Final Customer Purchasing from an Intermediary of the Product

Acquire Steps: Acquire steps include all activities the customer completes preceding the purchase of the product. These steps include the customer's efforts needed to identify and evaluate Intermediaries and travel to the Intermediary location.

Resources: Reduce resources required for the use of the product

Energy-reduce the energy the customer uses with the product

Health – reduce the toll the product takes on the customer’s health.

No. Year SIC Note
1 1986 200 The beef retail trade has emphasized trimming excess fat in retail meat cases. Nutritional labeling is also another trend in beef merchandising. The next step to label beef as "lean" or "lite" based on fat and calorie content.
2 2005 5812 Panera also recently innovated by putting Bell & Evans antibiotic-free, hormone-free chicken in its sandwiches and salads.

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