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Transparency in Sustainability Reporting Takes Centre Stage as Consumer Goods Leaders Launch First Collective Annual Report

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  • The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has today underlined its dedication to transparent reporting by launching its first Annual Report. The report reviews commitments, activities, and accomplishments of 400 CGF members over the last 12 months and highlights business leadership on sustainability.
  • It follows COP26 climate talks and the CGF’s announcement as a UN Race to Zero Accelerator to help increase progress towards net zero among its global membership.

Carrefour & Danone Join Forces With Five Other Food Industry Players and Win the 2021 Sirius Prize

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PARIS,November 29, 2021 /3BL Media/ - To meet the demand from consumers in France seeking better eating habits, Carrefour and Danone built an unprecedented partnership with several other major national brands: Barilla, Bel, Mars Food, Savencia and Unilever, with the support of The Consumer Goods Forum.

Sustainable Procurement for CPG Leaders: The Advantage Your Brand Needs

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The Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) – or Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) – industry faces extreme challenges amidst a period of pandemic-related rapid change. As industry leaders experience massive disruption to their top line revenue and supply chain resilience, prioritizing sustainability in go-forward strategies and recovery plans is essential.

The CGF Joins Colombia's Grand Alliance for Nutrition to Support Healthier Lives for the Most Vulnerable

CGF Member Jerónimo Martins Launches Wellbeing Programme Across Ara Stores, Tackling Malnutrition in Colombia
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BOGOTÁ, Colombia, September 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) has joined Colombia’s Grand Alliance for Nutrition – a First Lady and Presidential Council for Children led initiative that seeks to mobilise public and private sector actors, civil society, NGOs, international corporations, and academia to tackle malnutrition issues for the most vulnerable.

The Power of Holistic Action on Sustainability

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In the latest episode of the CGF Sustainability Podcast, host Louise Chester speaks to Fritz Micus, Director of Corporate Communications at Symrise. Take a listen to hear Fritz speak about Symrise’s innovative, multi-faceted sustainability strategy, and more.

Pursuing Purpose and Positive Change: CEO Spotlight With Özgür Tort

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In the latest episode of the CGF Podcast, host Louise Chester talks to Özgür Tort, CEO of Migros Ticaret, and outgoing co-chair of The Consumer Goods Forum’s Board of Directors. Özgür shares his insights from his time as co-chair during a time of transition to Coalitions of Action, as well as his thoughts on the big industry questions of the moment.

Major Retailers and Consumer Brands Commit to Eradicate Forced Labour from Global Supply Chains with Launch of New Coalition of Action

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  • 20 of the world’s leading consumer goods companies, members of The Consumer Goods Forum, take collective action to address the challenge of forced labour in their supply chains
  • In line with international agreements, Coalition members have developed a framework for deploying forced labour-focused Human Rights Due Diligence systems in their operations to identify, remedy and prevent forced labour risks and impacts

New Report Shows Results of London-based Supermarket Trials to Promote Healthier Diets and Lifestyles

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  • The Consumer Goods Forum’s Collaboration for Healthier Lives UK (CHL UK) initiative brings together retailers, manufacturers and other key stakeholders
  • Some of the results from successful trials highlight 13% more fruit and vegetables sold and 22% fewer packets of confectionary sold

Diageo Recognised as the World’s 19th Best Multinational Workplace by Great Place to Work® and Fortune

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LONDON, October 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Diageo, the world’s leading premium drinks company, announced today that it has been recognised as the 19th World’s Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work®, making the top 20 for the sixth consecutive year. The ranking is the world’s largest annual study of workplace excellence and identifies the top 25 best multinationals in terms of workplace culture.

Great Place to Work® Recognizes Mars as the Top Medium-Sized FMCG Employer in Switzerland

Mars Switzerland moves up three places as it makes the prestigious list for third consecutive year
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ZUG, Switzerland, May 7, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Mars Switzerland has been named as the fifth best workplace and top medium-sized FMCG by Great Place to Work® at a ceremony in Zurich on April 15th. This is the third consecutive year that Mars Switzerland has made the list and represents an increase of three places since last year.

The Great Place to Work® survey highlighted that 94% of Associates agreed that Mars is a ’great place to work’. 

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