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Obesity Prevention Researchers Find That Supermarket Circulars Promote Unhealthy Eating

    Obesity Prevention Researchers Find That Supermarket Circulars Promote Unhealthy Eating

Unhealthy foods are the most promoted items in supermarket circulars around the world, according to an analysis by Australian obesity prevention researchers. In a study just published in the leading

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IOI Loders Croklaan Achieves 100 Percent Traceability for Its Directly-Sourced Palm Oil

    IOI Loders Croklaan Achieves 100 Percent Traceability for Its Directly-Sourced Palm Oil

IOI Loders Croklaan, a leading producer of palm-based fats and oils to the global food industry, has announced that 100 percent of its directly sourced palm oil worldwide is traceable

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Sustainability is Not an ‘Add-on’ For Leading UK Vegetable Business

    Sustainability is Not an ‘Add-on’ For Leading UK Vegetable Business

Sustainability is central to the Produce World Group’s business according to the company’s Chairman and Chief Executive Neil Fraser. Writing in the annual review of the Group’s 4Life sustainability programme,

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Mondelez International Accelerates Action on Climate Change With New 2020 Global Sustainability Goals

    Mondelez International Accelerates Action on Climate Change With New 2020 Global Sustainability Goals

Mondelēz International has announced its sustainability goals for 2020, an ambitious end-to-end approach to reduce its carbon footprint. The new goals include reducing absolute carbon dioxide emissions from manufacturing in

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Tesco Introduces New Food Waste Saving Scheme

    Tesco Introduces New Food Waste Saving Scheme

Tesco customers can benefit from salads and citrus fruit that will stay fresh for up to two extra days, thanks to an industry leading initiative by the UK supermarket group.

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Mondelez International Scales Up Cocoa Life in Cote d’Ivoire With Barry Callebaut and Solidaridad

    Mondelez International Scales Up Cocoa Life in Cote d’Ivoire With Barry Callebaut and Solidaridad

Mondelēz International, the world’s largest chocolate company, has announced the expansion of its Cocoa Life program in Côte d’Ivoire. In line with its commitment to empower 200,000 farmers and invest

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Morrisons Milk Brand ‘Milk For Farmers’ Goes on Sale

    Morrisons Milk Brand ‘Milk For Farmers’ Goes on Sale

Morrisons’ new milk brand ‘Morrisons Milk for Farmers’ is now on sale with 23p or 10 pence per litre from every four pint bottle being distributed directly back to dairy

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Nestlé Meets 2015 Commitment to Promote Healthy Diets and Lifestyles

    Nestlé Meets 2015 Commitment to Promote Healthy Diets and Lifestyles

Nestlé has met one of its nutrition commitments for 2015 with the launch of the Nestlé Healthy Kids Programme in Jordan. It marks the 80th country the programme has reached.

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Maggi Launch Supports South Africa’s Healthy Heritage Vegetable ‘Morogo’

    Maggi Launch Supports South Africa’s Healthy Heritage Vegetable ‘Morogo’

Nestlé South Africa is launching a new line of Maggi noodles containing the green leafy vegetable ‘morogo’, which is being commercialised for the first time ever as a result of

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Produce World Food Waste Reduction Initiative Receives Waitrose Award

    Produce World Food Waste Reduction Initiative Receives Waitrose Award

A food waste reduction initiative run by the Produce World Group has received industry recognition at the Waitrose Way Awards. The awards are designed to recognise Waitrose suppliers’ outstanding efforts

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2 Sisters Sustainability Plan Under way

    2 Sisters Sustainability Plan Under way

Sisters Food Group, one of the UK’s largest food manufacturers, has started up a potato-powered energy plant as a first step in a new sustainability plan which aims to generate

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PepsiCo Sustainability Initiatives Deliver $375 Million in Cost Savings

    PepsiCo Sustainability Initiatives Deliver $375 Million in Cost Savings

PepsiCo has announced that its environmental sustainability programs saved the company more than $375 million since its goals were established in 2010. The savings were achieved through the continued progress

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Farmer Cooperatives in Cote d’Ivoire to Benefit From Access to Affordable Funding

    Farmer Cooperatives in Cote d’Ivoire to Benefit From Access to Affordable Funding

Farmer cooperatives in Cote d’Ivoire are set to benefit from access to affordable, commercial finance as a result of a first of its kind initiative supported by Cargill and the

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Brewers Join Forces to Increase Impact on Beer Responsibility

    Brewers Join Forces to Increase Impact on Beer Responsibility

On September 18 and beyond, three of the world’s largest brewers – Anheuser-Busch InBev, Carlsberg and Heineken, as well as local brewers and beer associations – are joining forces to

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Nestlé Tops Category in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    Nestlé Tops Category in Dow Jones Sustainability Index

A ‘zero water’ factory in Mexico, a UK confectionery factory that turns waste into renewable energy are just two examples of the kind of work that has helped Nestlé achieve

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Major Food Producers Missing Biggest Opportunity to Unearth Climate Risks

    Major Food Producers Missing Biggest Opportunity to Unearth Climate Risks

Many of the world’s biggest food, beverage and tobacco brands are missing their biggest opportunity to mitigate climate risks, shows new analysis by global non-profit CDP, formerly the Carbon Disclosure

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7,000 Young Job Seekers in Brazil to Benefit From Nestlé’s Global Youth Initiative

    7,000 Young Job Seekers in Brazil to Benefit From Nestlé’s Global Youth Initiative

More than 7,000 young job seekers across Brazil will be offered the chance to develop their professional skills and increase their employability, as Nestlé rolls out its Global Youth Initiative

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KitKat Makes Global Pledge to Use Only Sustainably Sourced Cocoa

    KitKat Makes Global Pledge to Use Only Sustainably Sourced Cocoa

KitKat is the first global chocolate brand to announce that it will use only sustainably sourced cocoa to manufacture all of its products, and will do so from the first

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Coca-Cola on Track to Meet 100% Water Replenishment Goal

    Coca-Cola on Track to Meet 100% Water Replenishment Goal

The Coca-Cola Company and its global bottling partners (the Coca-Cola system) are on track to meet their 2020 water replenishment goal by the end of 2015. Based on the Coca-Cola

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Rainy Days and Milk Cans – Saving Water in Vietnam’s Coffee Fields

    Rainy Days and Milk Cans – Saving Water in Vietnam’s Coffee Fields

In the coffee fields of Vietnam, everyday objects that are often thrown away are getting a new lease of life, as tools to help farmers save water by scheduling irrigation

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Water Reuse and Resource Efficiency Will Boost the European Food Sector: An international Conference in Brussels on 27 October 2015

    Water Reuse and Resource Efficiency Will Boost the European Food Sector: An international Conference in Brussels on 27 October 2015

Resource efficiency can represent an economic opportunity for the food sector with the help of innovative research that takes into account the environmental impact of a food item from its production through

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Nestlé Reaffirms Global Youth Employment Commitment

    Nestlé Reaffirms Global Youth Employment Commitment

Nestlé has shared details on the progress of Nestlé needs YOUth, its global initiative to tackle youth unemployment. Nestlé first launched Nestlé Needs YOUth in Europe in 2013, and pledged

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Premium Payments Continue to Improve Livelihoods in Cocoa Communities

    Premium Payments Continue to Improve Livelihoods in Cocoa Communities

Premium payments for certified sustainable cocoa are continuing to make a significant contribution to improving the livelihoods of cocoa farmers

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Nestlé Expands Apprenticeship Programme

    Nestlé Expands Apprenticeship Programme

Nestlé has launched ‘Project Opportunity’ in the US, a career acceleration programme to help people of all ages gain work

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Nestlé Launches Maternity Protection Policy For Employees Worldwide

    Nestlé Launches Maternity Protection Policy For Employees Worldwide

Nestlé has launched a global Maternity Protection Policy for its employees worldwide that is estimated to be one of the

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The Positive Cup – Nespresso Reports Sustainability Progress

    The Positive Cup – Nespresso Reports Sustainability Progress

Nespresso has reported significant progress towards achieving its sustainability goals, as the brand marks the first anniversary of the launch

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Nestlé Commits to Halving Food Waste Through Consumer Goods Forum

    Nestlé Commits to Halving Food Waste Through Consumer Goods Forum

Nestlé and other members of the Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) have announced a resolution to halve food waste across their

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Nespresso Wins Award For Recycling Project

    Nespresso Wins Award For Recycling Project

Nespresso France has won ‘Best Environmental Initiative’ in ‘Trophées Défis RSE’ 2015 for supporting innovation in recycling technology and developing

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Nestlé Joins the Global Apprenticeships Network (GAN)

    Nestlé Joins the Global Apprenticeships Network (GAN)

Nestlé has joined the Global Apprenticeships Network (GAN), a coalition of companies, employers’ federations and associations that addresses the global

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New Schools and Health Centers Benefit 14 Cocoa Farming Communities in Côte d’Ivoire

    New Schools and Health Centers Benefit 14 Cocoa Farming Communities in Côte d’Ivoire

A first of its kind public-private partnership between the Conseil du Café-Cacoa, Cargill and CAREhas enabled 14 cocoa farmer cooperatives

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Coca-Cola Enterprises to Reduce Calories by 10% Across Entire Portfolio and Halve Its Carbon Footprint By 2020

    Coca-Cola Enterprises to Reduce Calories by 10% Across Entire Portfolio and Halve Its Carbon Footprint By 2020

Coca-Cola Enterprises has launched its tenth annual Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability report, which includes its most ambitious commitments to date.

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European Palm Oil Industry Sets Course For 100% Certified Sustainable Palm Oil by 2020

    European Palm Oil Industry Sets Course For 100% Certified Sustainable Palm Oil by 2020

A new drive to address palm oil’s global sustainability challenges emerged at RSPO’s third European Roundtable held recently in Amsterdam,

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Alliance for YOUth Helps 50,000 Young Europeans Become More Employable

    Alliance for YOUth Helps 50,000 Young Europeans Become More Employable

50,000 young Europeans have found jobs or training opportunities in the first year of the Alliance for YOUth – a

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Mondelez International Reports Good Progress Against Global Well-being Goals in 2014 Report

    Mondelez International Reports Good Progress Against Global Well-being Goals in 2014 Report

Mondelez International has published its Call For Well-being 2014 Progress Report.  The report details how the world’s leading snacking company exceeded

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Mondelez International’s Cocoa Life Sustainability Program Fully Operational in Indonesia

    Mondelez International’s Cocoa Life Sustainability Program Fully Operational in Indonesia

Mondelez International, the world’s largest chocolate company, has announced its $400 million Cocoa Life program is fully operational in Indonesia,

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Nestlé to Transform Milk Factory to ‘Zero Water’ in California

    Nestlé to Transform Milk Factory to ‘Zero Water’ in California

Nestlé is investing in innovative technology to help reduce the amount of water it uses in California at the five

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Bernard Matthews Launches ‘The Big Green Plan’

    Bernard Matthews Launches ‘The Big Green Plan’

Bernard Matthews, the UK’s largest turkey producer, has launched ‘The Big Green Plan’ – a programme of green energy initiatives

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Nestlé Pledges to Reduce Food Loss and Waste

    Nestlé Pledges to Reduce Food Loss and Waste

Nestlé has pledged to reduce food loss and waste in a new initiative launched at a SAVE FOOD event in

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Monaghan Mushrooms to Benefit Internationally From Sustainability Award

    Monaghan Mushrooms to Benefit Internationally From Sustainability Award

International mushroom supplier Monaghan Mushrooms has joined an elite group of companies to be fully verified members of the Bord

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Mars Endorses Limitation On Added Sugars

    Mars Endorses Limitation On Added Sugars

Mars, Incorporated is supporting two important recommendations designed to help consumers limit their intake of added sugars and achieve healthier,

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Alimentarium Academy – Museum Launches Online Learning Platform For Kids

    Alimentarium Academy – Museum Launches Online Learning Platform For Kids

Nestlé’s Alimentarium museum has launched the Alimentarium Academy, an online learning platform developed with the help of Nestlé Research Center

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Diageo Unveils Ambitious Water Blueprint

    Diageo Unveils Ambitious Water Blueprint

Cutting water use in half, replenishing water in water stressed areas and returning all waste water back to the environment

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Arla Foods Ingredients Reveals Efforts to Reduce Malnutrition

    Arla Foods Ingredients Reveals Efforts to Reduce Malnutrition

Arla Foods Ingredients has published its first independent CSR report, in which it reveals its participation in a new ethical

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UK Grocery CEOs Go Back to School

    UK Grocery CEOs Go Back to School

Bosses of UK food and grocery companies are going back to school to help students understand how lessons learnt both

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Project SCALE to Showcase New Tools to Improve Food and Drink Supply Chain Efficiency and Sustainability

    Project SCALE to Showcase New Tools to Improve Food and Drink Supply Chain Efficiency and Sustainability

Project SCALE’s third and final UK conference showcases the tools it has developed to help food and drink companies improve

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Nestlé Publishes its 2014 Nestlé in Society Summary Report

    Nestlé Publishes its 2014 Nestlé in Society Summary Report

The just published 2014 Nestlé in society: Creating Shared Value report sets out the progress Nestlé has made in meeting

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Glanbia Ingredients Ireland Partners With FBD in Farm Safety Campaign

    Glanbia Ingredients Ireland Partners With FBD in Farm Safety Campaign

Glanbia Ingredients Ireland (GII) has joined forces with FBD Insurance to sponsor the new farm safety campaign -‘Champions for Change’.

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Eden Springs Supports New Water Initiative in Uganda

    Eden Springs Supports New Water Initiative in Uganda

Europe’s leading workplace drinks provider, Eden Springs is helping to fund the construction of clean water wells in Uganda. In

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Kellogg Company Named One Of World’s Most Ethical Companies

    Kellogg Company Named One Of World’s Most Ethical Companies

Kellogg Company has been included in Ethisphere Institute’s World’s Most Ethical Companies list for the seventh time since 2007. According

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Kellogg Company Named a Top Company For Executive Women

    Kellogg Company Named a Top Company For Executive Women

With four women on its board of directors, or 38%, and eight women holding spots on the company’s Global Leadership

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Heineken and UNIDO to Support Sustainability in Developing Markets

    Heineken and UNIDO to Support Sustainability in Developing Markets

The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and Heineken, the international brewer, plan to work together in a range of

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Carlsberg Makes Further Progress on Sustainability, Environmental Efficiency

    Carlsberg Makes Further Progress on Sustainability, Environmental Efficiency

Carlsberg has released its 2014 CSR report and Economic Contribution report. Following the recent announcement of a project to develop

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Nestlé Rolls Out Global Youth Initiative

    Nestlé Rolls Out Global Youth Initiative

The Nestlé Global Youth Initiative will help young people across the world develop skills and become more employable. It aims

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Danone and Mars Launch New Fund to Invest €120 Million in Farming Projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America

    Danone and Mars Launch New Fund to Invest €120 Million in Farming Projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America

Danone and Mars, two of the world’s leading food manufacturers, have announced the creation of an innovative investment fund aimed

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