Topic Archives: Trends & Forecasting

Latin America Trend Series: Local Brazilian Companies, Start-Ups Challenge Status Quo, Experiment with New Ways of Doing Business

As Latin America’s largest economy and the host of the 2016 Olympic Games, Brazil is a regular fixture in international news. Brazil is also widely recognized for its leadership on sustainable development issues, especially for reducing deforestation and pioneering clean energy. However, progress remains uneven as the country is struggling to come to terms with

Watch a Video Recording from our Midyear ‘State of Play’ Trends Webinar

For over 25 years SustainAbility has provided companies with timely intelligence and interpretation of emerging sustainability issues and trends. As we approach the annual midpoint, this webinar looks back on key sustainability developments from the past six months and emerging issues for the remaining months of 2015. In addition to the global landscape, we introduce

How the World Travel & Tourism Council Gained Insight on the Tourism of Tomorrow

For over 20 years, the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has served as a forum for the leaders of one hundred of the world’s largest Travel & Tourism companies. Since then, it has been raising awareness of travel and tourism as one of the world’s largest industries, supporting 277 million jobs and generating 9.8

Charting a New Course for Cumberland Packing Corp

Brooklyn-based Cumberland Packing Corp. has been in the sweetener business for more than 55 years. The family-owned and operated business approached SustainAbility following requests from their customers –which include large food manufacturers and retailers—about their sustainability efforts. Entering into new territory, Cumberland took a strategic approach to ensure their responses to customers’ surveys were driven