Calvin Woolley

Global Supplier Development Leader @ IKEA

IKEA TO CREATE A BETTER EVERYDAY LIFE FOR EVERYONE. “A vision who’s DNA is carried throughout the supply chain of everything we do. Our business idea, is: Offering a wide range of well-designed, functional home furnishing products at prices so low that as many people as possible will be able to afford them. And we know that ‘a better home creates a better everyday life’” The 3rd on IKEA to-do list and the focus for the rest of this forum, is our constant strive and responsibility to create a positive impact for people, society and the planet. Climate change is no longer a distant threat but a visible reality and a direct consequence of the way we all live. In IKEA there is a strong sustainability strategy that was launched in 2018 – People and Planet Positive strategy. IKEA aims to use Only renewable or recycled materials By 2030. Ambition – No more virgin polyester by end of 2020 IKEA is committed to reduce our GHG impact IKEA is committed towards Water Positive society. It leads its business by being a good Water Steward*(IKEA partners with WWF on the Water Stewardship Model)