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Meeting the Requirements of The Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Initiative

Posted: Apr 09, 2014 – 08:55 AM EST

GENEVA, Apr. 09 /CSRwire/ - DATE: May 29, 2014 WEBINAR TITLE: Meeting the Requirements of The Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Initiative SYNOPSISThe objective of this webinar (45-minute presentation / 15-minute QA) is to provide organizations in the pharmaceutical supply chain with the understanding they...

McDonald's Awards Suppliers for Advancing Global Sustainability Initiatives

Posted: Apr 01, 2014 – 10:00 AM EST

OAK BROOK, Ill., Apr. 01 /CSRwire/ - McDonalds today announced its 2014 Best of Sustainable Supply winners in a report highlighting how suppliers achieved significant results by identifying opportunities and applying sustainable solutions in diverse places around the world. McDonalds leadership and industry...

Aveda, Pioneer of Natural Beauty Products Becomes 30th Company to Join BICEP Coalition

Posted: Mar 13, 2014 – 02:15 PM EST

BOSTON, Mar. 13 /CSRwire/ - BICEP (Business for Innovative Climate Energy Policy) announced today that Aveda, the Minnesota-based manufacturer and distributor of botanically-based personal care products, has joined the BICEP coalition to advocate for innovative climate and clean energy policies. Aveda becomes the...

Motorola Solutions and AVX Expand Solutions for Hope in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Posted: Mar 13, 2014 – 09:00 AM EST

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. and FOUNTAIN INN, S.C., Mar. 13 /CSRwire/ - Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) and AVX Corporation (NYSE: AVX) today announced expansion of Solutions for Hope to the Province of North Kivu, the conflict-prone area of the Democratic Republic of the Congo...

MGM Resorts International Named One of America’s Top Corporations For Women’s Business Enterprises

Posted: Mar 12, 2014 – 01:13 PM EST

LAS VEGAS, Mar. 12 /CSRwire/ - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is one of s Top Corporations for Womens Business Enterprises, according to the Womens Business Enterprise National Council, a national leader in womens business development and certification. The Top Corporations list is...

Shareholders Seeking Stronger Responses from Companies as Climate Change Concerns Deepen

Posted: Mar 07, 2014 – 10:59 AM EST

BOSTON, Mar. 07 /CSRwire/ - Motivated by mounting scientific evidence that human activity is a leading cause of climate change, major institutional investors are pushing for stronger actions from companies in climate-related shareholder resolutions in the 2014 proxy season. Led by Walden Asset...

Verego and Corporate Thought Leaders Launch the Verego Steering Committee

Posted: Mar 05, 2014 – 03:00 PM EST

NORTHVILLE, Mich., Mar. 05 /CSRwire/ - Verego LLC., a global standard, assessment, consulting and certification firm focused on Corporate and Social Responsibility, announces the formation of the Verego Steering Committee, a multi-industry group of executive Thought Leaders from global organizations. These executives bring...

2b Design, Which Creates Art from Conflict Zone Salvage, Gains B Corp Certification

Posted: Feb 18, 2014 – 05:52 PM EST

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and BEIRUT, Lebanon, Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - 2b design (2bdesign.biz), which transforms architectural salvage from conflict zones and other reclaimed materials into one-of-a-kind home dcor items, announced it has become a certified B Corporation. The prestigious designation is awarded to companies...

Unilever, Symrise and GIZ Join Forces to Support Vanilla Farmers

Posted: Jan 29, 2014 – 04:00 AM EST

LONDON, ROTTERDAM, HOLZMINDEN and ESCHBORN, Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - Unilever, its supplier Symrise and the Deutsche Gesellschaft fr Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH today announced a partnership to improve the livelihoods of 4,000 vanilla farmers in the Sava region, Madagascar. This unique development partnership...

Global Easy Water Products Joins the Business Call to Action

Posted: Jan 28, 2014 – 04:22 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 28 /CSRwire/ - Global Easy Water Products (GEWP), a leading social enterprise has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with plans to provide low-cost micro irrigation systems for smallholder farmers in India. The company expects to reach 300,000 families...

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