Results for research on: Consumer Products

Decreasing Household Waste—One Bottle at a Time

Decreasing Household Waste—One Bottle at a Time

I never dreamt of becoming an entrepreneur.  I always imagined an entrepreneur’s life to be filled with long, stressful days constantly in promoting mode, while being fully aware that 90% of startups fail [1].   It wasn’t until one day--when throwing away an empty...

Dow and the Circular Economy: Trash to Treasure?

Dow and the Circular Economy: Trash to Treasure?

Dow and the Circular Economy: Trash to Treasure? Purchase the full report on WDI Publishing (Case study #1-430-478) – published 03/2016, 20 pages Developed by: Sneha Rao, Chris Mills, Imani David and Nicholas Machinski. This case was written under the supervision...

General Mills Commits to Sourcing 100% Sustainable Cocoa

General Mills Commits to Sourcing 100% Sustainable Cocoa

General Mills Commits to Sourcing 100% Sustainable Cocoa (pdf abstract) Purchase the full report on GlobaLens (Case study #1-430-479) – published 02/2016, 16 pages Developed by: Rebecca Baylor, Zhanyang Gao (Erb '17) and Katherine Price. This case was written under...

fulFill Wins 2nd Place at Startup Weekend Detroit

fulFill Wins 2nd Place at Startup Weekend Detroit

Erb students, Kristin Steiner and Mike Barg, and SNRE student Brittany Szczepanik are working as business partners to reduce product packaging from food and personal care products. Startup idea, fulFill, is working to reduce or even eliminate packaging waste from...

What is Water Worth?: Nestlé Walks a Fine Line

What is Water Worth?: Nestlé Walks a Fine Line

What Is Water Worth?: Nestlé Walks a Fine Line (pdf abstract available) Purchase the full report on (Case study #1-429-415) - published 02/2015, 12 pages By: Andrew Hoffman Description: Paul Bulcke, CEO of Nestlé S.A., is confronted with an Internet firestorm after a...