Digital Transformation

What does 2015 hold for sustainability?

As we make headway into 2015, more emphasis is being placed on business sustainability, as companies begin to realise its importance in long-term profitability and the procurement of new customers.

Business sustainability, often defined as the management of a triple bottom line; i.e. the process used by companies to manage their financial, social and environmental risks, obligations and opportunities (commonly referred to as “profits, people and planet”), covers a wide range of elements, with best practices including; stakeholder engagement, environmental management systems, reporting and disclosure and life cycle analysis.

In a recent article, Co-operative News outlined how sustainability has become a core part of the values behind the Co-operative business model, with viewpoints from leaders across the sector on possible developments in 2015.

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