- In The Media

Food manufacturers need a radical resourcing shakeup

Ingredients, packaging and energy increased costs, the Brexit-effect and the summer heatwave are putting pressure on food manufacturing. In this unstable situation, manufacturers need to become more efficient in their resource usage.
- In The Media

Resource efficiency simulation tool set to be a game changer - The Manufacturer

The Innovate UK-funded project will see Manufacture 2030 and HSSMI work collaboratively to determine what changes a manufacturer is looking to make, and utilise the data from the innovative M2030 bee
- Press Releases

Industry first simulation tool set to be a game changer for manufacturers

Innovative tool in development will allow decision makers to try before they buy – helping them to cut costs, future-gaze and reduce uncertainty.
- Press Releases

Interface and Manufacture 2030 combine to tackle international resource efficiency challenges

Flooring giant Interface joins the Manufacture 2030 Community to bring collaboration and across their supply chain and as an opportunity to identify new partners.
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Flooring giant Interface joins green manufacturing drive - Business Green

Global carpet and flooring giant Interface has become the latest corporate to join the Manufacture 2030 initiative.
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House of Fraser and 2degrees’ Manufacture 2030 partner for efficient supply chains - Manufacturing Global

House of Fraser has joined M2030 to enforce its position as a responsible retailer by driving environmental improvements throughout its supply chain.
- Press Releases

House of Fraser partners with Manufacture 2030 to drive resource efficient supply chain

Digital collaboration platform gains momentum as leading UK department store signs up, whilst bolstered by the news that founding partner, The Co-op, signs on for another two years.
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Co-op renews partnership with Manufacture 2030

Co-op have further extended the partnership with Manufacture 2030 for two additional years. This collaboration has also brought to the retailer suppliers the application of a new digital platform for resource efficiency; the M2030 bee.
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3 lessons we learned from you in 2017

It feels like enough has happened in the world in this extraordinary last 12 months to last a lifetime. Something tells us 2018 isn't going to be any less bonkers either.
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Digital platform to cut industrial energy costs by 6.7% - Energy Live News

One of the biggest barriers for people progressing energy efficiency projects is a lack of time and resources to manage and execute a complex and long list of actions.
- Press Releases

Manufacture 2030 bee set to help reduce energy costs in factories by 6.7% per site, per annum

On average, users of the M2030 bee service look to save £160k+ per site, per annum, with a target to more than halve the amount of resources used in manufacturing by 2030.
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Pentland Centre enters collaboration with Manufacture 2030 - Lancaster University

This new partnership connects more businesses with the Pentland Centre’s research and creates additional opportunities for practitioners and academics to engage in in-depth dialogue.
- In The Media

Manufacture 2030 is revolutionising how brands approach sustainability - Business Reporter

2degrees aims to improve the efficiency of companies and factories so that they could halve the resources to manufacture their products
- In The Media

Asda, Co-op collaborate to streamline supply chain sustainability data - Sustainable Brands

Asda and the Co-op, together with leading sustainable business and supply chain platform 2degrees, are paving the way for the future of supply chain collaboration.
- In The Media

Asda and Co-op team up to share supply chain data - Edie

Thanks to Manufacture 2030 competing retailers Asda and the Co-op have taken collaborative action to drive supply chain efficiency by aligning the environmental data they request from mutual suppliers.
- Articles

Top 3 insights from observing 40 manufacturers collaborate on energy efficiency

The aim of M2030 bee is simple – make it easy to investigate, prioritise and execute energy efficiency actions within manufacturing operations.
- In The Media

Manufacture 2030 revolutionising how brands approach sustainability - The Telegraph

There's a huge untapped opportunity in resource efficiency and with the launch of Manufacture 2030 we have an opportunity to turn this problem into our strength.
- Press Releases

Asda and the Co-op put competition aside to pioneer supply chain efficiency drive

Asda and the Co-op are pioneering a new way of supply chain collaboration by enabling mutual suppliers to submit aggregated data on waste, water and energy to both retailers at the same time.
- Articles

800 professionals from 200 companies collaborating. highlights from the first 6 months

Through collaboration, knowledge sharing and inspiration Manufacturer2030 has helped to bring retailers, brands and manufacturers together to tackle sustainability issues at scale.
- In The Media

Engaging with the UN’s sustainable development goals - The Telegraph

Businesses and experts explain why companies are aligning with the UN’s sustainable development goals – and what’s in it for them.

Why you should consider working with your competitors - Supply Management

It was 20 years ago when two academics wrote a book heralding a new era of collaboration. Co-opetition pronounced that the old rules of competition were dead
- In The Media

Johnson & Johnson joins Mars and Co-op on sustainability platform - The Grocer

The Manufacture 2030 platform, launched by 2degrees, will try to find ways to slash costs in company supply chains
- In The Media

Johnson & Johnson joins 2degrees Manufacture 2030 platform - Global Manufacturing

The move to the Manufacture 2030 platform stands as an important step towards Johnson & Johnson’s 2020 Citizenship & Sustainability goals.
- Press Releases

Johnson & Johnson joins Manufacture 2030

Johnson & Johnson joins brands such as Mars, Co-op and npower Business Solutions on global platform, which cuts costs, risks and environmental impacts across supply chains.
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The Case for a Sustainable Manufacturing Revolution

More than 35 CEOs and civil society leaders from the Business and Sustainable Development Commission recently published the Better business, better world report, revealing how sustainable business models have the potential to open up economic opportunities worth US$12 trillion per annum and generate 380 million jobs by 2030.
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Sky Business: Martin Chilcott talks about the launch of Manufacture 2030

The opportunity for business to create sustainable value is now worth US$12 trillion globally. But making it happen remains difficult
- In The Media

Digital platform sparks supply chain collaboration - Global Opportunity Explorer

Sustainia and UN Global Compact handpicks the best sustainable solutions to help companies reach the Sustainable Development Goals
- In The Media

Check out the best examples of collaborating for a better world - Virgin

Check out the best examples of collaborating for a better world
- Articles

Sustainable supply chains are about people, not just platforms

I was delighted to hear the continually warm and engaging Sedex CEO reference the challenge I set him last year to deliver on the call for collaboration
- In The Media

Manufacturing supply chain hub launched - The Environmentalist

Manufacturing supply chain hub launched
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Manufacture 2030: creating a more sustainable future - The Manufacturer

Manufacture 2030: creating a more sustainable future
- In The Media

Mars joins with Co-op Group to create a sustainable supply chain - Co-operative News

Mars joins with Co-op Group to create a sustainable supply chain
- In The Media

2degrees releases sustainable manufacturing platform to help brands engage suppliers at dcale - Sustainable Brands

2degrees Releases Sustainable Manufacturing Platform to Help Brands Engage Suppliers at Scale
- In The Media

Digital platform aims to halve resources used in manufacturing - Ethical Corporation

Digital platform aims to halve resources used in manufacturing
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Co-op and Mars commit to greening supply chains - Energy Live News

Co-op and Mars commit to greening supply chains
- Press Releases

2degrees and Partners celebrate launch of sustainable manufacturing platform, Manufacture 2030

New online platform will make sustainable manufacturing happen at scale for the first time
- In The Media

Co-op, npower and Mars join green manufacturing drive - Business Green

Co-op, npower and Mars join green manufacturing drive
- In The Media

Manufacture 2030: new sustainable manufacturing platform launched - Zenoot

Manufacture 2030: new sustainable manufacturing platform launched