Ford: CSR & Sustainability News

Ford Motor Company (also known as simply Ford; NYSE: F) is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. It was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. The company sells automobiles and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and luxury cars under the Lincoln brand. In the past it has also produced heavy trucks, tractors and automotive components. Ford owns small stakes in Mazda of Japan and Aston Martin of the United Kingdom. It is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is controlled by the Ford family, although they have minority ownership.

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Strategies for Taking Control of Our Constantly Connected Lives

The positive impact that constant digital connectivity may have on our lives has to be weighed against the potential for the overload and…
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How Can Businesses Rebuild Trust?

Once lost, can businesses ever recover trust in their brands? The days when companies could control their products' and brands' messaging are long…
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Ford Asks: What Car Works Best for your Personality Type?

What type of car suits your personality type? Ford attempts to figure it out for 200 bloggers at the Go Further With Ford…
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How Ford Integrates Sustainability into the Company

The recent release of Ford's 14th annual Sustainability Report shows that sustainability really is an integral part of the company, and highlights progress…
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Ford and Whirlpool Team Up to Reduce Your Energy Footprint

When appliances and electric vehicles get smart, energy consumption can drop dramatically.
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Is Environmental Optimism Finally Growing?

A study shows that informing people about the expected impacts of climate change had no effect on their positions. What did change their…
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Ford and GM to Join Forces On Fuel Efficient Transmission Systems

On Monday, Ford Motor Co. and General Motors (GM) inked an agreement that links both companies to develop next generation transmissions for cars…
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Ford CSR Leverages Technology & NGOs to Deliver Health Care in India

Ford recently wrapped up a pilot project that explored rural health care access as a means to expand its corporate social responsibility (CSR)…
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The Pros and Cons of Energy Storage Systems

As we begin to move away from fossil fuels, it is important to recognize that those fuels provided two functions in one. They…
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Noble Profit Moment With John Viera, Ford

In this interview, John Viera, the Global Director of Sustainability and Vehicle Environmental Matters at Ford Motor Company, describes the Company’s innovative Sustainable…
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Exclusive Video Interview: Ford’s Four-Level Electrification Strategy

Ford is now emerging as an auto industry leader in car electrification. Over the last 12 months, they have introduced a range of…
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Ford’s “Go Further” Branding Strategy Anchored with CSR and Sustainability

Go Further is Ford’s branding response to this competitive landscape where consumer trust is won through integrity, not advertising hype.
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Ford Motor Company’s Sustainability Strategy for Growing Sales

Ford Motor Company's Chairman Bill Ford and CEO Alan Mulally discuss Ford’s business strategy and the role sustainability plays in it.
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Why More Automakers Must Focus on Commercial Vehicles’ Mileage Rates

Commercial vehicles' mileage will be more important for companies like Ford as they are an important slice of the pie for many automakers.
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Ford Doubles Down on Small Business Owners

Ford says of itself, "We own work." The company is betting that improvements to its commercial vehicle line-up will bolster the bottom line.