Optoro

Corporate Member
Bronze-Level
Sponsored Webinars

Wednesday, 16 January 2019
How Circular Thinking is Transforming Sustainable E-Commerce

Optoro

Optoro is a reverse logistics technology company working to solve a large, and growing, global problem. Every year, over 15% of consumer products are returned or deemed excess, costing retailers $500 billion nationwide and creating 5 billion pounds of waste. Optoro's software platform helps retailers and brands optimize their reverse supply chains; an emphasis on recommerce and the circular economy maximizes value, reduces waste and creates more sustainable supply chains. Optoro is working with some of the largest retailers and brands in the U.S. and helping them reduce waste by 25-90%.

Optoro is tagged in 4 stories.
Member Spotlight: Ann Starodaj of Optoro connects the dots on transforming retail waste, attracting top talent and achieving professional fulfillment
Member Spotlight: Ann Starodaj of Optoro connects the dots on transforming retail waste, attracting top talent and achieving professional fulfillment

3 months ago - Ann Starodaj (@AnnStarodaj), director of sustainability at Optoro, spoke with us recently to discuss her passion for promoting sustainable consumption, how Optoro’s software solutions enable this for clients, and how leveraging a strong appetite within the business to measure product impact is helping her expand the sustainability team. Keep reading to learn more about the inspiring army of changemakers Ann is seeing in the marketplace, her desire to collaborate with members on reverse logistics, and the insights she gained as a pastry chef before diving head long into sustainability.

Optoro: Reverse Logistics a Key Component of a Retail Sustainability Strategy
Optoro: Reverse Logistics a Key Component of a Retail Sustainability Strategy

6 months ago - According to a report by Sustainable Brands, 86% of US consumers expect companies to act on social and environmental issues.¹ As consumers increasingly prioritize Corporate Social Responsibility, retailers must work to ensure they’re meeting the demand. However, there is an impactful pillar commonly overlooked in many retailer’s sustainability strategy: Reverse Logistics. We partnered with Sustainable Brands to survey senior-level sustainability experts from large brands and retailers on how they merge the two functions.

Optoro Releases 2017 Annual Impact Report
Optoro Releases 2017 Annual Impact Report

11 months ago - Today we are proud to share our 2017 Annual Impact Report which highlights the positive impact we made on our community and environment last year. As a company, we are committed to building a good business that also does good for the community and world. This report details some of the ways we demonstrated that commitment in 2017.

Q&A: Science-Based Targets, Better Fuels Are Where the Rubber Meets the Road for UPS
Q&A: Science-Based Targets, Better Fuels Are Where the Rubber Meets the Road for UPS

1 year ago - As a global transportation and logistics company, UPS is all too familiar with the myriad of challenges greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions pose to both the environment and the global economy. To reduce impacts and remain competitive in an ever-changing economic landscape, the company, since 2009, has been making moves to drive innovation and spur change within the shipping industry — including investing in alternative fuels, advanced technology vehicles and renewable energies.

Advertisement
Have Sustainable Brands delivered right to your inbox.
We offer free, twice weekly newsletters designed to help you create and maintain your company's competitive edge by adopting smarter, more sustainable business strategies and practices.
Copyright ©2007-2019 Sustainable Life Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Sustainable Brands® is a registered trademark of Sustainable Life Media, Inc.