Named to 2013 Dow Jones Sustainability Index; Releases Corporate Sustainability Report and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) report
PURCHASE, N.Y., Sept. 12, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP) today announced that it has been recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the eighth consecutive year, and by the DJSI World for the seventh consecutive year. Inclusion in the DJSI recognizes the company's leadership and continued innovation in sustainable business practices through Performance with Purpose, PepsiCo's goal to provide sustained value.
2012 was the year when the subject of energy moved from the business and science news sections of newspapers and Web sites to the front and home pages. Top energy stories for the year include a Citigroup report that projects the U.S. as becoming energy self-sufficient in the next ten years; the recording of the highest average gas prices for any year—$3.52 a gallon; continuing controversies over the use of coal and nuclear energy, the Keystone XL pipeline, and fracking; and the recording of the lowest U.S. carbon emissions in 20 years.
October 25, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Today SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) announced its sustainability update for the third quarter ending September 30, 2012. The results show the company’s progress toward helping manage opportunities and risks holistically for SAP and its customers. SAP made marked progress in achieving its sustainability goals and received industry recognition for sustainability leadership. However, business travel continues to put the company at risk of missing its annual carbon target of 480 kilotons.
(3BL Media) Jacksonville, FL - September 19, 2012 -CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) announced that it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America for the second consecutive year and was the only U.S. railroad listed in 2012.
“Sustainable practices improve today’s operations and position CSX for a strong future,” said Michael J. Ward, chairman, president and chief executive officer. “CSX remains committed to transparency and accountability and will continue to implement new sustainability strategies as our business grows.”
Food company named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index and the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index
(3BL Media) Omaha, NE - September 13, 2012 - ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG), one of North America’s leading packaged food companies, today announced that it has been named to two leading sustainability indices. For the second straight year the company has earned a spot on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, and for the first time, the company has been added to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP’s) 2012 Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index.