Sustainable Brands 2012

Sustainable Brands is one of the biggest conferences of the year. Here’s our coverage from SB2012 in San Diego

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Four Steps For Growing Sales Through Corporate Social Responsibility

Bill Roth interviews Executive Vice President Jonathan Yohannan of Cone Communications about the latest survey by Cone Communications, Corporate Social Return Trend Tracker.
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How to Become A Walmart Green Supplier

The requirements for becoming a Walmart supplier are changing as the company continues to embed sustainability into their core processes. This opens up…
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Caesars Entertainment’s Sustainability Best Practices

The bottom line for business is that sustainability has to contribute to the bottom line. Caesars Entertainment provides a compelling case study that…
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Practically Green and Gamification: Making Change Fun, Engaging And Sustainable

Exclusive interview with Practically Green CEO Susan Hunt Stevens on using gamification techniques to motivate work associate behavior changes.
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Build A Recycling Program to Increase Profits and Win Customers

Recycling isn't just for treehuggers - it can save your business money, too.
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Social Video Best Practices: Wasting Water Is Weird

Consumers are watching more videos online than ever before. How can you reach them with your message? Wise words from Suzanne Shelton of…
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Exclusive Interview: Video Designs That Win Sales

Tips from TrimTab media on producing a great video for your company.
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Green Design Needs Style, Not Just Substance

Making products beautiful increases consumer attraction and lengthens the lifespan of the product after the consumer develops a connection to it. Making a…
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Interview: Mike Dupee, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters has been brewing up sustainability for decades.  The potential impact the international coffee trade has on people’s lives in…
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Interview: Lonesome George Founder Eduardo Balarezo

Lonesome George is the last living member of a particular species of Galapagos Tortoise.  He’s living out his days, well, lonely.  And as such makes…
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Interview: Annie Longsworth on Making Sustainability “Irresistible”

What's would it mean to make sustainability "irresistible"? Saatchi & Saatchi S CEO Annie Longsworth says it means to make businesses, shareholders, investors…
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Airbnb Builds Community, Not a Brand

When Airbnb's founders came up with the money-making idea of sharing space in August 2008, they didn't realize that they would be building…
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J Lyell Clarke: The Ray Anderson of Pest Control

When the CEO of a pest control company takes to the stage, you don't really expect to be inspired - especially if you…
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Conflict Minerals: 4 Keys to Conflict-Free Supply Chains

With Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) rules on conflict minerals expected out by the end of June, there has been a flurry of…
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HP and The Lorax Promote Individual Action to Effect Change

HP's Jeff Walter, Manager of IPG Environmental Sustainability, took the stage at Sustainable Brands 2012 to explain why HP's Lorax campaign was appropriate,…