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Novo Nordisk CEO Unseats Bezos, Tops HBR 100

Last week, Harvard Business Review (HBR) issued its 2015 list of the world’s top CEOs. This year, for the first time, HBR inserted…

Scandinavian Corporations Explain Their Business Case for COP21 #GoParis

The conversation begins just outside of Copenhagen, where we had the opportunity to sit down with Peder Holk Nielsen, CEO of Novozymes, a…

Conversation with Novo Nordisk’s VP of Corporate Sustainability

As a follow-up to our recent story on Novo Nordisk’s annual sustainability report, we had the opportunity to chat with Susanne Stormer,  Novo’s…

Novo Nordisk Annual Report Takes Diabetes Battle to the Cities

Danish pharmaceutical giant Novo Nordisk, a leading force in the battle against diabetes, calls on cities to help residents get healthier.

Novo Nordisk Adds Environmental P&L to Their Sustainable Toolset

It's an old management truism that says you can't manage what you can't measure. Certainly if companies hope to manage their impact on…

Unpacking Global 100’s World’s Most Sustainable Companies Ranking

Earlier this week Corporate Knights announced its Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable corporations for 2013. Is it possible to compare…

Syria Pharmaceutical Team Recognized by Novo Nordisk

Due to the Syrian civil war, purchasing and receiving life-saving drugs is a lengthy logistics exercise. Novo Nordisk is recognizing its Syria team…

Philips Makes the Business Case for Sustainability

Philips’ 2011 sustainability report includes many interesting achievements and developments of the company, which together portray not just the picture of a company…

Is Novo Nordisk Really the Most Sustainable Company in the World?

Last week Novo Nordisk, the Danish pharmaceutical firm was ranked number one on the Global 100, a leading sustainability ranking. How do you…

Novo Nordisk Eliminates Animal Testing for Production Control

The pharmaceutical industry may not be particularly high profile in terms of its CSR efforts, but several drug makers are among the ranks…

Waste of Paper or Wellspring of Opportunity? The True Value of CSR Reports

Some skeptics question the value of corporate social responsibility reports.  They point to the resources expended on producing these documents and demand  “Who…