June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Today, 3BL Media named Yum! Brands to its 100 Best Corporate Citizens list. The recognition demonstrates the continued commitment of KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and The Habit Burger Grill to being good corporate stewards and showing progress through ongoing public reporting and disclosure.
AUSTIN, Minn., June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ — Hormel Foods, a global branded food company (NYSE: HRL), has been named to the 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by 3BL Media, recognizing outstanding environmental, social and governance (ESG) transparency and performance among the 1,000 largest, U.S. public companies.
RYE BROOK, N.Y., June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, has been named one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens in 3BL Media’s annual ranking of public companies. Xylem ranked 16th in an assessment of 1000 companies globally, rising two places since its 2019 evaluation. The Company also took second place among all Capital Goods companies in the list.
June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - On 3BL Media’s 2020 100 Best Corporate Citizens list, Intel ranked No. 6 for its standout environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance among the 1,000 largest U.S. public companies. Notably, Intel has made the 100 Best Corporate Citizens each year since 2009 and is the only company in the Russell 1000 to make the top 10 every year since 2012.
Owens Corning, Citi and General Mills top annual cross-industry, U.S. ranking
NEW YORK, June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - 3BL Media announced today its annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking, recognizing leading environmental, social and governance (ESG) transparency and performance amongst the 1,000 largest U.S. public companies.
Owens Corning tops the ranking for the second consecutive year and is followed by Citi, General Mills, Cisco and HP.
June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Covid-19, the climate crisis and social inequalities are critical issues that businesses are being tasked to help address. This brings an increasing need for business to present accurate impacts and actions that prove they’re a force for good. Now, maybe more than ever before, it’s vital that business can outline future ambitions and resilience, whilst communicating a purpose that helps address the current challenges that we face.
New Strategic Directions Report reflects critical role of data in ‘digital’ water systems
VERLAND PARK, Kansas, 16 June 2020 /3BL Media/ – Facing a diverse array of headwinds to their operations, U.S. water industry leaders are looking to accelerate innovation in strategy, operations and capital planning by harnessing digital assets and data analytics, Black & Veatch’s newly released Strategic Directions: Water Report finds.
Sustainable Brands and SOCAP Global Announce Strategic Partnership to accelerate ESG innovation through CFO
SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Sustainable Brands ® (SB) and SOCAP Global (SOCAP) today jointly announce the formation of a partnership to bring to market Integrate 2020, the evolution of SB’s New Metrics conference, now in its 8th year. The vision for this virtual conference is to address the shift to a balanced stakeholder approach from the shareholder practice of the last fifty years, and the players driving it.
GRI ready to support European reporting standards on sustainability impacts
June 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ - GRI, provider of the world’s leading standards for sustainability reporting, has expressed full support for the European Commission’s plans to revise the Non-Financial Reporting Directive (NFRD), for which a public consultation closed on 11 June.
This process sought views from all stakeholders on how to improve public reporting of sustainability information by companies to underpin the sustainable economy objectives of the EU Green Deal.
Public comment period begins for updated Universal Standards
June 11, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Changes to improve how organizations use the GRI Standards to disclose their impacts on the economy, environment and people have been made available for global consultation.