Sustainability should be at the heart of all progressive business practise, no longer a buzz word to be bandied round at board meetings, mentioned as a footnote in a press release or something aspirational but swiftly forgotten.
Cruise Ship Interiors Europe is placing sustainability at its heart. Within cruise, sustainability has come to dominate discussions with key industry leaders and our advisory board. The transparency of supply chains, the sourcing of materials, the wider business culture of a supplier, these are all questions that are beginning to have as much of an influence in decision making as cost per unit or turnaround time when identifying new suppliers or sourcing new product.
Now as a show, we want our show practises to reflect the industry. We understand we can always improve, we will always question the decisions we are making and we hope, with your help, we can create a show that leaves as little environmental impact in its wake as possible.
Below are examples of some of the initiatives we are embracing as we begin our journey to a more sustainable future: