July 31, 2015

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Enhancing Resilience to Climate Change in Southeast Asia: Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Group Joins the Business Call to Action

Posted: Jul 31, 2015 – 09:55 AM EST

TOKYO, Jul. 31 /CSRwire/ - Leading Japanese insurance company Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Group joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to enhance the resilience of 30,000 small-scale farmers in Southeast Asia by 2025 through its weather index insurance. The first...

Land, Air, and Now Water

Posted: Jul 30, 2015 – 02:04 PM EST

HOUSTON, Texas, Jul. 30 /CSRwire/ - TerraPass, a leader in sustainable carbon emissions solutions, is pleased to announce that not only do we help reduce the effects of climate change with our carbon offset and renewable energy credits, but we will also be...

MicroEdge Announces GIFTS Online 5.3

Posted: Jul 30, 2015 – 01:42 PM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C., Jul. 30 /CSRwire/ - MicroEdge, a Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLKB) company and provider of solutions to the giving community, today announced the release of GIFTS Online 5.3, a significant update to the leading cloud-based grants and scholarship management system. This release...

Seabourn Partners with Photographer Geoff Steven to Photograph UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Posted: Jul 30, 2015 – 11:28 AM EST

BONN, Germany, Jul. 30 /CSRwire/ - Have you heard? Were partnering with Geoff Steven, director of the Our Place World Heritage Collection, an official partner of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre. Through the partnership, Steven will capture images of less photographed World Heritage...

Gildan Releases 2014 Update of Corporate Social Responsibility Website

Posted: Jul 29, 2015 – 03:56 PM EST

MONTREAL, Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Gildan Activewear Inc. (TSX: GIL)(NYSE: GIL) today announced that it has released the 2014 update of the Company's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) website, genuinegildan.com, following the GRI-G4 guidelines. Included in the update are the Company's CSR...

UPS Makes Substantial Move To Renewable Fuels

Posted: Jul 29, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

ATLANTA, Ga. , Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced agreements for up to 46 million gallons of renewable fuels over the next three years, constituting a 15-fold increase over prior contracts and making UPS one of the largest users of renewable...

American Electric Power Releases 2014 Environmental Performance Summary

Posted: Jul 29, 2015 – 11:23 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - AEPs 2014 Environmental Performance Summary highlights the diversification of AEPs power generation portfolio along with investments in environmental controls that have resulted in environmental benefits. Since 2005, AEPs carbon emissions have gone down 15 percent while sulfur...

UPS Accelerates Progress Toward Sustainability Goals

Posted: Jul 29, 2015 – 10:30 AM EST

ATLANTA, Ga., Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - UPS (NYSE: UPS) today released its 13th annual Sustainability Report, highlighting its growing investment in alternative fuel and advanced technology vehicles and commitment to log 20 million hours of volunteer time by the end of 2020. With...

Sustainable Brands Relocates Brand Innovation Conference to Beaumont Windsor Estate

Posted: Jul 29, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Jul. 29 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands recently announced details for its pan-European conference to be held at the Beaumont Estate in Windsor, November 16-18. SB15 London will gather nearly 500 senior-level brand strategists, sustainability executives and business model innovators for co-creative...

Engaging the Workforce in Innovation Initiatives: An Interview with Stephen Garguilo

Posted: Jul 28, 2015 – 04:36 PM EST

BOSTON, Jul. 28 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Innovation as a buzzword is a thing of the past with organizations understanding it is a necessity to survive and stay relevant in the ever-changing market. Organizations are looking at structuring innovation process from ideation to...

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