Manufacturers who develop
strategies for sustainable manufacturing benefit from the quickly
growing market for sustainable products. The benefits of sustainable manufacturing quickly drop to both top and bottom lines.
Industry experts agree that consumer and regulatory demand are driving the rapid movement toward “sustainable manufacturing,” and successful companies in the coming years will be those that take full advantage of this shift toward sustainability as fast and efficiently as possible. Over the past decade, the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes have
been reporting on companies involved in “Corporate Sustainability,”
and how investors are increasingly diversifying their portfolios by
investing in these companies because of their strong stock market
The 4D Approach
MAGNET's proven 4D Program Approach has been validated more than 20 years of consulting for thousands of Northern Ohio manufacturers.
Define: Knowledge building, strategic planning, establishing guiding principles, vision and mission statements.
Discover: Comprehensive sustainability assessment, final report with prioritized action plan for sustainable progress.
Develop: Individual project action plans, goals and objectives; resource needs; timeline with milestones; preliminary business case; project budget.
Deliver: This balanced approach to implementation helps a company increase top line growth through increasing market share, building the company's reputation, enhancing customer satisfaction and increasing process efficiency. At the same time, bottom-line profits grow by reducing waste disposal costs, electricity usage, water usage, packaging costs and raw material costs.
No matter where your company is on the road to sustainability, MAGNET can provide the expertise necessary to help your team map out a sustainable manufacturing plan for your organization.
To find out more about how a Sustainable Manufacturing project could benefit your company, contact MAGNET today!