Monthly Archives: December 2016

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Food Waste

on December 20, 2016 food waste, recycling, the Bad and the Ugly, The Good, waste management and Tags: , , , , with 0 comments

It’s the holiday season, and with that comes a burst in food retail sales as consumers celebrate in delicious traditions. However, in the decadent holiday spirit, this time of year provides an even stronger argument for trimming on costs and maximizing the boost in sales, as well as leading by example in our efforts to […]

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7 Easy Ways to Practice Operational Sustainability

on December 19, 2016 Uncategorized with 0 comments

The grocery sector has potentially the greatest opportunity to make the planet more sustainable.  In November 2016, Peter Cooke, Program Manager, Grocery Stewardship Certification and Katie Flynn, Energy Manager, Giant Eagle presented on the EPA’s GreenChill webinar series. Systemizing the approach to sustainability can save tens of thousands of dollars for any grocery store. They discussed the […]

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