Kellogg: CSR & Sustainability News

Kellogg Company (often referred to as Kellogg or Kellogg’s in its corporate logo, or even more formally as Kellogg’s of Battle Creek), is a producer of cereal and convenience foods, including cookies, crackers, toaster pastries, cereal bars, fruit-flavored snacks, frozen waffles, and vegetarian foods. Kellogg products are manufactured in 18 countries and marketed in more than 180 countries around the world.

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Most Companies Act Like Fresh Water is Limitless

A recent report by Ceres, entitled Feeding Ourselves Thirsty, looks at how the food sector is managing water risk -- and the news…
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8 Companies Working to Eliminate Hunger

Thursday, Oct. 16, is World Food Day -- an annual day of action against hunger. While spreading awareness on World Food Day is…
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Kellogg Sets Bold Sustainability Goals for 2020

Fans of Frosted Flakes and Eggo, two Kellogg Co. brands, who are also champions of sustainability have something to cheer about: Kellogg recently…
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3p Weekend: 10 Companies Committed to Sustainable Palm Oil

As consumers become more aware of palm oil-related deforestation, a select few companies are leading the charge and making bold commitments to sustainable…
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General Mills Issues Its 2014 Global Responsibility Report

General Mills just issued its 2014 Global Responsibility Report. I received an advanced review copy and spoke with Chief Sustainability Officer Jerry Lynch…
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Is Palm Oil-Driven Deforestation the Secret Ingredient in Your Favorite Products?

As I delved into the commitments these companies have made to address palm-related deforestation and peatland destruction, I was disheartened to see how…
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Kellogg’s Pledges to Track Palm Oil Through Its Supply Chain

Kellogg's recently announced a new commitment to only purchasing palm oil that can be traced back to suppliers certified to protect forests and…
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Kellogg’s Eggos Now Cooked with Sustainable Waffle Irons

The Eggo waffles being made in Kellogg Company’s bakery in San Jose, California are being more sustainably produced.
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The Citi Bike, PR Boon for Citibank

Citi Bike is a runaway success in NYC. Is this the future of social impact marketing?
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Salt, Sugar, Fat & CSR: When Food Companies Choose Profit Over Responsibility

Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us, the new book by Michael Moss has an interesting CSR angle - no matter…
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Kellogg’s Commits to Sustainable Agriculture and Water Stewardship

Kellogg's released its annual corporate responsibility report to coincide with Earth Day and focuses on sustainable agriculture and water stewardship.
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This Unbalanced Breakfast: Kellogg’s Agrees to Drop Insane Health Claims

Going by the standards of the breakfast cereal industry, it might be perfectly acceptable to say Froot Loops has helped reduce cancer mortality…