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BSR Conference 2014 Twitter Contest

Enter to Win a Free Pass to Our Annual Event

Enter to win a pass to the BSR Conference 2014 through our first-ever Twitter contest, which runs from September 15-25.


To enter, tweet this: I want to attend the BSR Conference 2014: Transparency & Transformation #winBSR14


Now Tweet With #KFCWishBucket For Playgrounds & Libraries For Ladakh Kids


Last Christmas, KFC gave some stiff competition to Santa through the KFC Wish Bucket campaign. Fans got an opportunity to make a wish by tweeting #KFCWishBucket followed by their ultimate Christmas wish with the top 10 wishes being granted by KFC. Here’s the video capturing the magic of #KFCWishBucket.

Fiat S.p.A. named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index World

Press Release

September 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Fiat S.p.A. has once again been included in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World. The company received a score of 87/100 compared with an overall average of 58/100 for companies in the Automobiles industry evaluated by RobecoSAM, the specialists in sustainability investment. This result places Fiat Group’s economic, environmental and social performance  among the world’s leading companies. 

Christina Aguilera, Pizza Hut Fight Against Hunger


Christina Aguilera, multi-Grammy Award winner and international superstar, has been named as the World Hunger Relief campaign’s global spokesperson.

Owens Corning Earns Place on Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Fifth Straight Year

Again named industry leader for World Index Building Products group
Press Release

TOLEDO, Ohio, September 12, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- For the fifth year in a row, Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) has earned placement in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) in recognition of its sustainability initiatives.

How We Can Build Tomorrow’s Workforce to Benefit Society

by Tae Yoo

Today, AmeriCorps celebrates 20 years of “getting things done.” AmeriCorps has a huge impact in the United States. The program gives people the opportunity to work for a year with a nonprofit, school, public agency, or other organization that addresses societal needs.

10 *Firsts* Coming Up at #NewMetrics '14


As we get closer to my personal favorite among the growing list of Sustainable Brands events — New Metrics — I am finding it hard not to engage complete strangers on the street in excited attempts to share bits and pieces of the powerful program we have put together. Allow me to let some of that energy out by sharing 10 highlights — more specifically, 10 *firsts* — that will take place in the New Metrics plenary program in just over two weeks. 

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Quest Diagnostics Marks 10 Years on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index


For more on corporate social responsibility at Quest Diagnostics, check out our full 2013 Sustainability Report.

Press Release

For more on corporate social responsibility at Quest Diagnostics, check out our full 2013 Sustainability Report.

Cartoon Network Uses Mobile to Target Kids with Anti-Bullying Effort


Social media, smart phones and new technologies are fast changing the face of cause marketing. Issues become more visual, emotional and shareable. Participation becomes more personal, approachable and often viral.

A Focal Point Interview with Attorney Shawn Stevens

New FDA food safety rules could impact packaging manufacturers and converters

Shawn K. Stevens, one of the few attorneys in the U.S. whose entire practice is in representing the food industry, will bring his expertise to the packaging conference Focal Point 2014 on October 14 in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Register now and save $70.

Stevens will present "Where Food Packaging and FDA Regulation and Enforcement Collide: How to Package Your Risk on the New Food Safety Battleground."


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