IKEA and Sustainability, Supply Chain Safety, Cost Cutting Can Sink Ships

We're in the midst of a massive "paradigm shift" in the area of supply chain safety, according to the Ethical Trading Initiative's Peter McAllister.

IKEA's chief sustainability officer gave a TED talk about making mass consumption "green." IKEA's plan? Double the amount of sustainable materials in their supply chain by 2020.

Be careful what costs you cut: a cargo ship sank off the coast of Wales after the crew had been subjected to "severe cost-cutting measures" and wasn't safe.

The oldest man in the world (116 years young) passed away this morning in Japan.

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