Nike: CSR & Sustainability News

NIKE, Inc. is engaged in design, development and marketing of footwear, apparel, equipment and accessory products. NIKE is a seller of athletic footwear and athletic apparel in the world. The Company sells its products to retail accounts, through NIKE-owned retail stores, and Internet sales, and through a mix of independent distributors and licensees, in over 170 countries around the world. NIKE’s athletic footwear products are designed primarily for specific athletic use.

The Top 5 Brands Taking Stands Stories Continuing into 2019

The brands taking stands movement fills a leadership gap as top companies take on issues of concern to their customers, employees and the…

MSL Wants to Learn More About How Corporate Activism Influences Stakeholder Behavior

As brands continue to take stands on social issues, global communications firm MSL is looking to assess how corporate activism influences stakeholder behavior.

Taking a Stand In Controversy: Should Nike Just Do It?

Nike is a champion at taking on difficult social issues and holding them up to public scrutiny in a very human way. And…

Taking a Stand in Controversy: Should Brands Just Do It?

Brands can and should be more political. They have huge influence, and as such, enormous responsibility and taking a stand can be refreshing…

Nike’s Risky Bet On Colin Kaepernick: Not So Risky, After All

With the new Kaepernick campaign, Nike is leveraging its corporate social responsibility experience into the sphere of corporate social activism.

With Kaepernick Campaign, Nike Just Took a Calculated Risk

Nike blew up the Internet Monday night with a new campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick as the new face of its iconic “Just Do…

Nike Leaps Forward on Renewables

Nike says its latest power purchase agreement, which will be sourced from a wind farm in Texas, will provide the equivalent of more…

A Year in CSR: The Top 10 Trends of 2017

In the past year, we’ve seen companies take this challenge and run – with compelling campaigns standing up for social justice issues, companies…

Why Human Rights Are Good for Business

In 2017, we are operating in times unlike anything we have ever seen before. Consumer demand for transparency is at all-time high. Million-dollar…

2,000 TriplePundit Articles Later, The Organizations I Most Admire

2,000 articles later, Leon Kaye names the organizations that lead when it comes to responsible and sustainable business worldwide.

The World’s Leaders in Sourcing Sustainable Cotton Has Some Surprises

The NGO Solidaridad released its annual sustainable cotton rankings. The survey's researchers considered initiatives that are transforming the apparel industry, such as the…

Nike Pushes Recycling a Big Step Further With ‘Flyleather’

Nike says it has developed a low-carbon, low-impact leather material that could become “game-changing” for both its high performance and role in boosting…

300 Global Companies Commit to Science-Based Climate Targets Ahead of Climate Week NYC

At least 300 companies are now aligned with the Science Based Targets initiative, which provides a framework to help companies stay competitive while…

Nike Jumps On Upcycling Bandwagon With New Shoe Packaging

The new shoeboxes will be made from 100 percent post-consumer waste, including milk and orange juice containers and coffee lids.

Nike To Launch High-Performance Hijab For Muslim Athletes

Nike will release a high-performance hijab for female Muslim athletes next year, becoming the first major athletic brand to design such an item…