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Momentum Building Among Fortune 500 Around Climate Action, but Not at Scale Required

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June 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Sixty percent of Fortune 500 companies have set a climate or energy-related goal, yet they vary dramatically in terms of ambition and are not happening at the speed or scale needed to align with what the science requires, according to a new World Wildlife Fund (WWF) report. “More and more companies are setting voluntary climate goals and increasing their climate ambition, however it’s still not enough to stave off the worst impacts of climate change,” said Marcene Mitchell, WWF’s senior vice president for climate change.

CECP Launches 2020 Industry-Defining Giving in Numbers Survey

Leading analysis provides companies with a quantitative way to communicate their corporate purpose and refine their strategy and impact
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NEW YORK, January 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose © (CECP), is celebrating the launch of the 20th annual Giving in Numbers Survey, in partnership with hundreds of the world’s leading companies. Giving in Numbers is the unrivaled leader in benchmarking on corporate social investments, and this Survey is open to companies with revenues of US $2 billion or more.

UPS Longitudes | Growing Support for Resilient Response

Shari Rudolph @ Good360
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The Good360 Disaster Recovery Council (GDRC) launched in the fall of 2017 during what would become one of the most active Atlantic hurricane seasons on record.

Edward Jones Moves Up Ranks Among FORTUNE 500 for Eighth Consecutive Year

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St. Louis, May 25, 2020 /3BL Media/ —Financial services firm Edward Jones moved up 20 spots on the FORTUNE 500 for its eighth consecutive appearance on the annual list, which is published by FORTUNE magazine.

FORTUNE magazine ranks the largest U.S. companies by revenue. Edward Jones moved up 20 spots to No. 336, with more than $9.5 billion in net revenue for 2019, an increase of 10.8 percent year-over-year.

Republic Climbs Fortune 500 List as Waste Management Sees Slight Dip

By Kristin Musulin, Waste Dive

Fortune released its highly-anticipated Fortune 500 list today, which ranked Republic Services at 296, up from 299 in 2017. The company has been slowly climbing the rankings since 2014.

Continue reading on Waste Dive.

Corporate Leaders Meet for Dialogue on Strategies for Advancing Social Progress

13th annual Board of Boards concludes in New York City
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NEW YORK, February 27, 2018 /3BL Media/ — Fifty-two CEOs who are a part of CECP: The CEO Force for Good–a coalition of leading companies that collectively represent $6.2 trillion in annual revenue–met at CECP’s 13th annual Board of Boards to examine critical success factors in building the business for the long-term. Key takeaways from this closed-door session included:

Whirlpool Taps Wind as Propeller Of Sustainability and Community Investment

by Antonio Pasolini

Transitioning to clean energy is one of the most efficient ways for companies to mitigate their environmental impact, as it prevents GHG emissions as well as providing a long-term solution for energy needs.

For that reason, appliance manufacturer Whirlpool Corporation is pushing ahead with wind energy expansion as part of its efforts to decrease its carbon footprint in a bid to make its business increasingly sustainable as well as more socially responsible.

Sodexo Helps Military Professionals Sharpen Their Foodservice Skills and Business Expertise

Sodexo serves as the platinum-level sponsor of the annual Armed Forces Forum for Culinary Excellence event hosted by the National Restaurant Association Education Foundation
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The National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) hosted its annual Armed Forces Forum for Culinary Excellence event that brings together outstanding servicemen and women for hands-on cooking activities, interactive seminars, and mentoring and career-coaching sessions. Forty-seven servicemen and women representing all branches of the U.S. military benefited from Sodexo’s platinum-level sponsorship of the 2017 event, held at The Culinary Institute of America (CIA).


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