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Article from in Awards and Recognition
Dec 10, 2018 2:30 PM ET

Visa has been named to the 2019 “JUST 100” list by Forbes and Just Capital, a nonprofit research organization that ranks the largest publicly traded corporations in the United States on responsible business practices, including environment, social impact and good governance. Visa placed at number 43 of 100, up 202 spots from last year’s ranking of 1,000.

By Andy Balaskovitz

Article from in Energy
Dec 10, 2018 2:30 PM ET

In a speech this week to a large, business-friendly crowd in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Consumers Energy President and CEO Patti Poppe presented an economic case for solar power, electric vehicles and moving past coal.

Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Dec 10, 2018 2:30 PM ET

From furniture to paper products, we all use forest products every day. And we all share a personal responsibility to protect our forests for the generations to come. Because trees provide the air we breathe, clean water to drink and resources we need to live, as well as playing an important role in combatting climate change through carbon sequestration, it’s important to do what we can to preserve forests today.

Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Dec 10, 2018 2:15 PM ET

CBRE Hong Kong has completed its 7th MoonTrekker 2018. 80+ CBRE athletes joined the 30/43k trail run on a Friday night. The event not only strengthened our #EmployeeAdvantage but also gave us an opportunity to raise funds for The Nature Conservancy.

On the 70th annual Human Rights Day, HP celebrates our partners and heroes working to improve the lives of workers and their families around the world.

Blog from in Philanthropy
Dec 10, 2018 2:05 PM ET

By Patrick Roger

Viewpoints: With support of civic-minded organizations like Wells Fargo, Feeding America helps hungry families put food on the table during the holidays and throughout the year.

Article from in Philanthropy
Dec 10, 2018 1:30 PM ET

Viewpointsinvites guest authors from outside of Wells Fargo to share an important perspective related to their work. Today, we welcome Claire Babineaux-Fontenot, CEO of Feeding America.

Multimedia with summary from in Finance & Investment
Dec 10, 2018 1:25 PM ET

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Ramy Inocencio sits down with the CEO Amit Bouri, the head of the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) during New York's first Sustainable Finance Week and Bloomberg's inaugural Global Responsible Investing Forum to discuss how investors are turning problems into profits. 

Multimedia with summary from in Awards and Recognition
Dec 10, 2018 1:15 PM ET

Eastman is honored to be designated a 2019 Military Friendly® Brand and Military Friendly® Employer. At Eastman, we not only salute those who served our country with honor, we hire them.

Learn more about our support of military personnel and veterans

Learn more about Military Friendly designations at http://militaryfriendly.com/2019-mfb/. 

Award-winning philanthropic program helps thousands of Guatemalan families.

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Dec 10, 2018 1:05 PM ET

AUSTIN, Minn., December 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ - December marks the 10th anniversary of Hormel Foods Corporation’s (NYSE: HRL) first shipment of SPAMMY®, a shelf-stable poultry product fortified with vitamins and minerals the company developed to help prevent childhood malnutrition in Guatemala. Hormel Foods donates more than 2 million cans of SPAMMY® each year, which helps thousands of families.

Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Dec 10, 2018 1:00 PM ET

This year, the amount of worldwide e-waste is expected to be about 50 million tons. The world’s growing demand to gather and compute enormous amounts of data will continue to consume energy and materials at unprecedented rates, so this amount is likely to rise. At HPE, it’s a business imperative to create a Circular Economy that eliminates waste – and saves IT departments money.

Multimedia with summary from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Dec 10, 2018 12:30 PM ET

As a major purchaser of fruits and vegetables, Sysco plays a leading role in improving agricultural standards among growers, processors and distributors. Now we’re doing more: doubling the availability of Sysco Brand organic produce and expanding our sustainable agriculture program to include five fresh crops.

To learn more about Sysco's commitment to Delivering A Better Tomorrow, read their 2018 Corporate Social Responsibility report here.

About Sysco

Returns add up for retailers - what's the smartest way to handle them?

Multimedia with summary from in Green Building
Dec 10, 2018 12:20 PM ET

E-commerce is not always a one-way street. As online purchases grow, so do returns. Our partnership with Optoro streamlines the returns process to maximize value of returned products, eliminate unnecessary shipping, and reduce waste. Here’s how this strategic alliance is transforming retail reverse logistics.

Blog from in Environment
Dec 10, 2018 11:05 AM ET

The urgency of the climate crisis is a daily reminder that we must take action. Keep in mind that August 1 marked 2018’s Earth Overshoot Day, the day by which humanity has consumed more resources than could be regenerated by our planet in one year.

The need for stronger action

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Dec 10, 2018 11:00 AM ET

December 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Forbes and JUST Capital recognize IBM as the leader in the computer services industry for its commitment to workers, communities and the environment. As the industry leader, IBM ranked number 5 in America’s top corporate citizens.

Press Release from in Education
Dec 10, 2018 10:45 AM ET

December 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ - For the fifth consecutive year, Arrow Electronics served as a lead sponsor for the 2018 Collegiate Inventors Competition, an annual contest that rewards innovations, discoveries and research by college and university students and their faculty advisors. With outreach to over 1,000 universities, 11 graduate and undergraduate teams from across the nation competed at the event, held last month at the United States Patent and Trademark Office in Alexandria, Va.