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(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Many companies continue to be skeptical about the business viability of creating more sustainable products. Those who are less enthusiastic about the idea of achieving competitive advantage through sustainability can draw some inspiration from those who are reaping the benefits of building brands with a positive social and environmental impact.


1 day 18 hours ago

(3BL Media/Just Means) - Animal welfare is an increasingly important CSR issue and it’s just moved even more to the center of the corporate conversation on the topic.


2 days 22 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Leading companies increasingly recognize the importance of embedding sustainability into their business models. However, professionals seeking sustainability outcomes face certain barriers. Return-on-investment rules are a long-standing challenge, and overcoming them requires positive engagement with finance teams. Presenting a strong business case is another key challenge, requiring creative work across the organization and often with external stakeholders.


4 days 19 hours ago

(3BL Media/Just Means) -​ ​Nestlé has unveiled the finalists for the Created Shared Value (CSV) Prize 2016. These are​ ​Natural Extracts Industries (NEI) from Tanzania and Agro-Hub from Cameroon.


5 days 16 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - This week, a couple of important shareholder resolutions will be brought forward in the annual meetings of energy giants Exxon-Mobil and Chevron.


6 days 10 hours ago

(3BL Media/Just Means) - In ​​the context of the 69th World Health Assembly that kick​ed​ off today in Geneva, Swtizerland, Novartis will be presenting ​the concept and results of its novel approach ​to tackle chronic diseases in resource-constrained countries.


6 days 14 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Millennials — the 20 and early 30-somethings that everyone is talking about; who are closely linked to technology’s rapid ascent; and who are expected to make up 50 percent of the workforce by 2020 — have become more than a demographic age group.


6 days 14 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – It’s now a moral and economic crisis when many young Americans graduate from high school without being on a pathway to a well-paying job. In Greater New Orleans, nearly one in five young people are neither working or in school.


6 days 22 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Nearly 15 percent of Americans fall below the poverty line, which is set at about $24,000 a year for a family of four. Historically, foundations have helped the disadvantaged by granting money to nonprofits to provide social services. But now, some are supporting for-profit enterprises that aim to bridge the glaring income gap between those at the top and the bottom of the pyramid.


1 week 7 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Sustainable manufacturing is not just about transforming products by using more eco-friendly materials, but also about how to make them using green technology, renewable energy, skilled labor and sustainable innovation. The key to achieving this is through building more sustainable factories that place highly trained, engaged and valued workers at the center.


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