Ethical Performance
inside intelligence for responsible business
 

news

Food sector CSR feels the pinch

April 2009

The global recession has pushed corporate responsibility down the priority list of the food industry.

A survey of 600 decision-makers in the in 54 countries shows that CSR, placed at number one last year, has fallen to third in 2009. This year’s most often stated priority was ‘the economy and consumer demand’, which ranked only fourth last year.  

The Paris-based Food Business Forum, which commissioned the study, said that despite the drop in ranking, CSR’s place in third spot showed it ‘can survive in a global recession’.




Food Business Forum | Global | Corporate Strategy

Further Information
http://www.ciesnet.com
BBMG1

3BL Media News
Membership
Sign up for Free e-news
Report Alerts
Job Vacancies
eNews
Events Updates
Best Practice Newsletter