IKEA Group announces strong sustainability progress Annual report on People & Planet strategy released
The IKEA Group Sustainability Report for fiscal year (FY) 2014, released today, shows its People & Planet Positive strategy is on track and delivering good results. Sustainability performance is announced today alongside strong financial... Full story
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Download the report here to find out how Thomas Cook is transforming for a better future.
90% of Executives See Collaboration as Critical for Sustainability Success; 86% Feel Boards of Directors Must Play a Strong Role in Sustainability Governance
Abbott is a diversified, global science-based company dedicated to fulfilling the promise of human potential through better health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has continually transformed to meet the changing needs of patients and consumers and to tackle society’s most significant healthcare concerns.
Diageo, a global leader in beverage alcohol, today announces 20 new sustainability and responsibility targets, to be achieved by 2020, in three core areas – leadership in alcohol in society; building thriving communities; and reducing environmental impact.
Corporate Responsibility remains a strategic investment for Piraeus Bank through which the Bank contributes to the development of the economy and society in every possible way. The Bank’s contribution to actions, programmes and initiatives regarding social, cultural and environmental work in 2013 accounted for 1.9% of the Group’s annual pre tax and provision profit and for 0.6% of the Group’s operational costs.
Today E.ON UK has published its annual Corporate Responsibility report, entitled ‘Doing the right things right’. The full report, a two page summary of commitments and supporting animated video can all be viewed here: www.eonenergy.com/2013report .
This report contains numerous concrete examples of BNP Paribas’ commitments. For instance, in 2013, the Group invested €168m in social entrepreneurship; and enabled more than 230,000 people to benefit from financial education workshops.
The Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI), the leading business-driven initiative supporting companies committed to improve working conditions in their global supply chains, is pleased to announce the programme of its upcoming BSCI Annual Conference 2014, which will take place on 13 November in Brussels.
Nationwide Building Society is two years into its five year citizenship strategy and strong progress has been made against the targets they set themselves.
Nominations for the 2016 Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize are now being accepted. The closing date is 28 February 2015.
Home entertainment and communications company Sky has released its 2014 Seeing the bigger picture reporting. On the company website, Sky gives details of its initiatives and progress in building a better, more sustainable business, bringing its work to life through twitter, news articles, videos and blogs.
Royal Mail makes a major contribution to the UK’s social and economic infrastructure. As the designated provider of the Universal Service, it plays a vital role in connecting millions of customers, businesses, organisations and communities – including those in the most remote rural areas.
Today, Honey Care Africa (HCA) was announced as the overall winner of the 2014 Nestlé Creating Shared Value Prize during the global Creating Shared Value Forum, co-organised by Nestlé and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.
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Stockland, Australia’s largest diversified property group, is proud to announce the launch of its online FY14 Sustainability Reporting. This supports the Annual Review 2014, the company’s third integrated report providing a strategic overview of its financial, social and environmental performance.
Alliance Boots is a leading international pharmacy-led health and beauty group delivering a range of products and services to customers. Working in close partnership with manufacturers and pharmacists, it is committed to improving health in the local communities which it serves and helping its customers and patients to look and feel their best. Its focus is on growing its two core business activities: pharmacy-led health and beauty retailing and pharmaceutical wholesaling and distribution, while increasingly developing and internationalising its product brands.
BHP Billiton, a leading diversified resources company, has published its 2014 Sustainability Report – Value through performance.
Global modular flooring experts, Interface, were one of the first companies to publicly commit to sustainability. In 1994, Interface, made a pledge to eliminate its impact on the environment by 2020. Known as Mission Zero®, it influences every aspect of the business and inspires the company to continually push the boundaries to achieve its goal.
PepsiCo, the global food and beverage company with brands like Frito-Lay, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker and Tropicana, has released its 2013 Corporate Sustainability and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) reports.