Grow Your Small Business With Sustainability Training And Certificates

Sustainability involves planning and measuring your social, economic and environmental impacts. ACF Enterprises is parnering with Sonoco Products to  help small and diverse businesses transition to sustainable operations. Find out how to add value and competitive advantage to your business with this dynamic supplier engagement training program.

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Sonoco Supplier Sustainability Engagement Training and Certificate Program

Sustainability is not an option for suppliers that want to do business with major corporations. Get an edge over the competition through the Supplier Sustainability Engagement Program.  You will gain the necessary knowledge, skills and support needed to transform your small  company into a sustainable tier supplier valued by  corporate and government buyers. The training includes a step-by-step guide to identify supplier risks and create a sustainability action plan.  More…

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Supplier Environmental Sustainability Scorecard

We are an approved training provider for the Procter & Gamble-developed Supplier Sustainability Scorecard. It’s an affordable, trusted way to monitor your business performance against strategic sustainability goals. Combined with the SEMS™™ certification program, the Supplier Sustainability Scorecard is even easier to integrate into daily business operations. More…

SEMS™ Sustainable Business Certification

Welcome to the next level of small and diverse buisness development. Sign up for one of four different online sustainability training programs and be eligible for SEMS™™ Certification.  SEMS™™ sets the standard for sustainable supplier development snd is a convenient solution for corporations  that want their tier suppliers to master the est sustainability  practices. Now is the time to build value and competitive advantage in your supply chain! More…

Free e-Book For Small Businesses

There’s nothing more disappointing then being a business owner and not get business. In their latest book, “The Sustainable Advantage: Expert Advice On How To Be A Valued Supplier,” Joan Carroll-Flowers and Icy L. Williams explain how small and diverse businesses can better position themselves in the supply chain. This “how to” guide is a “must read” for tier suppliers at every level. Get this e-book FREE…

Early Childhood Green Education

EZ Green Kids is an engaging, web-based environmental education pilot program that teaches children to solve simple problems to preserve the earth. Combining reading and gaming, this interactive program is being conducted in partnership with Myca Group to help preschoolers learn about their relationship with nature. More..

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Sustainable Business spotlight: Zipcar

Tweet Pin It In late November 2013, Cincinnati announced that it will partner with Zipcar to offer residents, businesses and college students access to a vehicle without the high cost and hassle of having to own one. However, Zipcar is not new to Cincinnati. The University of Cincinnati has been offering zipcar since 2011, and […]