The leading grocery sustainability program in North America

on August 9, 2016 Certified Grocers, Energy efficiency, food waste, recycling and Tags: , , , , , , with 0 comments

Manomet’s Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) program helps grocery retailers save money and resources by increasing operational efficiency. The program gives retailers the tools to reduce overhead costs, boost employee engagement, and benchmark store performance without making major capital investments. Launched in 2012, more than 640 grocery stores are already enrolled in the GSC – with […]

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Grocery Stewardship Certification program helps students understand the environmental impact of grocery stores

on June 28, 2016 Energy efficiency, food waste, waste management, Water consumption and Tags: , , , , , , , with 0 comments

Students in Manomet Councilor Deb Harrison’s AP Environmental Science class at Noble and Greenough school in Dedham, MA are using the Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) as the basis for a lesson on environmental impact and business sustainability.  Students visited several local supermarkets and walked through the public areas of the store to assess how the […]

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Manomet’s Grocery Stewardship Certification program promotes Catrina Damrell to Field Manager

on May 30, 2016 Certified Grocers, Staff updates, Uncategorized and Tags: , , , , with 0 comments

BRUNSWICK, ME  Manomet’s Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) program announced the promotion of Catrina Damrell to Field Manager. Damrell will be responsible for managing all activities that occur at GSC participant grocery stores from managing client relations and project delivery; delivering trainings; performing grocery store sustainability assessments and ensuring quality data reporting and analysis. “The Grocery […]

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GSC Rolls Out Sustainability Workbook Online

on December 15, 2015 Certified Grocers, Energy efficiency, waste management, Water consumption and Tags: , , , with 0 comments

Since the Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) program launched three years ago, we’ve worked with nearly 500 grocers.  As the first and only national sustainability certification for grocers, we have worked hard to create a system that helps grocers improve their operational sustainability.  We’re happy to announce that we’ve taken the next step in the evolution […]

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Delhaize Issues Sustainability Progress Report

on August 24, 2015 Certified Grocers, Delhaize, Hannaford and Tags: , , with 0 comments

We are excited about all of the good work that Delhaize and Hannaford continue to do on the sustainability front.  Green Retail Decisions covered Delhaize’s recent sustainability report on the company’s progress on a wide range of issues from sustainable seafood to zero waste.  Hannaford’s work with the Grocery Stewardship Certification program was highlighted both in […]

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