Sustainable Food

27. 04. 2018
Richard Walker, MD of Iceland Foods, is a man on a mission to save the world’s rainforests. You can bet he felt really pleased with himself when his decision to ban the use of palm oil in Iceland’s own brands attracted a flurry of publicity a couple of weeks ago....
Retail, Sustainable Food
02. 02. 2018
Just back from another visit to KL as part of the work Forum for the Future does with Sime Darby Plantation – one of the biggest (and most sustainable!) palm oil companies in the world. Oh boy! Are they (and the Malaysian palm oil industry as a whole) up in arms about some...
Sustainable Food
16. 12. 2016
Wednesday saw the launch of one of the most fascinating – and significant – initiatives that I’ve been involved in for a very long time: Seafood Business for Ocean Stewardship (SEABOS) – a coalition of eight of the world’s largest and most powerful...
Sustainable Food
01. 06. 2016
Still barely a mention about the environment in the Referendum campaign – just another reminder that these issues still have very little cut-through in UK politics. Beyond the debate about climate change (which, to be fair, does get some cut-through, though rarely in ways...
06. 03. 2016
The wondrous world of palm oil is never far from my mind. After nearly two years of intensive engagement in seeking to reconcile conflicting views about the thorny issues surrounding deforestation, every new announcement from the front line in South East Asia instantly grabs my...
Sustainable Food