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Blog from in Philanthropy
Jul 2, 2020 2:00 PM ET

After weeks of protests and swift reform on the part of lawmakers and police, the Black Lives Matter movement is rocking the pillars that uphold institutional racism and to date has swept some 2,000 cities in the U.S. and reached 60 other countries.


International coffee brand featured in nine Marine bases coast-to-coast.

Press Release from in Human Resources
Jul 2, 2020 2:00 PM ET

NEW ORLEANS, July 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ – PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans (PJ’s Coffee) has some big news brewing for our men and women in uniform. The brand recently launched a partnership with Sodexo, the world’s leading provider of food services, to feature its coffee in select United States Marine Corps bases across the country, spanning from California to South Carolina. Military personnel can enjoy an array of coffee blends in 51 mess halls and 62 “brew stations,” within nine bases.


Blog from in Marketing, Media & Communications
Jul 2, 2020 2:00 PM ET

In 2020, New Holland Agriculture, a global agricultural brand of CNH Industrial N.V., turns 125 years old: more than a century of commitment towards five generations of farmers across the globe, making their lives easier and the agricultural business more efficient and sustainable.


by Tim Boven, Dow MobilityScience Growth Director

Blog from in Green Building
Jul 2, 2020 1:30 PM ET

The pandemic has made it more apparent than ever that we need to accelerate the drive towards low-carbon mobility.


By TAPINTO PISCATAWAY STAFF

Article from in Philanthropy
Jul 2, 2020 1:00 PM ET

LIXIL Americas of Piscataway has teamed up with volunteers from Jersey City Rapid Maker Response Group (JCRMRG) to manufacture and distribute thousands of face shields to first responders and medical workers in communities across the US that are battling COVID-19.


By Jerri Barrett, Marketing and Event Consultant

Article from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jul 2, 2020 12:00 PM ET

COVID-19 has significantly impacted the event industry, forcing some organizations to cancel 2020 events, while others are moving to virtual events.


America needs a better skill-matching system if workers are to find their footing after the pandemic recedes.

Blog from in Sustainable Development Goals
Jul 2, 2020 11:45 AM ET

Every day, we are inspired by the essential workers on the frontlines of this pandemic—by their commitment to working despite the risks and their resourcefulness and tremendous talents under duress. The workers manning grocery stores, the janitors sanitizing hospital wards, the warehouse workers fulfilling our online orders – they all share one thing in common: they are a part of America’s low-wage workforce. They are the workers keeping things going for the rest of us—and yet, many of them are financially insecure and lack opportunities for advancement.


By Carl R. Tannenbaum, Ryan James Boyle, Vaibhav Tandon

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jul 2, 2020 11:30 AM ET

SUMMARY

  • The Coronavirus Breaks Containment
  • Space Available
  • The Cost of Staycations

Outdoor brand Timberland rolls out a purpose-led retail space that speaks to its commitment to a greener future

Article from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jul 2, 2020 11:20 AM ET

By Jennifer Acevedo

The ideals of a purpose-driven brand are nothing new to Timberland (Stratham, N.H.), which for nearly 100 years has dedicated itself to fostering a love of nature and the outdoors as well as advocacy of global green initiatives. Recently, the retailer announced a commitment to plant 50 million trees around the world by the year 2025 to kick off its “Nature Needs Heroes” global campaign.


Press Release from in Finance & Investment
Jul 2, 2020 11:15 AM ET

TORONTO, July 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Recognizing its unique opportunity as a global financial organization to advance climate transition and promote sustainable economic growth, Scotiabank is pleased to announce the launch of a new Sustainable Finance Group within its Global Banking and Markets (GBM) division. The new team will further Scotiabank's Climate Commitments, announced in November 2019, to support clients in the transition to a low-carbon economy, decarbonize its own operations and contribute to the global conversation on climate change. 


Article from in Health and Wellness
Jul 2, 2020 11:05 AM ET

As the profound impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic have been felt in communities around the world, it has become increasingly clear that the scale of this crisis will force a significant shift in how we live, work, and connect to what matters. While there is still much uncertainty ahead, we know that the challenges that existed before the pandemic are being exacerbated and that some of our most vulnerable populations are facing even greater risks to their health and wellbeing.


Blog from in Human Resources
Jul 2, 2020 11:00 AM ET

Companies around the world have remained silent to their role in racism for centuries. No matter how well-crafted or well-intended, it is not enough for corporations to just make public statements and large donations to racial justice organizations. Without action, these statements can land as nothing more than platitudes from a PR playbook.


By Matthew Dillon

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jul 2, 2020 10:30 AM ET

From research labs to the boardroom, responsible stewardship and trust have been hallmarks of IBM’s culture for more than a century. 

The annual IBM Corporate Responsibility Report, published on June 29, details IBM’s performance and progress in 2019 and beyond on a wide variety of issues. Those include how the company operates with trust and transparency: how it supports its employees, the company’s social impact, protecting the environment, responsible supply chain management and governance.


Article from in Health and Wellness
Jul 2, 2020 10:00 AM ET

Highlights

  • In a rare show of bipartisanship, Democrats and Republicans have offered a solution to growing food insecurity concerns amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Democrats and Republicans have proposed a resolution that calls for the Secretary of Agriculture to collaborate with the House of Representatives to “supply seeds, preserving materials, and manuals to help citizens grow and preserve crops from their Victory Gardens during the COVID–19 crisis.” 
  • According to the USDA's 2019 Household Food Insecurity in the United States report, 37.2 million people lived in food-insecure households in 2018. By...

Press Release from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jul 2, 2020 9:00 AM ET

July 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ - ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year LG Electronics USA is encouraging consumers to “Flip Your Fridge” in a nationwide retail promotion that offers attractive discounts on ENERGY STAR certified LG refrigerators. This year’s Independence Day Promotion coincides with the U.S.


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