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How Businesses Should Respond to a Shifting Consumer Mindset

In general, millennials — or those who reached adulthood around 2000 — value transparency, causes and sustainable business practices. As these influential consumers…
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Unilever and WRI Partner to Stall Global Deforestation

Unilever and WRI have worked together to increase transparency in agricultural supply chains in order to stall the pace of global deforestation.
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New Clorox App Allows Consumers to See More Ingredients Inside

Clorox recently announced an expansion of their “Ingredients Inside” program, which includes more information about fragrances. But is this really enough?
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Work Exchange Brings New Meaning to ‘Made in China’

Keurig Machine Operator Lise Cloutier shares her lessons learned from a work exchange to meet her co-manufacturers in China, Hong Kong, Singapore and…
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Pushed by New York, ConAgra Shifts to Sustainable Palm Oil

ConAgra Foods is now the latest large food company to adopt a more sustainable palm oil policy, thanks to pressure from the state…
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When it Comes to CSR, Tiffany’s Shines Bright

In its latest CSR report, Tiffany & Co. outlines progress on how it sources everything from diamonds to precious metals.
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Cargill Adopts a More Sustainable Palm Oil Policy

Cargill recently issued a new sustainable palm oil policy, promising to respect human rights and halt deforestation associated with the industry.
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U.K. Grocer Becomes the First Retailer to Issue a Sustainable Seafood Report

The British supermarket chain Asda is the first retailer to publish a sustainable seafood report. The report, titled Wild Fisheries Annual Review, lists…
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Seafood Fraud Meets Tech-Driven Traceability

If something smells fishy the next time you step up to the seafood counter or sit down for sushi, it may not be…
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3p Weekend: 10 Companies That Are Actually Listening to Customers About Controversial Ingredients

While many companies turn a deaf hear to customers' requests for transparency, some are heeding the call and taking bold steps toward sustainable…
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Coca-Cola Drops Controversial Ingredient in Response to Teen’s Petition

Coca-Cola announced it will remove brominated vegetable oil, a controversial flame retardant, from its Powerade sports drinks following a 15-year-old girl's petition on…
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Ceres to Corporations: You’re Gaining Ground, But Pick Up the Pace

A look at a few of the most intriguing takeaways from a new report on corporate progress toward sustainability goals.
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Do You know How to Keep Your Employees Satisfied and Motivated?

Innovation is the key when it comes to creating ways to engage employees. Have you got what it takes to create a happy…
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Beyond Sustainable: A Call for Transparency

Along with the demand for more green goods and services comes a shift in consumer awareness that will extend to every industry. Business…
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Seafood Traceability: The Business Case for Better Data

The deep, underlying problems in the seafood supply chain can’t be fixed simply by the decision of a few consumers to “eat local.”…