Key insights on a for-purpose economy from Benevity’s annual client conference
Imagine over 400 of the most inspiring people from some of the world’s most iconic companies, in one room, talking about the power of purpose. That was Goodness Matters 2019. Our world is changing, and businesses are uniquely positioned to become not just a force for good, but the force for good.
As a result of many factors, we are consuming more clothing than at any time in human history, over 100 billion garments annually. Compared to 15 years ago, consumers buy three times more garments every year and keep them half as long. The environmental impacts of this are major, but not beyond our control. Studies show that just by keeping our clothes an extra nine months, we can reduce our carbon, water and waste footprint between 20% and 30%.
Examine organizational risk and the strategic integration needed to build sustainable foundations for the future.
Registration is open for the 2017 AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit
Global business issues today require companies to manage a myriad of topics ranging from worker rights and environmental management to innovation - and the growth of legislative and customer mandates is anticipated to increase. Emerging issue awareness, compliance strategies and transparency has become the currency needed to be sustainable.
Organization Staff now WELL Accredited Professionals
MADISON, Wis. October 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Leonardo Academy president Michael Arny announced today Leonardo Academy’s support for The WELL Building StandardTM (WELL). This certification program addresses actions by building owners that benefit the health, wellbeing and productivity of building occupants.
An Update from KoAnn Skrzyniarz, Founder of Sustainable Brands
We live in an increasingly complex and volatile world. Changes sparked by the steady march of globalization, the reshaping of consumer and job markets, the impact of climate change, and the expansion of the Internet, among other influences, are reshaping customer priorities at local, national and global levels. Around the world, consumer trust in brands is low, brand relevance is increasingly in question, and the expectation that businesses deliver on VALUES as well as VALUE is becoming a consistent demand to a world in transition.
L’Oréal, Procter & Gamble, Kingfisher, LEGO and others to assemble around sustainability-led brand innovation
SAN FRANCISCO, July 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Sustainable Brands® spotlights SB’16 Copenhagen this week as the Northern European business community prepares to gather at the Radisson Blu Scandinavian Hotel in Copenhagen on September 26-28th to collaborate on how sustainabilit
Ford, Dow, General Motors, Erb Institute and others gathering in Detroit to conceptualize a future driven by sustainability-led brand innovation
SAN FRANCISCO, April 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Sustainable Brands® is bringing together over 145 notable sustainability leaders, influential business leaders, and prominent local and government representatives this week in Detroit to visualize a future of global social and economic prosperity.