Insight by Sarah Boumphrey

Sustainability and the New Normal for Natural Resources

by and January 25, 2017

Consumers have become more interested in green products, and businesses are expected to play a lead role in promoting sustainability goals. How can organizations incorporate sustainability into every aspect of the supply chain, from suppliers to transport and disposal? Register now to: Examine major resource types and analyze key drivers affecting supply and demand for […]

Most Read on Passport Consumers in 2016

by December 26th, 2016

In economic terms, the year has been defined by uncertainty, and consumers have reacted to this by reducing expenditure – with growth in global consumer expenditure slowing to 2.4% in real terms – the lowest rate of growth since the financial crisis. We’re seeing consumers reassess their priorities and increasingly asking themselves what they truly […]

How to Perfect Your Market Entry Strategy

by December 5th, 2016

There are many reasons businesses look to international expansion: greater profits, lower costs, the acquisition of new skills and technologies and the diversification of cost and profit bases amongst them. Before undertaking an expansion strategy, gaining an understanding of the company’s readiness to expand is crucial. What are the motivations? Are the processes to cope […]

The New Age of Sustainability

by November 7th, 2016

We have entered into a new normal of competing demands for natural resources. This new normal has brought with it greater recognition for the need to safeguard supplies of raw materials at both the governmental and company level. Coupled with consumer demands for sustainability, this makes resource management a priority for all companies. The silver-lining […]