Supply Chain / Logistics
Multnomah County to buy Veritable Quandary; restaurant will close   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Verité
Source: Oregonian - Four-and-a-half decades later, the restaurant remains a keystone of Portland's dining scene, its back rooms filled with lunching office workers by day, its bar packed with martini drinkers at night. King plans to keep the...
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Santa Maria in Cosmedin   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Verité
Source: A View On Cities - In the early eighteenth century, many Baroque elements were added to Santa Maria in Cosmedin, including a new facade ... sculptors, and tile workers - is incredible. The pavement, choir enclosure, pulpit, the twisted paschal ...
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A fair trade certification system: FLO International   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
Source: faircompanies - The Fairtrade label (or Fair Trade Certified in the United States) for fairtrade products is promoted by the group of organizations Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International (FLO International). The objective of Fairtrade...
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Starbucks, TransFair USA and Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International Announce Groundbreaking Initiative to Support Small-Scale Coffee Farmers   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
Source: Starbucks - Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX), TransFair USA and the Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International (FLO) today announced a groundbreaking initiative that builds upon the organizations’ shared history of support for small-scale...
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100% of Starbucks Espresso in Europe to be Starbucks Shared Planet and Fairtrade Certified   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
Source: Starbucks - BERLIN, September 10, 2009 – Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) and the Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International (FLO) today announced that by March 2010, every cappuccino, latte, mocha and other espresso-based beverage served...
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Saving Coffee by Spending More: ""Fair-trade"" Certification for Specialty Beans Aims to Keep Growers on Their Land in the Developing World   
(Sunday - August 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International
Source: IATP - All certification organizations worldwide are part of an umbrella group based in Bonn, Germany, called Fairtrade Labelling Organizations International. Although fair-trade coffee constitutes only 1 percent of the coffee market...
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America Needs to Lead the Way in Free Trade   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : World Trade Organization
Source: The Heritage Foundation - As a result, new trade restrictions implemented by World Trade Organization member countries have reached historic highs. Over the last two review periods, new trade restrictions totaled $588.3 billion and $339.5 billion,...
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Recognising the impact of its mining, BHP backs an 'unlikely' alliance   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Conservation International
Source: Sydney Morning Herald - Stretching back seven years now, an agreement between BHP and non-profit environmental group Conservation International has seen the ASX-listed miner contribute $50 million to assist the conservation of 620,000 hectares of land...
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The Rolling Stones go green   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainability Consortium (TSC)
Source: THE WEEK - And maybe only used, in the case of a coffee cup, only used for maybe five minutes," says Christy Slay with The Sustainability Consortium. Single-use cups aren't just a landfill problem — it ...
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R&S CMX500 Selected by Leading Quality Assurance Company for 5G NR Conformance and Network Operator Testing   
(Saturday - August 10, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intertek
Source: Embedded Computing Design - MUNICH and COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Designed for 5G NR signaling test in sub 6 GHz (FR1) and mmWave (FR2) frequency bands, the R&S CMX500 radio communication tester seamlessly integrates into Intertek's...
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