A single product recall can be disastrous. But with a bit of planning, companies can turn a recall into an opportunity to recover goodwill along with a bit of revenue.
This category is about corporate social responsibility (CSR), a form of corporate self-regulation integrated into a business model. The goal of CSR is to embrace responsibility for the company’s actions and encourage a positive impact through its activities on the environment, consumers, employees, communities, stakeholders and all other members of the public sphere.
In February, the Business Roundtable, a group representing the some of the most powerful CEOs in corporate America, delivered a regulatory hit list to a sympathetic White House. Within that roster was a pitch to decimate the regulatory provisions that allow small shareholders a voice in corporate governance.
Wells Fargo’s struggles continue as investors call for several members of its board to be replaced. To make matters worse, more cities are considering divesting from the bank as a result of its involvement in the Dakota Access Pipeline.
While plenty of laggards remain, the worlds largest animal welfare NGOs call out these eight companies as leading the way in their sectors when it comes to animal welfare.
Landscape restoration projects are the next big thing corporate sustainability programs should invest in. A group of panelists at the recent Change Makers forum in Stockholm urged H&M to lead with this approach.
A recent report by the consultancy Corporate Citizenship tracks collaboration as a catalyst for responsible business, as well as greater sustainability and social impact.
The governments of New Zealand and India recognized their most cherished landmarks in a most unusual way: by acknowledging them as legal persons, with rights to representation and the right to sue.
Salterbaxter shares key takeaways from the U.S. Sustainable Business Forum, including advice from McKinsey, BNY Mellon, DSM and Novozymes executives.
Today, the apparel company released its 2016 sustainability report outlining several new goals including a pledge to become climate positive throughout its entire value chain by 2040.
Google is applying machine learning technology to monitor some YouTube videos in order to separate advertisers from offensive content.
Federal investigators have agreed to a $35 million settlement with Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals over the company’s alleged negligence in distributing opioid pain medications. But the punishment didn’t fit what many call Mallinckrodt’s egregious crimes, and one lawmaker called the settlement “chump change.”
This California-based rice importer is helping families and the environment by encouraging its small-scale suppliers to use smarter farming practices.