Reflexion, rigor
and methodology.To answer to major challenges and issues.

 

Groupe AGÉCO offers a range of services to respond to the issues of organizations from all economic sectors.

Economic studies

Understanding your issues : they are complex and strategic. And having the ability to transfer them into tools to make sound decisions

Economic and political analysis

  • Context study
  • Trends study
  • Analysis of public policies and programs
  • Feasibility study
  • Social, economic and environmental impact assessment

Production and compliance costs

  • Surveys to document costs of production
  • Compliance costs assessment (environment, animal welfare)

  • Determination of cost variation factors
  • Cost structure and economic impact assessments

Surveys and data management

  • Survey development and statistical analysis
  • Development of data collection tools, dashboards and customized calculators
  • Data collection, market follow up and database management services

Strategic planning

  • Support for executives
  • Consultation with sector stakeholders
  • Strengths/weaknesses/threats/opportunities analysis (SWOT)
  • Determination of objectives and strategic directions (for industrial sector or organization)
  • Development of follow up indicators and dashboards

Market and satisfaction studies

  • Studies to document local and international markets
  • Identification of trends and opportunities
  • Assessment of demands and target markets
  • Studies to document consumer perceptions (surveys, discussion groups)

Competitive analysis and intelligence

  • Competition benchmarking
  • Performance analysis
  • Comparison and positioning

Conferences and training

  • Content development to address organizational concerns and current issues
  • Facilitation of strategic thinking sessions
  • See our Conference section

Corporate
responsibility

Your partner in the responsible development of your business.

Environmental, social and economic expertise under one roof

Comprehensive strategic approach

  • Trends studies and analysis of practices
  • Issue prioritization and materiality analysis
  • Plan and policy development
  • Program development and implementation

Responsible procurement
(client and supplier approaches)

  • Purchasing analysis
  • Policy and purchasing criteria development
  • Code of conduct development
  • Support to obtain certifications
  • Support to meet client requirements
  • Total cost of ownership assessment

Responsible procurement
(client and supplier approaches)

  • Purchasing analysis
  • Policy and purchasing criteria development
  • Code of conduct development
  • Support to obtain certifications
  • Support to meet client requirements
  • Total cost of ownership assessment

Climate change

  • Carbon footprint
  • GHG emissions management (reduction, offsetting, targets and strategies)
  • Climate change adaptation strategy
  • CDP reports (Carbon Disclosure Project)

Ecodesign of products and packaging

  • Integration of environmental criteria into product design
  • Packaging optimization policies and tools
  • Eco fees management

Social impacts

  • Social benefits assessment
  • Social footprint (social LCA)
  • Framework analysis

Environmental life cycle assessment (LCA)

  • Environmental footprint
  • LCA critical review
  • Interactive tools for environmental footprint and practices self-assessment

Communication | Reporting

  • Stakeholder relations
  • Communication plans (internal and external)
  • Communication tools: design and production for print and web
  • Annual reports (including Global Reporting Initiative)
  • Training
  • Conferences

Biodiversity and natural resources

  • Analysis of biodiversity-related issues
  • Use of economic incentives
  • Ecological goods and services (EGS) valuation
  • Water footprint

Sustainable infrastructure and green buildings

  • Development of environmental product declarations (EPDs)
  • EPD validation
  • Certification analysis
  • Total cost of ownership assessment