Hello Columbus – Sustainability Lunch & Learn June 21st

I’m heading to Columbus, Ohio, for the official opening of Arrow’s newly automated facility for processing electronics at end of life. I’m hoping to turn this into an opportunity to meet sustainability leaders in the greater Columbus area. Here in Boston, I co-organize the Boston Area Sustainability Group, knowing that continuing to connect with other…

Arrow Electronics Increases Processing Capacity 500 Percent at Flagship Ohio Value Recovery Facility

Centennial, Colo. – May 18, 2016 – Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), a global leader in IT asset disposition, today announced it upgraded its Columbus, Ohio-area value recovery facility, adding state-of-the-art automated equipment and a new layout to further increase processing efficiency and chain-of-custody security. As a result of the upgrades, the facility’s IT asset processing…

CleanMed – Health Care and Sustainability Nirvana

I fell in love with the CleanMed conference when I first attended in 2010. CleanMed is a content-rich gathering, chock full of heart. It was started by two determined nonprofits, Healthcare without Harm and Practice Greenhealth, in 2001. For my money, CleanMed is positively the most inspiring of conferences. As the premier national conference for…

Arrow Electronics Sustainability Expert a Featured Speaker at Sustainatopia

Article featured in JustMeans: The sustainability expert for Arrow Electronics’ value recovery business, Carol Baroudi, was a featured speaker earlier this week at Sustainatopia, a multi-day event focused on social, financial and environmental sustainability and impact. Baroudi moderated a panel on “Building Substantial and Collaborative Networks” where participants discussed the need to grow one’s professional…

Arrow Article published in China and Thailand

Data sanitization is key to recovering value in mobile devices and IT assets Arrow bylined article published in China and Thailand An article written by Arrow Value Recovery’s Scott Venhaus has been published in China and Thailand. As Arrow’s Value Recovery business has now expanded to China, this timely article raises awareness among IT practitioners…

Arrow Value Recovery Opens Sales Office in Shenzhen, China

May 4, 2016 – We are pleased to announce the opening of a new Arrow Value Recovery sales office in Shenzhen, China. The establishment of this office supports Arrow’s growing client base with local sales representation and service support. This announcement builds Arrow Value Recovery’s growth in Asia as it follows on the heels of…

Building Collaborative Networks to Do Sustainability Right

On Earth Day, April 22, 2016, 175 countries signed the Paris climate accord. Literally decades of work led to this historic moment. Now what? The climate goal will be translated into goals set by countries and, within those countries, goals set by governments and corporations in what needs be the ultimate call for collaboration. But…