Food majors Unilever and Nestlé biggest improvers in Oxfam sustainability report
September 19, 2013

Earlier this year, Oxfam released its original report assessing the sustainability initiatives of ten of the world’s biggest food and drink companies, including Nestlé, Unilever, Danone, Mondelez, Coca-Cola…

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Apple slammed over latest Chinese supply chain allegations
August 7, 2013

Apple is facing fresh questions over alleged workers’ rights violations and environmental mismanagement in its Chinese supply chain, following the publication of a major new report from the…

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KappAhl collaborates for cleaner production in India
June 21, 2013

SWAR , a collaboration project between Swedish textile buyers and Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) is being brought to India by KappAhl to ensure cleaner textile supply chains.…

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Timberland releases its 2012 CSR report
June 3, 2013

Timberland released its 2012 CSR performance data, showcasing how the company’s persistent commitment to sustainability yielded many notable strides. Amongst many things, the highlights were geared towards the…

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HP’s conflict-free supply chain initiative is an industry first
April 26, 2013

Laptops, smart phones, tablets—these are among our favourite electronic gadgets. We use them to do laudable things—stay connected in emergencies, democratise access to education, mobilise the workforce. Good…

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Promoting gender equity in India’s garment sector

Social Accountability International (SAI) has been championing for the rights of workers all over the world. ‘RAGS: Improving Social Standards in the Indian Ready-Made Garment Sector’ is a…

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Mondelēz International agrees to address women’s inequality in chocolate production
April 23, 2013

In February this year, Oxfam started its ‘Behind the Brands’ campaign. In that it called on major chocolate brands like Nestle, Mars and Mondelēz, who buy over 30…

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H&M talks making fashion sustainable
April 15, 2012

At a talk held recently by retail giant H&M, many big names from the fashion industry came together to discuss ways to make this million dollar industry more…

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