PRESENTERS: OIA Sustainable Business Innovation staff
DESCRIPTION: A strategic, holistic approach to sustainability is necessary in today’s marketplace. It inspires better business decisions and can result in cost savings, increased production and operational efficiency, improved brand perception and proactive engagement on emerging issues. But where do you start with developing your sustainability strategy? How do you prioritize issues and manage resources efficiently? Join us to learn how the Higg Index suite of tools can help guide your organization’s internal sustainability conversations and enable brands, retailers and facilities of all sizes to accurately measure and score a company’s or product’s sustainability performance. We’ll be sharing exactly how outdoor industry companies are using the tool to assess their performance, inform their sustainability strategy and share their sustainability score with business partners.