Confectionery Leader Engages TFT to Help Trace its Palm Oil Supply Chain
HERSHEY, Pa., Sept. 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) today announced a new palm oil sourcing policy that updates and strengthens its commitment to source 100 percent traceable and responsible palm oil, a commitment the company announced in December 2013.
Hershey CEO Recognized for Corporate Responsibility Leadership
Hershey, Pa., September 23 /3BL Media/ — Corporate Responsibility(CR)Magazine, which focuses on highlighting America’s most socially responsible chief executives, announced today that J.P. Bilbrey, president and CEO of The Hershey Company, has been named a 2014 Responsible CEO of the Year Award winner. The awards are presented to CEOs across industries who visibly exceed standards in the areas of employee relations, environmental impact, human rights, philanthropy and corporate responsibility practices.
Chief Executives Recognized for Exceeding Corporate Responsibility Standards
PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Corporate Responsibility(CR)Magazine, which shines a spotlight on America's most socially responsible chief executives, has announced today the winners of the seventh annual Responsible CEO of the Year Awards.
Assin Fosu, Ghana and Hershey, Pa., August 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ ― The Hershey Company today recognized three of Ghana’s best cocoa farmers as part of Hershey’s Learn to Grow program, which modernizes cocoa growing to improve farmer incomes and help communities.
Program to Transition to “Run Jump Throw” in 2015 Under New Partnership with USA Track & Field and Athletics Canada
HERSHEY, Pa., July 31, 2014 /3BL Media/ — The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) announced today that it will welcome more than 450 youth athletes to compete in the 37th Annual Hershey’s Track and Field Games’ North American Final Meet, on Saturday, August 2, at Henry Hershey Field on the Milton Hershey School campus in Hershey, Pa. Children ages 9 through 14 will come together for a celebration of excellence, full of new friends, learning, competition and fun.
Company places 46 in the ranking of 500 U.S. companies released
HERSHEY, Pa., June 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) was recognized today for its continuing commitment to environmental stewardship by Newsweek in its 2014 Green Rankings. Out of the top U.S. 500 companies named, Hershey placed 46, moving up 210 spots from the last ranking, in 2012.