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Multinationals Collaborate to Halve Food Waste

At its annual Global Summit in New York City last week, the Consumer Goods Forum announced a bold resolution to tackle food waste.…
Marks & Spencer

New Reports From Marks & Spencer Prove it is One Sustainable Retailer

Marks & Spencer is a sustainable retailer that increases its bottom line, as its Plan A and Annual reports show.

Ethical Tea Partnership, Oxfam Lead Campaign for a Living Wage

Finding systemic issues that effectively trap tea workers into earning below living wages, ETP, Oxfam and GIZ intend to improve the situation. They…

Top Ten Sustainability Reports of 2013

It wouldn't be the beginning of the year without a flurry of year-end posts, among them my pick for the Top Ten Sustainability…

Marks & Spencer Invests in Bangladeshi Clean Cookstoves

Environmental initiatives and humanitarian needs often go together, as retail giant Marks and Spencer is proving more and more these days. Its latest…

Interview: How Labor Link Plans to Get Companies Caring About Suppliers

What if instead of trying to improve these periodic audits and inspections companies would focus their efforts on establishing direct communication lines with…

Why Most American Companies Didn’t Sign the Bangladesh Safety Agreement

Why would major European companies sign this agreement while American companies refuse to do so? Are European fashion companies and retailers simply more…
Deadly factory disasters in Bangladesh, like this one that took place on April 25 in Savar, have spurred global apparel companies to improve safety.

Multinationals Agree to Safety Accord for Bangladeshi Factories

In the wake of the Rana Plaza factory fire in Bangladesh last month that killed over 1,100 workers in the deadliest industrial accident…
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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.
csr in India, Leon Kaye

CSR in India: Are Companies Doing Enough?

Can corporate social responsibility (CSR) in India have a central role in the transformation of this dynamic yet challenged land? At a macro…
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For the 2011 Holiday Shopping Season: Discounts are In, Sustainability is Out

When it comes to holiday shopping, it looks like business as usual with retailers promoting sales and shoppers looking for bargains. But what about sustainability?…
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The Guardian Rates Sustainability Employee Engagement Programs

This post is part of a series on Stakeholder Engagement sponsored by Jurat Software. Employee engagement is a term that’s thrown around a…

Marks and Spencer to Meet Sustainability Goals Four Years Early

We see it time and time again at Triple Pundit: When the world’s most progressive companies set ambitious sustainability goals for their organization…