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Food Waste Coalition of Action Share Updates and Progress at Global Summit in Chicago News Update 20 Jun 2024 Food Waste Food Waste Coalition of Action Share Updates and Progress at Global Summit in Chicago The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Food Waste Coalition of Action convened last week in Chicago, driving forward their ambitious agenda to tackle food waste and its impacts on climate change.  During the CGF Board meeting,...
The CGF’s Golden Design Rules: Packaging a Better Tomorrow Video 19 Jun 2024 Plastic Waste The CGF’s Golden Design Rules: Packaging a Better Tomorrow Every year, the consumer goods industry generates hundreds of millions of tons of plastic waste as a result of single-use packaging. And this figure will continue to rise if nothing is done. Only a small...
The SSCI Collaborates with BRCGS to Drive Responsible Procurement Conversations in China News Update 18 Jun 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative The SSCI Collaborates with BRCGS to Drive Responsible Procurement Conversations in China The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) participated in a pivotal event hosted by BRCGS in Shanghai, China, on Friday 29 March 2024, aimed at advancing integral global conversations surrounding responsible procurement...
CEO & Expert Session: Danone Video 18 Jun 2024 Net Zero CEO & Expert Session: Danone The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) recently held the fifth in a new CEO and Expert Masterclass Series which allows executive level members to come together to share knowledge, and engage in insightful dialogue on how...
SSCI Publishes Environmental Benchmark Criteria Consultation Summary News Update 18 Jun 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative SSCI Publishes Environmental Benchmark Criteria Consultation Summary Certifications are a key tool for organisations to use when conducting supply chain due diligence. However, with dozens of standards to choose from, and more emerging each year — all of which approach sustainability differently...
The SSCI Engages European Retailers on Sustainability at EMD Member Meeting in Amsterdam News Update 14 Jun 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative The SSCI Engages European Retailers on Sustainability at EMD Member Meeting in Amsterdam The Consumer Goods Forum’s Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) is proud to announce its active participation in the European Marketing Distribution (EMD) member sustainability meeting held on Tuesday, 28 May, in Amsterdam. This engagement underscores...
Driving Emissions Down and Profit Up by Reducing Food Waste Publication 13 Jun 2024 Food Waste Driving Emissions Down and Profit Up by Reducing Food Waste
The CGF and AlixPartners Release New Report on Climate Impact of Food Waste Reduction News Update 13 Jun 2024 Food Waste The CGF and AlixPartners Release New Report on Climate Impact of Food Waste Reduction The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) Food Waste Coalition of Action (the Coalition) has released a new report – developed in partnership with global consulting firm AlixPartners – demonstrating the full business case for tackling food...
Net Zero Commodity Masterclass: Dairy With Danone Video 11 Jun 2024 Net Zero Net Zero Commodity Masterclass: Dairy With Danone On May 30th 2024, The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) hosted the first in a series of Commodity Masterclasses – where Net Zero Coalition members will share decarbonisation learnings and case studies for most critical commodities...
The CGF Launches ‘The Sustainable Kitchen’: An Online Hub Showcasing Industry Best Practice to Inspire Healthier Cooking and Less Food Waste News Update 11 Jun 2024 Food Waste The CGF Launches ‘The Sustainable Kitchen’: An Online Hub Showcasing Industry Best Practice to Inspire Healthier Cooking and Less Food Waste The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today launched The Sustainable Kitchen an online hub created to showcase best practices in consumer communication to inspire companies to facilitate behaviour change towards reducing food waste while adopting healthier...
Reducing Food Loss & Waste: A Climate Opportunity Infographic 06 Jun 2024 Food Waste Reducing Food Loss & Waste: A Climate Opportunity
Four key steps FMCG firms can take to protect and restore forests Blog 05 Jun 2024 Forest Positive Four key steps FMCG firms can take to protect and restore forests   Globally, we’re losing an area of natural forest approximately the size of London each week – with devastating consequences. Research shows that Amazonian deforestation and rising temperatures are pushing the South American monsoon toward...
Forest Positive Coalition Holds Public Stakeholder Engagement Event News Update 31 May 2024 Forest Positive Forest Positive Coalition Holds Public Stakeholder Engagement Event On April 22, 2024, the Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Forest Positive Coalition (FPC) successfully held an online engagement event, connecting over 40 key stakeholder companies. Recognising that the fight against deforestation requires collective action, the...
CEO & Expert Session: Develey Video 29 May 2024 Net Zero CEO & Expert Session: Develey The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) recently held the fourth in a new CEO and Expert Masterclass Series which allows executive level members to come together to share knowledge, and engage in insightful dialogue on how...
SSCI Takes Part in Global Responsible Sourcing Conversation at International Sustainability Summit News Update 23 May 2024 Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative SSCI Takes Part in Global Responsible Sourcing Conversation at International Sustainability Summit The Consumer Goods Forum’s Sustainable Supply Chain Initiative (SSCI) was prominently featured in the global responsible sourcing dialogue at the International Sustainability Summit, held at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia on 26...
Business Must Ensure Southeast Asia’s Forest Positive Future Blog 21 May 2024 Forest Positive Business Must Ensure Southeast Asia’s Forest Positive Future Supply chains have to be made more sustainable, ethical and reliable Wai-Chan Chan is managing director of The Consumer Goods Forum, a global network of retailers and manufacturers focused on industry standards and driving positive...