Clif Bar: CSR & Sustainability News

Clif Bar & Company is an American company that produces organic foods and drinks marketed to active people. The company’s flagship product, CLIF Bar, was created by Gary Erickson. Erickson and his wife, Kit Crawford, are co-CEOs. The company is based in Emeryville, California and is privately held.

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Clif Bar Founders Invest in Farm-to-Food Truck

While Clif Bar continues to thrive under CEO Kevin Cleary, co-founders Kit and Gary were ready for a new challenge: food and wine.…
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Stories & Beer: Clif Bar & Plum Organics

Come learn from two leading companies at July's "Stories and Beer" about what they're doing to further the movement: Clif Bar & Plum…
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Target’s ‘Made to Matter’ Collection Boasts Expansion of Sustainable Products

Target recently unveiled its latest move toward expanding sustainable, organic and natural product offerings. Housed under its “Made to Matter—handpicked by Target” program,…
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Top 10 Employee Engagement Strategies

What companies offer the top 10 employment engagement strategies? Start with trusting employees as part of your firm's CSR agenda.
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Clif Bar Energizes Bard College MBA Program in Sustainability

Here’s a tasty, healthy and sustainable combination for serious students of sustainability: the Clif Bar Family Foundation has invested $100,000 in Bard College’s…
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Good Companies Like Clif Bar: How They Do It

Today Clif Bar is among the leading makers of organic energy and nutrition foods. Erickson and his wife, Kit built their company using…
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Clif Bar Gives Every Employee a 20th Anniversary Bike

While most companies reward employees with things like pizza parties, bonus casual days or time off, Clif Bar went a different route, giving…
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What is a Good Company?

Today, Clif Bar is among the leading makers of organic energy and nutrition foods. Erickson and his wife, Kit built their company using…
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Clif Bar Celebrates Its 20th Birthday With LEED Platinum Headquarters

Clif Bar, the granddaddy of the modern day energy bar, has been sustainably celebrating its 20th birthday this year. The company’s latest accomplishment…
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Clif Bar Makes Wine? Yes, and It’s All Terrain

What happens when you put Clif Bar’s sensibilities into wine? You get The Climber from Clif Family Winery, which they refer to as…
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Clif Bar Marks Ten Years of Sustainable Business Practices

One decade ago Clif Bar & Company made a commitment to be sustainable and today has proven to continuously raise the bar for…
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Anusara’s John Friend: Yoga and Green Business Success

I saw a yoga class in a business for the first time while touring Clif Bar’s new and very green headquarters during my…

Video Interview: Clif Bar Marketing to the Wellness Customer

TrendWatching.com identifies the rise of the “wellthy” as a major 2011 Consumer Trend. These consumers hold being in good health to be as…
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Video Interview: Kevin Cleary, President of Clif Bar

Since 2002, when Clif Bar made the strategic decision to source product ingredients from organic farms, the company has achieved impressive growth even…
Clif Bar employees have plenty of ways to avoid brain drain. The new HQ offers a full onsite gym, climbing wall, yoga and dance classes, massage rooms and certified trainers.

Weekend Photo Essay: Clif Bar’s Sweet New Digs

From its smart employee stock ownership plan to its tasty, organic products, Clif Bar offers plenty of employee benefits. But until recently, daylight…