This edition of ViewPoint discusses sustainability, innovation, social media and procurement in the consumer markets sector.
- Food producers should not only focus on increasing yields but also widen the scope of R&D investment to improve resource use and security.
- Innovation is a vital source of growth. With input costs rising and consumers seeking greater value, leading retailers and manufacturers must invest in brands.
- Of the Australian companies surveyed in 2011, only 57 percent had published formal CR reports.