HOSTING OUR SECOND CATALYST CONVERSATION – “HOW CAN WE CREATE POSITIVE IMPACT THROUGH OUR SUPPLY CHAIN?”
Thursday 9th November we hosted our second round of Catalyst Conversation from 10:30-12
“HOW CAN WE CREATE POSITIVE IMPACT THROUGH OUR SUPPLY CHAIN?”
This occurred straight after our monthly Breakfast Networking, where we catch up with members and meet new faces! RSVP to our next breakfast networking event on 14th December here
What was the Catalyst Conversation aim?
Our objective was to initiate thought-provoking conversations, question perspectives, and instigate impactful change within each business. For purpose-driven organizations, the commitment to ongoing improvement is the cornerstone of our mission!
Who was there?
We were joined by:
Eleanor Akers – Director, Innovative Energy Consultants
Corin Bell – Executive Director, OpenKitchen
Anna Liversidge – Marketing & Sustainability Lead, B&B Press (Missing in the photo – sorry, Anna!)
Barry Liversidge – Managing Director, B&B Press – Sustainable Print Solutions
Jen Regan – Supply Chain Manager, MPM Products Ltd
Joy Stevenson – B CORP & ESG Project Manager, MPM Products Ltd
Jenny Wakefield – Communications and Sustainability Manager, EFG Furniture Group
A valuable experience for peer learning, providing us with insights and practices from a diverse group of experts spanning various industries and sectors.
What was discussed?
Together we explored questions such as:
How can you create values based supply chains?
How do you manage your supply chain to be as sustainable as possible when potentially engaging in global imports and exports?
How do you accurately measure and reduce carbon?
How can you educate your suppliers in positive impact?
Can you add circular solutions into your supply chain?
How can you make sure you are having a positive impact despite manufacturing products and physical goods, potentially bringing more waste into the world?
Delving into the wealth of expertise in the room, we’ve gathered valuable insights and learnings. Stay tuned as we share these with Better Business Network members, fostering continuous education and best practices for purpose-driven businesses.
These insights will be gathered and shared soon – Click here to check out our insights from our first Catalyst Conversation ‘”HOW TO BUILD A TEAM FOR A BETTER WORLD?”
How can I get involved?
While primarily tailored for our Tier 4 and 5 members, we welcome anyone interested to get in contact.
Save the date for our next catalyst conversation session on 14th March 2024 – Sign up here
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