A brand's own buying practices can often impede its suppliers' ability to comply with codes of conduct. A new rating platform seeks to solve this problem.
Both companies held their annual shareholder’s meetings on Wednesday, and both were called on to do more about climate change.
Nevada lawyer Joel Hansen exposes the Koch brothers "states rights" connection to Cliven Bundy in an email acquired by Oregon Public Broadcasting.
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PwC Chairman Bob Moritz recently said the most significant way to memorialize the men and women who have made the ultimate of sacrifices is to honor veterans not only on one or two special days, but every day. Chris Crace, PwC’s veterans advocacy leader, explains what that means.
More than 70 percent of Nike footwear is made from its own trash, the company announced this month.
The daily breakfast is not a panacea for everyone, and studies that insist on that morning meal often use dubious methodology — or are funded by big food companies.
After working with the North Face on the famed locally-grown hoodie project, Lydia Wendt created her own line of American-grown-to-sewn textiles.
Donald Trump says Amazon and its founder, Jeff Bezos, have a “huge antitrust problem.”
As oil prices plunge and fossil fuel giants shed workers, places like North Dakota are left with a case of economic whiplash that will take a long time to recover from.
The Royal Society, which for 356 years has covered everything from farming to ethics to climate change, explored what it says are the 18 common questions Britons ask about GMO technology.
CSR is a business outlook that acknowledges responsibilities to stakeholders beyond shareholders, including suppliers, customers, and employees.
Ever since Milton Friedman famously proclaimed “The Social Responsibility of Business is to Increase its Profits” pundits have pondered whether his purist interpretation was really the only way.Must the word ‘profit’ always refer only to money ?
Here we explore efforts to remake business economies and incorporate social and environmental benefit into a company's DNA. Topics include: Conscious Capitalism, Social Enterprise, B-Corps, Circular Economy, Sharing Economy
When it comes time to extend programs beyond the basics, it can be hard to justify the expense. Or is it? In this series we discuss the ROI of sustainability — what it means and how to track it. An editorially independent series brought to you by MeterHero.