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Nestlé in the U.S. Releases 2016 Creating Shared Value Report


Nestlé in the U.S.’s 2016 Creating Shared Value Report highlights the company’s efforts and achievements in nutrition, health and wellness; environmental sustainability; rural development and responsible sourcing; water; and social impact. Nestlé has achieved over 40 percent of its U.S. objectives for 2016 through 2020, including five completed one year or more ahead of schedule.

Sodexo-Managed Dining Services at Chapman University Wins NACUFS 2017 Loyal E. Horton Dining Award

Randall Dining Commons wins Bronze in the Residential Dining Concepts category
Press Release

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 1, 2017/3BL Media/ - Chapman University has been recognized by the National Association of College and University Food Services (NACUFS) with a Loyal E. Horton Dining Award. The awards celebrate excellence in culinary innovation, menus, presentation and event-planning. The University earned a bronze in the Residential Dining Concepts category for its recently remodeled Randall Dining Commons resident dining facility.

How Basil is Helping a Community Get Back to Work, Grow Local, and Save Water

Nestlé Professional chefs are making some pretty awesome pesto

You probably cook with basil in your kitchen — for most of us it’s a staple herb, and not something we give much thought to as we chop it up and sprinkle it into our food. For a community in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, basil is more than just a flavor enhancer: it’s a way to reintegrate back into the community, to grow food sustainably, and sell that food locally to chefs at organizations like Nestlé Professional.

Business Opportunity and Social Good: Not a Zero Sum Game

How we created shared value in 2016

Driving purposeful change through Creating Shared Value would not be possible without the dedication of our 51,000 employees across the U.S. Throughout our 2016 CSV report, we highlight employees whose jobs directly impact and influence the implementation of our commitment to society- the faces of Nestlé.

#WorldMilkDay Highlights the Benefits of Dairy


While dairy products are naturally rich in calcium among other vitamins and minerals, they can be fortified to deliver even more nutrition that individuals and families in certain parts of the world may be lacking. Affordable dairy products can also help address local micronutrient deficiencies, particularly in developing countries.

Three Quality of Lifehacks for a Healthier You at Work

By: Quality of Lifehacks

You might not think of your workplace as a health hazard, but the effects of sitting all day at the office, grabbing a handful of candy as you walk by your coworker’s desk every day, and not drinking enough water are just a few of the unhealthy habits that can take a toll on your health.  Here are three Quality of Lifehacks that can make for a healthier you in the workplace and a more productive workday.

Building a Better School Lunch

Cargill partners with school districts across America to expand menu options and boost nutrition

by Marino Eccher

Start with scrambled eggs. Add a smorgasbord of potential fixings – diced peppers, onions, ham, crumbled sausage, shredded cheese – and a handful of sauces ranging from barbecue to soy. Spend 10 minutes mixing it all together and you might impress Charlie, an eighth grader at Indian Hills Junior High School in West Des Moines, Iowa.

Charlie has been selected to be the student culinary judge as his peers compete in their own version of the popular Food Network show “Chopped.”

Barilla 2017 “Good for You, Good for the Planet” Sustainability Report

A concrete contribution to the Global Agenda

The Barilla Group has released its 2017 Sustainability Report.

Highlights include Barilla actions to contribute to people’s and communities’ wellbeing and adapt to climate changes and planetary boundaries through collaborative efforts with many stakeholders. It’s a concrete report about Barilla purpose “Good for You, Good for the Planet”.

Day 200 of Amway’s 1000-Day Initiative to Reach 500K Malnourished by End of 2019

Multimedia with summary

800 DAYS: We’re 200 days into the Nutrilite Power of 5 Campaign’s goal to reach 500,000 malnourished by the end of 2019. Click here to see the faces of children around the globe that have been impacted by the Power of 5 Campaign.

Kids in the Kitchen

By: Steve Dunmore

Did you know that what your children eat today can have a lasting impact on their health and well-being for a lifetime? Eating healthy, nutritious food is not only important for a child’s normal growth and development, but can also help them maintain a healthy weight and lead to a better quality of life.


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