This article gives an inside view into the logistics and the supply chain within Levi Strauss & Company through their Senior Director of Supply Chain & Global Logistics, Sanjay Mishra.
Mishra explains that rather than focusing on what type of transportation is more cost effective, they instead look at those that have a proven track record in environmental sustainability, with sustainability being the company’s main philosophy.
He explains the challenges faced from switching transport modes from air to ocean; water to rail and more and how it has helped reduce emissions. This article is important in displaying how logistics has a direct role in the sustainability of the environment and how certain company’s such as Levi are trying to be as sustainable as possible with the risk of taking economic hits.
By: Danyal Bhatti
Source: Levi Strauss