March 24, 2017

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New Book Offers Guide to Social Enterprise and the Purpose-Driven Movement

Published: Feb 28, 2017 – 07:00 AM EST

BOISE, Idaho, Feb. 28 /CSRwire/ - At a time when corporations are experiencing a global crisis in consumer trust, author Russ Stoddard chronicles a revolution in business with the release of his new book, Rise Up-How to Build a Socially Conscious Business. A...

Consumer Goods Industry Highlights Actions to Promote Healthier Lives in New Case Studies Booklet

Published: Feb 27, 2017 – 11:57 AM EST

PARIS, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today published a new case studies booklet highlighting the positive actions of its members to create a culture of prevention and empower both consumers and employees to adopt healthier lives. The new...

Yum! Brands, KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell Expand Parental Time-Off Policy and Family Benefits for U.S. Corporate Employees

Published: Feb 27, 2017 – 10:11 AM EST

Louisville, KY, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) today announced an expanded parental time-off policy as part of the Company's ongoing commitment to its people-first culture and investment in its employees. The expanded parental time-off policy offers birth mothers 18 weeks...

VF Corporation Acts to Minimize Impacts on Endangered Forests

Published: Feb 27, 2017 – 09:35 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. , Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, today released its first-ever Forest Derived Materials Policy, which sets formal guidelines for the company's purchasing preferences and use of sustainable forest...

Companies, NGOs and Scientists Come Together Behind New Definition for “Regenerative Agriculture”

Published: Feb 27, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27 /CSRwire/ - Representatives from over 100 countries, including virtually all areas of food production, manufacturing, retailing and soil science have, for the first time, come together on a unified definition for the quickly emerging "Regenerative" approach to growing food...

Call for Scholarship Nominations! Military Veterans and Deserving Professionals Gain Breakthrough Skills in Sustainability

Published: Feb 24, 2017 – 07:43 PM EST

DURANGO, Colo., Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - Founded by a benefit company, SHERPA Sustainability Institute measures success, not only by financial performance, but also by our contribution to society. As part of our B-Corp Charter, SHERPA provides gratis seats to military veterans and other...

Mayor, Investors and Affordable Housing Partners Announce Launch of San Francisco Housing Accelerator Fund

Published: Feb 24, 2017 – 05:00 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - Mayor Edwin M. Lee, affordable housing developers and private investors announced their support on Thursday for an innovative new tool to help preserve and produce homes for working-class families in San Francisco. The San Francisco Housing Accelerator...

The Carlsberg Group Continues to Improve Its Sustainability Performance

Published: Feb 24, 2017 – 04:53 PM EST

Copenhagen, Denmark, Feb. 24 /CSRwire/ - Since 2015, the Carlsberg Group has delivered reductions of 6% in energy consumption (kWh/hl), 14% in CO2 emissions (kg CO2/hl) and 6% in water consumption (hl/hl). Meanwhile, 17% of the Group's energy consumption now comes from renewable...

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