4 December 2013
ModusLink Global Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: MLNK) has been recognized with a fifth consecutive Green Supply Chain Award by Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine for work on an environmentally beneficial and cost-saving package design.
These annual awards honor sustainability efforts that impact the supply chain.
ModusLink said its new package design allowed clients to experience notable improvements in the sustainability of their supply chains. Notable achievement included an 83 percent reduction in bubble wrap usage, improved shipping density with a 100 percent increase in the number of most commonly used boxes per pallet, a 17 percent drop in CO2 emissions, and a 52 percent decrease in the cost of packaging material costs.
ModusLink Global Solutions executes comprehensive supply chain and logistics services that improve clients´ revenue, cost, sustainability and customer experience objectives. For details on ModusLink´s flexible and scalable solutions visit www.moduslink.com and www.valueunchained.com, the blog for supply chain professionals.