Johnson Controls Wins “Sustainable Product of the Year” Award

Micro Hybrid battery may reduce fuel consumption by 15 percent per vehicle
Press Release

MILWAUKEE, April 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ - A battery pack that could revolutionize vehicle energy storage will be honored Wednesday as the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council’s “Sustainable Product of the Year.” 

The 48-volt Micro Hybrid battery was developed in Glendale, Wis. by engineers at Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company with established core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries.

Earth Month Spotlight: H&M and Zara Go Endangered-Forest Free


April is Earth Month, marked with a month-long celebration of the environment and a heightened focus on the impact of business on the natural world.

Sustainable Brands® Announces Partnership with MIT Sloan School of Management

World-class forum at New Metrics’14 will examine performance metrics
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, April 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Sustainable Brands® recently announced MIT Sloan School of Management Sustainability Initiative as co-presenting partner for the Sustainable Brands ’14 New Metrics conference, September 24-26, 2014 in Boston, MA.

Life Cycle Thinking: Helping Our Stakeholders Help The Earth


When it comes to being good stewards of the earth, we all want to do the right thing.  We strive to reduce our carbon footprint, avoid products that harm the air and water, and use recyclable materials whenever possible. But, good intentions only get us halfway.  It also requires strategic thinking.

Can Brazil Get Its Roller Coaster Economy Back On Track?

By Judith Magyar, Senior Director, Strategic Communications, Global Mobility Solutions, SAP

Brazil’s economy has been on a roller coaster. The Economist followed the country’s skyrocketing fortunes in “Brazil Takes Off” then examined its crash in “

Sustainable Brands® Introduces Networking Hub Designed to Accelerate Net Positive Impact

Activation Hub at SB’14 San Diego to offer brand innovation tools and collaboration opportunities
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, March 19 2014 /3BL Media/ - Sustainable Brands® recently announced the Activation Hub, a new and integral component of

Top 12 Consumer Insights


People around the world are changing their attitudes, behavior and consumption patterns to support products and services that shift toward a global economy with health, dignity and happiness for all.

Sustainable Brands® Opens Entry for Startup Business Competition at SB’14 San Diego

Innovation Open calls for entries from socially and environmentally conscious business ventures
Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO, February 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Sustainable Brands® recently opened entry for the internationally known startup business competition Sustainable Brands Innovation Open (SBIO), which will take place at the SB’14 San Diego conference, June 2-5 2014.


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