Drinking to Belong

How Young Adulthood and Alcohol Consumption Became Intertwined in the United Kingdom

The leisure choices of young people are never far from news agendas or the concerns of policy-makers. However, increasing rates of alcohol consumption in the United Kingdom in recent years may have shifted young people’s attitudes towards drinking.

President of Atlantic Copper, a Subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold, wins the Spanish Environment Club Medal


President of Atlantic Copper Javier Targhetta was honored with a Spanish Environment Club medal for his longtime efforts to promote environmental responsibility and sustainable development.

Targhetta received the honor at a special medal ceremony in Madrid, Spain, and later was personally congratulated by the King of Spain H.M. Juan Carlos I, who held a Royal Audience for the occasion.

The Spanish Environment Club was formed in 1997 to promote environmental responsibility and sustainable development in Spain.

CSC Recognized as a Top Corporate Citizen by CR Magazine

Company earns industry ranking for the second straight year
Press Release

FALLS CHURCH, Va., November 26, 2012 /3BL Media/ - CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it has been ranked in the top 10 by Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine for the second year as one of the “Industry Sector Best Corporate Citizens in Business Services.” In this ranking CR Magazine recognizes companies by industry, applying the methodology from its well-known 100 Best Corporate Citizens List.

Brown-Forman Shares Thinking and Approach to Flavored Spirits


Flavored spirits are an important and growing consumer trend. Vodka has been at the forefront of this trend with a 10 year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16%. Flavored vodkas are currently over 9M cases and make up 15% of the total vodka segment. They are driving growth of the vodka category overall.

Social Host Liability: When Are You Responsible for Someone Else's Drinking?


Entertaining friends in the privacy of your home with a few drinks is a common practice around the world. But when do you become responsible for someone else’s alcohol consumption? Laws on social host liability differ from state to state. Here, attorney Leonardo Angiulo gives an example from Massachusetts.  <Read more>

Commitment by the Book


by Catherine Gunsbury

I recently attended a celebration of the launch of a new book titled, “Corporate Responsibility: The American Experience.”

The book chronicles the history of America’s unique brand of business citizenship and examines the role of business in society.

SEC Conflict Mineral Filing Requirement Affects Automotive Suppliers

Democratic Republic of Congo and surrounding countries
Press Release

(3BL Media) Southfield, MI - May 16, 2011 - AIAG, a not-for-profit, member-supported organization focused on collaboration with a wide range of manufacturing companies and service providers is hosting a webinar on May 20. The session will educate and prepare suppliers for reporting that will enable compliance with provisions of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (the Dodd-Frank Act).

AIAG Members Addressing Conflict Minerals Used In Vehicles

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Announces Proposed Rules on Conflict Minerals
Press Release

(3BL Media) Southfield, MI - December 16, 2010 - Members of AIAG, a not-for-profit, member-supported organization that works collaboratively with a wide range of manufacturing companies, suppliers and service providers to help them operate at peak performance, are actively engaged in a work group that is developing an industry solution to help automakers and suppliers comply with provisions of the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (the Dodd-Frank Act).


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