Holmen & EcoVadis speaking at EBG Sourcing Outlook 2019

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On October 10 in Stockholm, EBG Sourcing Outlook 2019 brings together professionals in sourcing and procurement to discuss hot topics, such as digitization, compliance, supplier collaboration, sustainability.

In the morning, Holmen, a Swedish company in the forest industry and the pulp & paper industry, will be sharing their story on how to building a resilient and sustainable supply chain together

Growing, healthy forests, efficient management of raw materials and circular ecosystems are not only vital to Holmen’s profitability but also are the cornerstones of a genuinely sustainable business. In this session, Lars Jönzén, Director Strategic Purchasing at Holmen, will share how they started their Sustainability journey from a ‘simple’ supplier code of conduct to embracing technology to engage with all stakeholders, clients and suppliers, within their supply chain. Lars will cover:

 

In the afternoon, EcoVadis will also chair a roundtable discussion around ‘How to create a sustainable supply chain beyond the ‘box-ticking’ approach’

With increased regulation, public scrutiny and stakeholder expectations, the way businesses manage supply chain risk is changing. Collecting data is no longer enough and procurement teams need more reliable indicators of suppliers’ sustainability performance. In this session, join Lars Jönzén, Holmen and Nico Sagel, account executive Nordics, EcoVadis, to discuss why now is the time to go beyond a ‘tick-the-box’ exercise to drive a sustainable, innovative and resilient supply chain.

Get in touch with Nico, Håkan and the team to schedule a chat at the event.

For more info about the event and to register, please click here


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