Sustainability Essentials for P-O-P & Print

A half-day, introductory session exploring sustainability within P-O-P and print led by industry experts.

The perfect introductory workshop into sustainability for the retail and display industry. Attend this Essentials workshop to bridge knowledge gaps, reinforce current understanding and be empowered to have purposeful and positive conversations about sustainability with your colleagues, clients and key stakeholders.

During the workshop, you will cover a range of key topics:

The Evolving Sustainability Landscape

Discover why sustainability matters, key definitions, explore the industry's key challenges, understand the difference between CSR and ESG, and gain insights into the latest trends regarding shopper attitudes towards sustainability.

The Three 'L's & Accreditations

Explore the various legislation, logos, labelling and accreditation schemes that can effectively showcase and communicate your sustainability credentials and commitment.

Beyond 'Greenwashing'

Learn how to avoid misleading sustainability communications, a range of new definitions and discover examples of the good, the bad and the ugly.

The 6 Key Principles of Sustainable P-O-P & Print

Discover the essential principles of sustainable design, material specification, supply chain partners, manufacturing, packaging and logistics, and end-of-life options, including refurbishment, re-use, and recycling.

The Importance of Measurement

Understand the significance of measuring CO2 emissions, including an overview of Scope 1, 2, and 3 emissions. Discover why measurement is crucial, learn how to measure, and explore strategies for improvement.

By attending the POPAI Sustainability Essentials for P-O-P & Print Workshop you will gain an overview of the knowledge and insights needed to navigate the complex world of sustainability. This half-day course has been designed as an introduction to sustainability and is ideal for new starters in the industry or those taking their first steps into the world of sustainable retail display and point of sale.

If you would like more in-depth knowledge and a deeper dive into the topics above, please check out our one-day POPAI Sustainability Foundation Course.

This session can also be ran in-house as a bespoke session just for your organisation and is also run publicly, dates listed below.


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