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Member News | SAP
IT-company SAP counts on gamification to make employees, customers and partners more familiar with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through its new “Wheel of Purpose”....
Behavior Change
by Sustainable Brands, November 22, 2018
During this season of giving, many of today’s more discerning consumers won’t be joining the masses scrambling to answer the siren call to stock up on discounted “stuff” — they’ll be remembering the...
Collaboration
by Brian Lanahan, November 22, 2018
A solid argument can be made that corporate America has made significant progress in the sustainability arena. We have our Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions measured, our percentage of LEED-certified square...
Waste Not
by Tom Idle, November 21, 2018
It was 2014 and social entrepreneur Samir Lakhani was working on sustainable aquaculture projects in the villages of Northern Cambodia. Watching a mother wash and bathe her new baby using laundry...
Collaboration
by Sustainable Brands, November 21, 2018
UK grocery giant Tesco and WWF have announced a groundbreaking, four-year partnership aimed at reducing the environmental impact of the average UK shopping cart by 50 percent, improving the...
Member News | SAP
SAP has made environmental sustainability an integral part of corporate strategy. We strive to promote sustainability across our entire business and to extend our impact through partners and...
Member News | Ørsted
Mainstream investors are increasingly conscious of the impacts of climate change and they want to know how companies disclose and manage climate-related risks. The TCFD provides recommendations that...
Product, Service & Design Innovation
by Gregory Unruh, November 20, 2018
This is the third in a four-part series on geomimicry by renowned author and George Mason University professor Dr. Gregory C. Unruh. Read parts one and two. This series has looked...
Organizational Change
by Phuong Uyen Tran, November 20, 2018
Much has been said about how to grow a company and sustain that growth over time. From building a sales funnel and forming strategic partnerships to implementing the right IT systems and establishing...
The Next Economy
by Sustainable Brands, November 19, 2018
On Friday, Montreal’s McGill University announced the opening of the Bensadoun School of Retail Management (BSRM) — a hub for students, researchers and practitioners to work collaboratively...
Member News | Dow
Dow
Six innovative technologies from Dow, the world’s leading materials science company, were recognized with R&D 100 awards on November 16, 2018. The R&D 100 Awards, a signature program of R...
Member News | United Parcel Service
November 16, 2018 - UPS® (NYSE: UPS) today announced the launch of its 5th annual “Wishes Delivered” campaign. This global initiative spreads goodwill and inspiration by delivering a few very...
Product, Service & Design Innovation
by Sustainable Brands, November 19, 2018
Along with a wave of plant-based meat innovations from startups such as Beyond Meat, Impossible Foods and Right Treat, which are giving the meat industry a run for its resource-intensive money, a new...
Waste Not
by Sustainable Brands, November 16, 2018
The global movement to end textile waste continues, with the release of outer- and undergarments from new and established brands alike. Image credit: United by Blue United by Blue (UBB), the...
Leadership
by Simon Mainwaring, November 16, 2018
Brands that position themselves as purpose-driven activists dedicated to using profits to further their mission carve out a competitive advantage amongst today’s conscious consumers. Lyft is an...
Member News | Scouts
Bear Grylls
Millions of young people around the world know Bear Grylls as a Global adventurer, TV host and best-selling author with a passion for Scouting. Now, as the new Chief Ambassador for the entire global...
Marketing and Comms
by E.B. Moss, November 15, 2018
National Geographic has kept pace as the country’s demographics rapidly shift and the cultural definition of immigrants, identity and families continues to evolve, having recently launched a...
Member News | AT&T
grind2energy
  Next week Americans across the country will sit down with their friends and families to celebrate Thanksgiving. Collectively, those families will also throw away an estimated 200 million...
Member News | General Motors
Habitat
General Motors’ CAMI Assembly Plant in Canada has received the Wildlife Habitat Council’s highest recognition for overall excellence in corporate conservation, the Gold Program Award. General Motors...
Member News | PepsiCo
Recycling
Colgate’s support of The Recycling Partnership is part of the All In On Recycling challenge, which kicked off with a $10 million investment from the PepsiCo Foundation this summer. The goal of this...
Member News | Procter & Gamble
P&G
The Procter & Gamble Company extends its long history of doing good in the world by bringing the comforts of home to those impacted by disasters, continuing to spark conversations about diversity...
Supply Chain
by Sustainable Brands, November 14, 2018
This week, Land O’Lakes SUSTAIN (LOLS), a leading solutions provider advancing and connecting stewardship efforts throughout the food system at scale — from farmers to ag retailers to partners such...
Business Case
by Sustainable Brands, November 14, 2018
“Purpose” is one of three critical dimensions of overall reputation, according to the 2018 Porter Novelli/Cone Purpose Premium Index: How Companies Can Unlock Reputational Gains by Leading with...
Collaboration
by Caroline Holme, November 14, 2018
Our oceans have never been more threatened. The great challenges of overfishing, climate change, pollution and habitat loss have taken a terrible toll, jeopardising vital fish stocks and the lives...
Waste Not
by Gregory Unruh, November 13, 2018
This is the second in a four-part series on geomimicry by renowned author and George Mason University professor Dr. Gregory C. Unruh. Read part one here. Geomimicry, which is the human imitation of...
Member News | Johnson & Johnson
J&J
Now in its second year, the 2018 Africa Innovation Challenge is open to innovators and entrepreneurs from Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Tanzania, Nigeria & Ghana among other African countries. The...
Member News | BASF
BASF
BASF has started production of methanol on the basis of renewable raw materials according to the biomass balance approach. The product name is EU-REDcert-methanol. The company replaces fossil raw...
Member News | DuPont
DuPont
In another step toward promoting sustainability and the bio-economy, DuPont Biomaterials has elevated its partnership with The Ellen MacArthur Foundation by joining the organization’s Circular...
Member News | Braskem
Braskem
Braskem, the Americas’ largest resin producer and the world’s leading biopolymer producer, has defined a series of global initiatives to boost the Circular Economy in the production chain of...
Leadership
by Stephanie Williams, November 13, 2018
Following the analysis of over 6,000 studies, the world’s leading climate scientists at the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) last month released a Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°...
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