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Can artificial intelligence make supply chains sustainable?

Can artificial intelligence make supply chains sustainable? | Sustainable Procurement News | Scoop.it
In fact, AI is such an important priority that one of these firms, France’s EcoVadis, just signed its first outside funding — for about $32 million from institutional investor Partech Ventures — and specifically mentioned this area as a motivation for the arrangement.
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Great EcoVadis coverage in GreenBiz's article on the use of AI in supply chain risk management system.

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Companies Increasingly Dedicating Sustainability Resources to Supply Chain Functions

Companies Increasingly Dedicating Sustainability Resources to Supply Chain Functions | Sustainable Procurement News | Scoop.it

In 2014, the number of companies dedicating sustainability resources to supply chain efforts grew 10%, according to GreenBiz research. In 2015, that number jumped to 26%, showing significant growth in the last two years."

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More and more companies are seeing the importance of having a strong procurement and involving more resources and fundings in the team. These figures will only increase in the forthcoming years...

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