News from and about Lean & Green

Here you will find a selection of publications, news and background information.

Since 2009 reports and articles are published about Lean & Green and the Lean & Green Management Award.


best practices from top companies
best practices from top companies

Our Book

Lean & Green: Best Practice

How to improve your business' resource efficiency

Daniel Reichert, Claudio Cito, Ivan Barjasic


The book by Growtth® Consulting presents best practice from European top companies that took part in the Lean & Green Management Award. It provides exclusive insights in how to interconnect Lean Management approaches with environmental and sustainability aspects. The aim is to transform sustainable strategies into effective operations.

- The book is available in German only -

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Selected Media Reports

Effizient produziert: Ausgezeichnet!

Article in German from the magazine “Automobil Industrie” about the Lean & Green Management Award 2017.


Lean & Green Management Award 2017

Article in Italian from the magazine “Repubblica Motori” about the “Lean & Green Management Award alla fabbrica di Biella”.

Repubblica Motori


Lean & Green Summit: Ressourcen schonen!

Article in German from the magazine “MaschinenMarkt” about announcement and background to the Lean & Green Summit.



Rechner mit Herz

Article in German from the newspaper “Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung”. The FAZ writes a portrait about Marcel Hofer and the approach and concept of success of Lean & Green.

FAZ Special Energy Efficiency / October 24, 2013


Unternehmensberater senken Energiekosten

TV report at the ARD Morgenmagazin

ARD Moma Beitrag


Kleine Klappe, große Wirkung

Article in German from the “Brand eins Wirtschaftsmagazin”.  Thousands of companies could save a lot of money with little effort. A sawmill shows how that works.