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Mondelez International’s Cocoa Life Partners With FLOCERT to Verify Supply Chain

    Mondelez International’s Cocoa Life Partners With FLOCERT to Verify Supply Chain

Mondelez International, the world’s largest chocolate company, and FLOCERT, a socially focused global certification body, have unveiled a new partnership to verify cocoa volumes and commercial transactions for the company’s

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Nestlé Makes Progress on Empowering Women in Cocoa Supply Chain

    Nestlé Makes Progress on Empowering Women in Cocoa Supply Chain

Nestlé’s work to empower women in the cocoa supply chain in Côte d’Ivoire kicked off in 2013 and the Swiss food and beverages giant is making more headway with its

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Arla Foods to Ensure Responsible Approach to African Markets

    Arla Foods to Ensure Responsible Approach to African Markets

Arla Foods plans to grow in several African markets in the coming years, but this growth must be achieved in a responsible way that does not bring unintentional consequences for

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Eden Springs Helps Customers to Lower Their Environmental Impact

    Eden Springs Helps Customers to Lower Their Environmental Impact

Europe’s leading workplace drinks provider, Eden Springs, has offset over 184,000 tons of CO2 since 2010 – the equivalent of nearly 378,000 economy-class flights from London to New York. Eden

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Diageo Commits to New Sustainability and Responsibility Targets For 2020

    Diageo Commits to New Sustainability and Responsibility Targets For 2020

Diageo has announced 20 new sustainability and responsibility targets, to be achieved by 2020, in three core areas – leadership in alcohol in society; building thriving communities; and reducing environmental

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Nestlé’s Wyeth Nutrition Opens Unique Butterfly Meadow

    Nestlé’s Wyeth Nutrition Opens Unique Butterfly Meadow

Nestlé’s Wyeth Nutrition Infant Formula plant in Askeaton, County Limerick has become the first business in Ireland to create and open its own unique butterfly meadow. It has developed a

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Environmentally Efficient Freezers For Cool Ice Cream

    Environmentally Efficient Freezers For Cool Ice Cream

From January 2015, every new horizontal chest freezer Nestlé buys to store ice cream will use natural refrigerants rather than synthetic refrigerants. The new freezers are more energy efficient than

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‘Trust and Transparency Must be at the Core of Business’ – Paul Bulcke, Nestlé

    ‘Trust and Transparency Must be at the Core of Business’ – Paul Bulcke, Nestlé

Companies like Nestlé can only be successful over time if they live up to high ethical standards of human rights, CEO Paul Bulcke (pictured) told the recent United Nations Forum

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Europe’s Brewers Fulfilling Their Pledge to Tackle Alcohol Misuse

    Europe’s Brewers Fulfilling Their Pledge to Tackle Alcohol Misuse

The Brewers of Europe’s Second Year Report on the European Beer Pledge shows Europe’s brewers’ are keeping to their promise to promote the responsible consumption of beer, increase consumer knowledge

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Barry Callebaut Switches its European Supply of Cocoa Butter Equivalents (CBEs) to RSPO Fully Segregated

    Barry Callebaut Switches its European Supply of Cocoa Butter Equivalents (CBEs) to RSPO Fully Segregated

The Barry Callebaut Group has switched its sourcing of core Cocoa Butter Equivalents (CBEs) from RSPO mass balance to RSPO fully segregated material across its European operations, as of November

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Nestlé UK Becomes First Major Manufacturer Signed Up as the Principal Partner of the Living Wage Foundation

    Nestlé UK Becomes First Major Manufacturer Signed Up as the Principal Partner of the Living Wage Foundation

Nestlé UK has become a Principal Partner of the Living Wage Foundation, as the first major manufacturer accredited as a Living Wage employer. This new role demonstrates the company’s commitment

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Water Risk Threatens Business Growth For World’s Largest Companies

    Water Risk Threatens Business Growth For World’s Largest Companies

Two thirds of the world’s largest companies are reporting exposure to water risks, some of which have potential to limit growth. The news comes amid mounting shareholder concern around the business

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Sustainability Double For Coca-Cola HBC

    Sustainability Double For Coca-Cola HBC

Coca-Cola HBC, the world’s second largest bottler of products of The Coca-Cola Company, has been awarded an A rating by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) – and a place in

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Nestlé Opens its Most Water Efficient Factory

    Nestlé Opens its Most Water Efficient Factory

Nestlé has opened its most water efficient factory in the world in Mexico, in a move that the company plans to replicate in other Nestlé factories globally. Through new processes

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Nestlé Renews Partnership With Red Cross

    Nestlé Renews Partnership With Red Cross

Nestlé has announced the renewal of a long-standing collaboration between the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), committing to contribute SFr5 million (Eur4 million) over five

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Cream of Irish Business Win at 2014 Responsible Business Awards

    Cream of Irish Business Win at 2014 Responsible Business Awards

Glanbia Ingredients Ireland Limited (GIIL) and Diageo were voted cream of the crop, as they took home first prize for ‘Best Business to Business Partnership’ at the recent annual Responsible

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Nestlé Endorses Caring For Climate

    Nestlé Endorses Caring For Climate

Nestlé has announced its endorsement of Caring for Climate, the world’s largest coalition on climate issues, as part of the company’s long standing efforts to further provide climate change leadership.

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Coca-Cola HBC Named Industry Leader in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

    Coca-Cola HBC Named Industry Leader in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Coca-Cola HBC, the world’s second largest bottler of products of The Coca-Cola Company, has been named the industry leader amongst beverage companies in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI).

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PepsiCo Joins Calls for Action on Climate Change

    PepsiCo Joins Calls for Action on Climate Change

PepsiCo has strengthened its commitment to action on climate change by announcing new goals for phasing out equipment with hydroflourocarbons (HFCs), signing both the Ceres BICEP Climate Declaration and the

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Nestlé and Partners to Create 100,000+ Job Opportunities in Europe

    Nestlé and Partners to Create 100,000+ Job Opportunities in Europe

Around 200 companies have joined forces under Nestlé’s Alliance for YOUth to tackle the youth unemployment crisis in Europe, pledging to create more than 100,000 opportunities for young people in the

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Mondelez International Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Tenth Consecutive Year

    Mondelez International Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Tenth Consecutive Year

Mondelez International has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the tenth year in a row on the North America index and for the ninth year running on

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Mondelez International Releases First Well-being Progress Report

Mondelez International has issued its first report highlighting the company’s progress against its global well-being goals. The report details important stepsMondelez Internationalhas made to meet key well-being metrics in the

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Nespresso to Invest SFr500 Million in Sustainability Initiatives

    Nespresso to Invest SFr500 Million in Sustainability Initiatives

Nespresso is to announce its 2020 sustainability strategy based on a new SFr500 million (Eur414 million) investment to improve farmer

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Nestlé Announces Farm Animal Welfare Commitment

    Nestlé Announces Farm Animal Welfare Commitment

Nestlé has announced a major pledge to improve the welfare of the farm animals in its supply chain, following the

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Kellogg Publishes Fifth Diversity & Inclusion Report

    Kellogg Publishes Fifth Diversity & Inclusion Report

Kellogg Company has issued its fifth annual Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) report, ‘Features’, which details the company’s efforts toward strengthening

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Kellogg Company Announces New Responsible Sourcing Commitments and Renews Conservation Goals

    Kellogg Company Announces New Responsible Sourcing Commitments and Renews Conservation Goals

Building on the company’s heritage, Kellogg Company has announced new social and environmental commitments that will enrich the lives of consumers

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Nestlé Tackling Child Labour in Cocoa Farming

    Nestlé Tackling Child Labour in Cocoa Farming

Nestlé is helping hundreds of children whom it has found to be working on the Côte d’Ivoire cocoa farms where

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Tata Global Beverages Announces Guidelines to Sustainable Beverage Production and Consumption

    Tata Global Beverages Announces Guidelines to Sustainable Beverage Production and Consumption

Tata Global Beverages has announced plans for 100% sustainable sourcing by 2020. Tata Global Beverages’ sustainability strategy rests on five

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Nestlé UK & Ireland to be First Major Confectionery Company to Source 100% Sustainable Cocoa

    Nestlé UK & Ireland to be First Major Confectionery Company to Source 100% Sustainable Cocoa

Nestlé UK & Ireland has announced it is on target to achieve 100 per cent cocoa from sustainable sources by

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Coca-Cola Invests an Additional US$5 Billion for Long-Term Sustainable Growth in Africa

    Coca-Cola Invests an Additional US$5 Billion for Long-Term Sustainable Growth in Africa

The Coca-Cola Company and its African bottling partners have announced a new investment of US$5 billion. The investment, to be

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SABMiller Sets Out Ambitious New Sustainability Targets

    SABMiller Sets Out Ambitious New Sustainability Targets

SABMiller, the world’s second-largest brewer, is scaling up its globally-recognised sustainable development programmes with a set of ambitious new targets

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Latest Voluntary Action Plan to Tackle Harmful Drinking Unveiled

    Latest Voluntary Action Plan to Tackle Harmful Drinking Unveiled

Drinks producers and retailers have announced a significant range of voluntary industry actions to help the UK Government tackle alcohol

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Nestlé is First Major Manufacturer to Become a ‘Living Wage’ Employer in the UK

    Nestlé is First Major Manufacturer to Become a ‘Living Wage’ Employer in the UK

Nestlé has received accreditation as a Living Wage employer in the UK. The accreditation covers approximately 8,000 employees across Nestlé

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Nestlé Unveils the “Alliance For YOUth” in Europe

    Nestlé Unveils the “Alliance For YOUth” in Europe

Nestlé is building on the success of its “Nestlé Needs YOUth” employment initiative – designed to help tackle youth unemployment

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The Consumer Goods Industry Strengthens Commitment to Improving Health and Wellness for Consumers Worldwide

    The Consumer Goods Industry Strengthens Commitment to Improving Health and Wellness for Consumers Worldwide

Recognising the importance of health and wellness to consumers, The Consumer Goods Forum’s Board of Directors has reaffirmed its commitment

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Mondelez International’s Cocoa Life Program Unveils Third-Party Verification Framework

    Mondelez International’s Cocoa Life Program Unveils Third-Party Verification Framework

Mondelez International, the world’s largest chocolate company, has shared new plans to achieve third-party verification for its $400 million Cocoa Life

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Cargill Reports on Sustainable Cocoa Journey and Pledges to Accelerate Growth of Programme

    Cargill Reports on Sustainable Cocoa Journey and Pledges to Accelerate Growth of Programme

Cargill has released its first global progress report on its activities to support cocoa farmers, communities and the development of

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Strong Start For Nestlé’s Youth Employment Initiative

    Strong Start For Nestlé’s Youth Employment Initiative

Since the start of the year more than 4,000 young people under the age of 30 have benefited from ‘Nestlé

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Mondelez International Shares Sustainable Palm Oil Action Plan

    Mondelez International Shares Sustainable Palm Oil Action Plan

Mondelez International has published its sustainable palm oil action plan, which prioritizes suppliers that meet the company’s sustainability principles and

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FrieslandCampina on Track With Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Targets

    FrieslandCampina on Track With Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Targets

Since FrieslandCampina introduced its route2020 corporate strategy, with CSR and sustainability as cornerstones, the company has taken important steps towards

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Coca-Cola HBC Ranks Among Top Three Beverage Companies Globally For Sustainability

    Coca-Cola HBC Ranks Among Top Three Beverage Companies Globally For Sustainability

Coca-Cola HBC has published its 2013 Integrated Report. Titled ‘The best is yet to come’, the report discusses the company’s

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C&C Group Confirms Resignation From Portman Group

    C&C Group Confirms Resignation From Portman Group

Cider and beer company C&C Group, which owns the Magners, Blackthorn and Tennent’s brands, has confirmed its resignation from the

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Mondelez International Joins Chocolate Industry’s ‘CocoaAction’ Through World Cocoa Foundation

    Mondelez International Joins Chocolate Industry’s ‘CocoaAction’ Through World Cocoa Foundation

Mondelez International, the world’s largest chocolate company and a proud member of the World Cocoa Foundation since 2004, is lending

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