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3p Weekend: 7 Companies Led By Refugees

From Fortune 500 companies to trendy startups, these seven corporate stories show what’s possible when countries take a chance on people fleeing violence and persecution in their home countries.

Starbucks Baristas Demand Equal Maternity Leave Benefits

Starbucks is being challenged by employees who say the company’s much-heralded maternity leave benefits are unfairly applied.

Trump Advisors Continue to Urge Climate Inaction

Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-N.D.), a key energy advisor to the Donald Trump administration, suggested the U.S. “use its seat at the Paris table to defend and promote our commercial interests” — while simultaneously rolling back commitments to reduce emissions. And he isn’t alone.

Is Google’s Lawsuit the Beginning of the End for Uber?

Could a lawsuit from Google become Uber’s death knell? If the future is autonomous cars, then this ridesharing company’s prospects look bleak.

Blue Apron Acquires Bill Niman’s Sustainable Meat Company

For the past 40 years, Bill Niman’s name has been synonymous with ethical ranching. Meat from his humanely-raised hogs, cattle and poultry have graced the tables of some of Northern California’s most respected restaurants. Last month, Niman sold his prized BN Ranch to Blue Apron for an undisclosed amount. The move will still give Niman the opportunity to do what he loves best: raise animals humanely and teach others about the benefits that come from it.

DNA Tagging Could Improve Traceability in the Global Cotton Supply Chain

The biotech firm PimaCott says it can treat cotton so that it can be easily scanned and identified, which in the long term could help improve traceability within the global cotton supply chain.

Sustainable Building Techs Jump Into Public Policy

The Northeast Sustainable Energy Association (NESEA), a leading alliance of the building sector, is focusing on a new goal: proactive engagement with public policy for energy efficiency and carbon reduction.

The Triple Bottom Line

At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.

Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.

Sustainability Reporting

Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.

From Farm to Factory: A 3 Part Series on Social Impacts in Apparel

In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.

From the Podium

23
Mar

Twitter Chat 3/29: #TimberlandXThread

Timberland and Thread just embarked on a new journey together with the release of the TimberlandXThread collection of footwear, bags and t-shirts featuring…
22
Mar

ACLU & The San Francisco Foundation Speak About Community & Nonprofit Strategies Post Election

Time and time again the people of our country have had to stand and fight for communities, our values, and equality. During these…
22
Mar

Siren Joins CSR Agency A-List

Purpose-driven Strategy & Communication Agency Recognized at Annual PR News Awards Luncheon

Where we're going

19
Apr

New Economy & Social Innovation Global Forum – With 3p Discount!

NESI Forum 2017 is the unique Global Forum on New Economy and Social Innovation that brings together for the first time in history…
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22
May

Sustainable Brands 2017 Detroit – With Reader Discount Code

Sustainable Brands is a global community that believes that embedding environmental and social purpose into the core of a brand is the future…
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07
Jun

Conscious Company Global Leadership Forum

The Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum is open for registration now.
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27
Jun

Green Sports Alliance Summit 2017

The annual Green Sports Alliance Summit is the world’s largest and most influential gathering for the sports community to unite around sustainability.
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Upcoming 3p Events

29
Mar

GRI Certified Training + CDP in San Francisco

Enroll in one of our hands-on trainings, for current and future sustainability professionals-it’s the quickest way to learn how to apply the latest…
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29
Mar

Timberland and Thread: #TimberlandXThread Twitter Chat 3/29

Join Timberland, Thread, and TriplePundit on March 29th at 9am PT / Noon ET at #TimberlandXThread to discuss the concepts of upcycling in…
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17
May

GRI Certified Training + CDP in New York

Enroll in one of our hands-on trainings, for current and future sustainability professionals-it’s the quickest way to learn how to apply the latest…
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