Exploring the Bottom Line Impacts of Sustainable Supplier Relationships

Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
Aug 1, 2012 11:00 AM ET
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What does it mean to be a sustainable business? Does it mean a company produces a ‘green’ product or service from a sustainable supply chain? Does it mean the company must also maintain sustainable internal business process? What about the product once it leaves the front door? Many companies today are looking up the value chain and asking more probing questions: 

 
Are we defining, attracting, and selling to the right customers?  
Are we aligning ourselves with the right suppliers?
How do we drive business sustainability concepts within these strategic business relationships?
How do these effort directly affect the bottom line? 
 
 
Home to one third of the earth's trees, the Taiga is the largest land-based biosphere and encircles the globe. Its immense oxygen production literally changes the atmosphere and refreshes the planet. It is this continuous renewal that has shaped Taiga Company's vision to drive similar change in the business world. Taiga Company seeks to be the "oxygen for your business".