sustainability

Thumbnail-Photo: Technologies with potential to shift energy use in buildings...
28.05.2015   #sustainability #associations

Technologies with potential to shift energy use in buildings

Mark Menzer, Danfoss North America, moderated executive dialogue session during 2015 Energy Efficiency Global Forum

For the eighth consecutive year, Danfoss, a leading manufacturer of high efficiency electronic and mechanical components and controls for air-conditioning, heating, refrigeration, industrial and water systems, was a sponsor of the Alliance ...

Thumbnail-Photo: You don’t have to be instantly 100 percent green...
22.05.2015   #customer satisfaction #sustainability

"You don’t have to be instantly 100 percent green"

Retail lags behind when it comes to sustainable packaging. Interview with Peter Désilets, pacoon AG

German retailers are scaredy cats – at least when it pertains to sustainable packaging concepts. The fact that they could save up to 20 percent in costs by using them and that they are passing up an immense image improvement, barely seems to ...

Thumbnail-Photo: France takes action against wasting food in retail...
22.05.2015   #sustainability

France takes action against wasting food in retail

Large supermarkets are no longer allowed to throw away unsold food

Ambitious goals: The French government is aiming to reduce waste of food by 50 percent until 2025. This is why supermarkets are no longer allowed to just throw away unsold food. The retailers themselves are criticizing that a new law affects the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: 40 percent of consumers prefer shopping with green packaging...
06.05.2015   #sustainability #logistic solutions

40 percent of consumers prefer shopping with green packaging

Environmentally friendly packaging and green supply chain practices are important to most online shoppers

Environmentally friendly packaging and green supply chain practices are important to most online shoppers, according to a new study from Dotcom Distribution, a provider of fulfillment and logistics services for both emerging and established ...

Thumbnail-Photo: As a grocery retailer, we work on lean logistical processes every day...
07.04.2015   #logistic systems #sustainability

"As a grocery retailer, we work on lean logistical processes every day"

Lean and Green Award winner Lidl explains its sustainability concept in this interview with iXtenso

Sustainability and climate protection are subjects that ultimately also pertain to logistics. Recently, GS1 Germany presented the Lean and Green Award to four companies who plan to reduce their logistics-related CO2 emissions by 20 percent within ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Robus products verified by LIA Labs
24.03.2015   #sustainability #light technology

Robus products verified by LIA Labs

A selection of ROBUS products are the first to receive approval under the LIA Labs Verification Scheme

The LIA Laboratories has announced that a selection of ROBUS products from leading Irish lighting company LED Group Ltd, are the first to receive approval under the LIA Labs Verification Scheme.   LED Group’s ROBUS is Ireland’s ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Learning programme ‘Social Innovation and Transition in Energy’...
17.03.2015   #sustainability #optimization analysis

Learning programme ‘Social Innovation and Transition in Energy’

KIC InnoEnergy launches a new 4-day course

Stimulating sustainable energy systems requires innovation of societal systems through which human needs such as for energy are being satisfied. The learning module ‘Social Innovation and Transition in Energy’ (SITEP) takes you on a ...

Thumbnail-Photo: REWE Extends Cooperation with IFCO in Germany...
09.02.2015   #data warehouse management #sustainability

REWE Extends Cooperation with IFCO in Germany

The agreement also covers the introduction of the new Black Lift Lock RPCs

IFCO SYSTEMS, the leading global provider of reusable packaging solutions, has extended its cooperation agreement with the REWE Group ahead of schedule. Within the scope of the agreement, IFCO will provide the REWE supermarkets and PENNY ...

Thumbnail-Photo: „We want to pay attention to our customers not to our cardboard”...
04.11.2014   #shopfitting #sustainability

„We want to pay attention to our customers not to our cardboard”

Edeka Bruns disposes of packaging with the AutoLoadBaler

Around 40 tons of cardboard are yearly disposed by Edeka Bruns in Friedrichsfehn, Oldenburg, with the AutoLoadBaler. The collection and the disposal of the cardboard is a part of the daily business. Previously, the cardboard was collected on ...

21.07.2014   #sustainability

NRA: Expert advice and money-saving tips

The National Restaurant Association has issued a new report focused on sustainability best practices for the foodservice industry. Created by the NRA’s Conserve sustainability program, the report, “Spotlight on Sustainability: Expert ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Hospitality and relations are the first purposes of our concept...
01.07.2014   #sustainability

"Hospitality and relations are the first purposes of our concept"

Interview with Paolo Lucchetta, RetailDesign

One of the Retail Design Award winners in 2014 was the Coop.fi Novoli, which is located in a shopping centre in Florence. Architect Paolo Lucchetta has designed this trend-setting supermarket. In our interview, he talks about the architectural ...

Thumbnail-Photo: We can realize energy savings of up to 25 percent...
01.08.2013   #climate systems #sustainability

"We can realize energy savings of up to 25 percent"

Interveiw with Nicolas Réhault, Team Leader at Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE)

The energy-efficient store by discount grocer Aldi Süd in Rastatt, Germany, is said to only require two-thirds of the energy normally required for cooling, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and lighting. A new energy concept that includes ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Modern Cooling Technology and its Possibilities...
01.08.2013   #climate systems #sustainability

Modern Cooling Technology and its Possibilities

Retail wants to become more eco-friendly

The climate protection debate in retail is particularly determined by the buzzword ”sustainability“. Cutting costs and increasing cost effectiveness at the same time are also vitally important for successful management in the food trade. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: „Today’s trend is clearly headed towards integrated technology“...
01.08.2013   #climate systems #sustainability

„Today’s trend is clearly headed towards integrated technology“

Interview with Nikolas Wagner, Director of Sales and Cooling Technology Retail Support with Carel

Cooling technology is still a major cost factor in food retail. Just in supermarkets alone, cooling systems are responsible for 40 to 60 percent of the power consumption. Nicolas Wagner, Director of Sales and Cooling Technology Retail Support with ...

Thumbnail-Photo: A “shining example”
22.04.2013   #lighting systems #lighting concepts

A “shining example”

Sustainable lighting solution by Zumtobel for the first timber hybrid high-rise building

The LifeCycle Tower One (LCT One) is the world's first eight-storey timber hybrid high-rise building.Based on the latest scientific findings in combination with innovative technologies and a resource-saving method of construction, LCT ONE ...

Thumbnail-Photo: New Vivace solutions for stunning colour in serve-overs and closed...
31.07.2012   #led technology #led lighting

New Vivace solutions for stunning colour in serve-overs and closed multidecks

Nualight has launched two new Vivace lighting solutions

Nualight, the leading specialist in LED lighting for food retail, has launched two new Vivace lighting solutions to achieve perfect colour vibrancy in fresh food displays. Vivace is Nualight’s premium LED lighting colour technology which ...

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Stibo Systems GmbH
Stibo Systems GmbH
Caffamacherreihe 8
20355 Hamburg
GE Lighting
GE Lighting
Eisenstrasse 5
65428 Russelsheim
ebm-papst Mulfingen GmbH & Co. KG
ebm-papst Mulfingen GmbH & Co. KG
Bachmühle 2
74673 Mulfingen
INKiESS - VOSCOPLAST KG
INKiESS - VOSCOPLAST KG
Buckower Damm 30
12349 Berlin
GK Software SE
GK Software SE
Waldstraße 7
08261 Schöneck/Vogtland
Zumtobel Lighting GmbH
Zumtobel Lighting GmbH
Schweizer Straße 30
6850 Dornbirn
Institut für Handelsforschung (IfH)
Institut für Handelsforschung (IfH)
Dürener Str. 401b
50858 Köln
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Hörburger AG
Gewerbestraße 5
87448 Waltenhofen
Nedap N. V. Retail Support
Parallelweg 2 D
7141 DC Groenlo
Strautmann Umwelttechnik GmbH & Co. KG
Strautmann Umwelttechnik GmbH & Co. KG
Auf dem Haarkamp 22
49219 Glandorf
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Am Spielacker 34
63571 Gelnhausen
Canon Europe
Bovenkerkerweg 59-61
1185 XB Amstelveen
Nualight Europe
Nualight Europe
Model Farm Road, Business Park
Cork, Cork
GS1 Germany GmbH
GS1 Germany GmbH
Maarweg 133
50825 Köln
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Mettler-Toledo GmbH
Ockerweg 3
35396 Gießen
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Manhillen Drucktechnik GmbH
Schillerstraße 90
71277 Rutesheim
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Epta Deutschland GmbH
Ludolf-Krehl-Straße 7-11
68167 Mannheim
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Online Software AG
Bergstraße 31
69469 Weinheim