into consideration when developing a plan to work towards more sustainable packaging. How much cost can be saved through packaging? How much can sustainable packaging affect the life cycle assessment of a product?  Join us on July 11th to discuss sustainable packaging design, material, and impact on life cycle assessment and cost savings.
1.       Innovation: Material and Design
  • How are corporations spearheading material reduction and innovative design?
  • How do new packaging designs affect sustainable supply chain and modes of transportation and distribution?
  • What is the breakthrough packaging materials being used in retail and food distribution? How do new materials in this space affect the overall business in the transportation in food?
  • How has packaging and design affected the life cycle assessment of products?
2.       Cutting Bottom Line Costs
  • How can suppliers and manufacturers collect and utilize data to ensure sustainability and streamline operations across the chain?
  • How has innovation affected corporation’s bottom line costs?
  • Has sustainable packaging affected marketing and thus increased sales?
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16 personnes sont présentes à cette réunion, parmi lesquelles :
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Greenlight Energy
FirstFuel Software
Client Solutions & Regulatory Affairs Manager
State of Ca
Waste Management
Senior Sustainability Consultant
Community Manager, Corporate Sustainability
Zep Solar, Inc.
Mechanical Design Engineer
Int. Director of Sustainability
Sustainable Business Consult
Experienced Assosciate
Center for a New American Dr
Operations Officer
Sustainable Silicon Valley
EcoCloud Sustainability Content Lead
Canadian Solar Inc.
Director of Business Development