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How Can Sustainability Be a Win for B2B Companies? Ask Flex

CLEANTECH - Consumer-facing companies get a lot of the attention for their sustainability efforts through great ads and campaigns. But there is a huge role for B2B companies to benefit from sustainability solutions, as well. Flex is one of these.

Iron Mountain Announces Early Adopters for First-of-its-kind Renewable Power Data Center Solution

PRESS RELEASE - Green Power Pass helps Iron Mountain's data center colocation customers reach their renewable energy, carbon reduction and sustainability goals.

Impossible Foods Celebrates Consumer Paradigm Shift to Plant-Based Meat

BEHAVIOR CHANGE - The report also offers a first look at soon-to-be-published research that helps quantify the ways that plant-based diets can literally turn back the clock on climate change.

Eastman Launches Recycled Avra™ to Debut in Spring 2020 Performance Apparel

PRESS RELEASE - Activewear powered by Avra™ contributes to the circular economy with 100 percent recycled performance fibers

UPS Brings Commitment and Support to Pride Month

PRESS RELEASE - Commitments, grants, business empowerment and hands-on support among Pride Month and Diversity and Inclusion Activities.

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Why Leaders Must Drive Change by Putting the SDGs at the Heart of Business

LEADERSHIP - With only a little over a decade left to meet the SDGs by 2030, it is crucial to maintain — or, better said, create — a stable and fair world. To accelerate our actions to achieve the Goals, we need trust. And that trust will grow when we achieve the Goals.

P&G and Tokyo 2020 Announce The Podium Project – The First-Ever Medals Podiums Created from Recycled Plastic for Upcoming Olympic Games

PRESS RELEASE - P&G, Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that for the first time in Olympic Games history, all medals podiums will be created entirely from recycled materials - and consumers can directly contribute.

Can Green PE, Better Collection and Recycling Redeem Plastic? Braskem Thinks So

WASTE NOT - As ocean plastic in particular has captured the world’s attention, plastic producers such as Braskem have quickly ramped up efforts to use plastic responsibly and create better alternatives.

SB’19 Detroit: L’Oréal, TerraCycle Illustrate How Products Should Be Made, Packaged

CHEMISTRY, MATERIALS & PACKAGING - The innovators behind Seed Phytonutrients and the Loop reusable packaging platform shared lessons learned, and the potential impacts these disruptive new approaches could hold for their respective industries.

SB’19 Detroit: Reaching Deep Into Communities to Cultivate Tomorrow’s Changemakers

ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE - Throughout the week at SB’19 Detroit, we were pleasantly struck by the theme that emerged of brands cultivating leaders and changemakers from unlikely places and in unique ways.

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AT&T: Future Focused. Purpose Driven.

CORPORATE MEMBER UPDATE - As I was talking with an investor the other day talk about his system of evaluating a company’s environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance, it occurred to me how familiar that discussion was becoming.

SB’19 Detroit: Brands Influencing Better Behaviors, Legislation, Supply Chains

BEHAVIOR CHANGE - On the fourth and final day of SB’19 Detroit, a host of brands shared lessons learned from efforts to engage consumers on everything from more sustainable food choices and healthier masculinity to much-needed changes in policy.

Message on a Bottle: How One Expedition Is Engaging Communities to Learn About Plastic Waste

CORPORATE MEMBER UPDATE - The “Sea to Source: Ganges” expedition team engages communities to help them track plastic pollution with wooden drift cards.

Avery Dennison Plastic Bank Printed Fabric Labels are Helping Reduce Oceans Plastic

CORPORATE MEMBER UPDATE - Avery Dennison's partnership with Plastic Bank is closing the loop on social plastic.

The ‘Secret Sauce’ of Inclusion, Governance — Inside and Outside the Brand

ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE - At SB’19 Detroit, Burt's Bees, Caesars Entertainment, Dave’s Killer Bread, Gap, Kellogg, Patagonia, P&G and more shared insights and strategies aimed at addressing governance inside and outside their organizations.

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Our Future is in Motion: Ford Motor Company Reflects on 20 Years in Sustainability with New Goals Ahead

PRESS RELEASE - Ford Motor Company has released its 20th annual Sustainability Report, looking back on two decades of progress, and committing to new aspirational goals for the future.

SB'19 Detroit: Transparency, Alliances Unsnarling the Tangled Webs We Weave

SUPPLY CHAIN - SB'19 Detroit was full of rich discussions from brands, technology providers and alliances driving holistic changes in supply chains and other complex systems — and shining light on problems along the way.

AI, Biomaterials, Circularity: The A-B-Cs of a Flourishing Future

THE NEXT ECONOMY - On Monday and Tuesday at SB’19 Detroit, dozens of encouraging stories and divergent strategies emerged from the growing roster of organizations on a mission to improve some of our most common products and services.

How Danone Is Putting Humanity Back Into Marketing

MARKETING AND COMMS - “It is not business-to-consumers, but human-to-human. The future is bright for marketing.” — Valérie Hernando-Presse

SB’19 Detroit: #BrandsForGood, #Strawless Laying Groundwork for Sustainable Behavior Change

BEHAVIOR CHANGE - On Wednesday, day three of SB’19 Detroit, the focus was on collective brand efforts to create the significant shifts in consumer behavior necessary for The Good Life to become a reality.

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