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Hurricane Michael Highlighted the Growing Diversity of Corporate Responses to Natural Disasters

By Carol Cone, CEO of Carol Cone ON PURPOSE
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Arriving on the heels of Hurricane Florence, Hurricane Michael proved again that companies are making significant commitments to relief and recovery efforts in the wake of natural disasters. Our round-up of Hurricane Florence corporate response efforts covered some innovative ways that companies are reacting to disasters.

American Chemical Society Presents Merck with Green Chemistry Challenge Award

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We're proud to be named a winner of the American Chemical Society's Green Chemistry Challenge Award. The award recognizes companies for innovative processes in reducing waste and the generation of hazardous materials.

Learn more about our green and sustainable science here: https://bit.ly/2OwNFW7 

Nestlé Partners with Tembo Education to Drive Greater Nutritional Awareness in East Africa

New partnership, launched through HENRi@Nestlé, aims to utilize Nestlé for Healthier Kids initiative in the Nestlé East and Southern Africa Region (ESAR) by sending customised, nutrition based curriculum to parents via SMS and WhatsApp messages
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NAIROBI, November 1, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Nestlé has partnered with Tembo Education to deliver customised, nutrition-based curriculums to families across Kenya, through SMS and WhatsApp messages. The aim is to help families provide their children with the best possible nutritional start in life by delivering information, tools and tips that could tackle malnutrition and potentially save lives.

FCA US Offers Employees, Families Personalized Support and a Digital Tool to Better Manage Critical Gaps in Diabetes Care

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  • Pilot program features a digital glucometer with real-time alerts and connections to health care professionals
  • Program provided at no charge to salaried employees, retirees and covered dependents
  • Represents latest innovation by award-winning employee health and wellness team
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  • Pilot program features a digital glucometer with real-time alerts and connections to health care professionals
  • Program provided at no charge to salaried employees, retirees and covered dependents
  • Represents latest innovation by award-winning employee health and wellness team

Private Sector Harnessing Power of Digital Innovation to Overcome Development Challenges and Improve Lives

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Digitalisation is creating unprecedented opportunity for development and innovation. Companies are harnessing this potential to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals while still maintaining business bottom lines. 

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Digitalisation is creating unprecedented opportunity for development and innovation. Companies are harnessing this potential to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals while still maintaining business bottom lines. 

Helping Kids Cope with Cancer: Tough Questions Interviews Dan Amos, CEO of Aflac

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“I think I always thought I might be in the insurance business,” said Dan Amos, CEO of Aflac. “My family had been in it and it was just something I thought I might like.”

Aflac CEO Meets His Match With Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® Tough Questions Program

Dan Amos faces 11-year-old cancer survivor Chloe Davison in ‘hard-hitting’ interview
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COLUMBUS, Ga., November 1, 2018 /3BL Media/ – In what he describes – tongue firmly in cheek – as “one of the toughest interviews I’ve ever done,” Aflac Chairman and CEO Dan Amos, the second longest tenured CEO in the Fortune 200 and four-time recipient of the Harvard Business Review’s recognition as one of the 100 Best-Performing CEOs in the World, recently sat down at the company’s headquarters in Columbus, Georgia, for an interview with 11-year-old cancer survivor Chloe Davison of Grants Pass,

Introducing Sysco Simply: A Platform Dedicated to Health and Well-Being Food Solutions

Making the Choice Simple. Sysco Simply.
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HOUSTON, November 1, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- Sysco Corporation (NYSE: SYY), the leading global foodservice distribution company, announced today the launch of Sysco Simply, a platform designed to enable our customers to accommodate the growing consumer demand for varied dietary and lifestyle choices. Based on customer insights, feedback and industry trends, the first focus area of Sysco Simply is plant-forward dining; including vegan, vegetarian, flexitarian and plant-based protein products.

Kite Employees Assemble Care Packages for Families Affected by Cancer

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Last week, our Kite employees volunteered at Family Reach, assembling 400 care packages for families affected by cancer.

Family Reach is a non-profit organization that works with 300 hospitals and cancer centers nationwide to support families who are battling cancer through financial aid and education.

Click here to learn more about Family Reach's mission.

Read more about Gilead's commitment to supporting communities.

Durkan Rolls Out the Pink Carpet for Susan G. Komen with Specify for a Cure

Durkan’s New Camélia Rose Carpet Collection Signifies Love and Hope
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What are we loving right now? Our new Camélia Rose broadloom carpet collection – inspired by love, enhanced with patented technology, and designated to help find a cure.

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