The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has hosted the first-ever meeting of its newly-created Japan Sustainability Local Group. Part of its ongoing regionalisation strategy, the launch of the Japan Local Group looks to help local and multinational CGF members share knowledge and best practices on #Sustainability challenges being faced by consumer goods industry, as well as how companies can work towards the CGF's global Environmental and Social Sustainability Resolutions. The Local Group, chaired by Mr. ...
ASBC Member Joins Senator Bernie Sanders in Announcing “Medicare for All” Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) introduced legislation this week to expand Medicare into a national single-payer plan. 16 senators have co-sponsored so far, with more than 100 U.S. representatives signing a similar bill in the House. Single-payer would guarantee access ... Read More
Sustainable Brands® recently unveiled program details and speaker lineup for New Metrics '17, scheduled for November 13 -15 in Philadelphia, PA. Gathering together over 350 #Business executives, #Sustainability strategists and financial #Leaders from across the globe, New Metrics focuses on cutting-edge ideas and tools for quantifying previously-ignored risks, costs and revenue potential associated with #Sustainability impacts.
Miigle+ today announced the launch of its browser app that brings social good brands and ethically conscious consumers together in a shared mission to re-engineer #Consumerism into a force for social good.
Sustainable Brands® recently announced full program details for SB'17 Detroit, running May 22-25 at the Cobo Center in downtown Detroit. The #Conference will convene more than 2,000 senior executives, top #brand strategists and leading #Sustainability practitioners to discover how brands can position themselves for success against a backdrop of changing societal needs.
The new generation of #Corporate social responsibility (CSR) and #Sustainability communicators are operating in real-time and are constantly searching for ways to report on return on investment (ROI) for the efforts they work on every day.
Aimia Inc. (TSX:AIM), a data-driven marketing and loyalty analytics company, today announced the start of this year's Global Month of Data Philanthropy. Events are scheduled to take place in five #Cities throughout March to support eight charities around the world, beginning with London today.
Measuring social #Impact is highly complex, but being able to prove how responsible social initiatives contribute to the #Business and to the national development goals is now crucial.But how can companies align #Business and societal interest and in turn quantify and prove their positive impact?In Ethical Corporation's newly published 15- page briefing, we outline the key strategies for companies to measure and quantify their social #Impact to put them ahead of the pack.Click here to download ...
The Wendy's Company today announced the expansion of its Supplier Code of Conduct which now includes all U.S. and Canadian contracts managed by Quality Supply Chain Cooperative (QSCC) and suppliers that provide a significant stream of goods or services to The Wendy's Company on an annual basis. The Code also includes new requirements for certain suppliers of whole, fresh produce, and identifies future aspirations to encourage continuous improvement in a meaningful way.
In this very special episode of the edie podcast, we take you on an exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of our flagship Sustainability Leaders Forum and Awards, including an array of inspiring and insightful discussions with expert speakers and award-winners.
The edie editorial team returns from the festive break to bring you this very special first podcast episode of 2017, with #Sustainability leadership expert Alexandra Stubbings coming into the studio to provide us with plenty of reasons to feel positive and optimistic about the year ahead.
The Carbon Trust's chief executive Tom Delay and Asia Pulp & Paper's director of #Sustainability Aida Greenbury are the special guests on this week's podcast episode, which reviews the the UN's two-week COP22 #climate talks in Marrakesh.