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bottled water, confectioneries, dairy

From nestle's site: "For a business to be successful in the long term it has to create value, not only for its shareholders but also for society. We call this Creating Shared Value. It is not philanthropy or an add-on, but a fundamental part of our business strategy."

tags: bottled water, confectioneries, dairy, coffee, baby food, breakfast cereals, confectionery, ice cream

nestle's Ratings Summary ?

rating name organization list type status
Pacific Sustainability Index Scores: Consumer Food, Food Production, and Beverages Sectors 2009 roberts environmental center score 41.99/100
U.S. Beverage Container Recycling Scorecard and Report 2008 as you sow score 1.58/4
2008 Global Most Sustainable Corporations innovest group member
project label sector: bottled water project label rank #4 of 5*
project label sector: confectioneries project label rank #9 of 10*
project label sector: dairy project label rank #6 of 8*
project label overall project label rank #150 of 162†

*companies with at least 20 votes ,†companies with at least 100 votes

nestle's Article Breakdown (61 unique articles) ?

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Articles about Nestle ?

Don't Be A Mushroom!

From (verified), October 26, 2012

Health & Nutrition, Community Impact

Two separate but very much related events that could radically change the way America farms and feeds itself are big in the news right now. Both concern a matter dear to my heart: food labeling.

in this article: pepsico, kellogg, nestle, bayer, basf, monsanto, syngenta

Gerber Jar Food For Babies: Mechanically Separated Meat.

From (unverified), January 15, 2011

Health & Nutrition, Product Safety, Mission & Values

Mechanically separated meat instead of 'real' meat is found to be content of Gerber jarred baby food - "Chicken" and "Turkey". That's only in Poland though. Gerber spokeswoman MaƂgorzata Szlendak from Nestlé...

in this article: nestle, gerber

Nature Made, Kashi, LeapFrog, Nestle Purina Partner With RecycleBank To Promote America Recycles Day

From (verified), September 30, 2010

Resource Management

Several national leading brands including Nature Made, Kashi, LeapFrog, and Nestle Purina, are partnering with RecycleBank to show new ways to reward consumers for their environmental actions, while promoting America Recycles Day on November 15. In a...

in this article: nestle, kashi

Nestle Sets New Eco Targets For UK And Ireland

From (verified), September 7, 2010

Mission & Values

Nestle UK&I has given an update on recent environmental progress and established new targets covering water, energy and packaging.

in this article: nestle

Nestle To Spend $487M On Sustainable Coffee Supply Chain

From (verified), August 30, 2010

Resource Management

Nestle will invest CHF 500 million (approximately $487 million) to address responsible farming, sourcing and consumption across its coffee supply chain. Nestle purchases around 780,000 tons of green coffee a year or 10 percent of the world’s su...

in this article: nestle

Nestle To Drop 'deceptive' Health Claims

From (verified), July 15, 2010

Mission & Values

Nestle have said they will drop adverts that were described by the Federal Trade Commission as deceptive. The company's drink Boost Kid Essentials was sold in some ads on its ability to stop children catching colds and missing school.

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Nestle In The U.S. Announces Success Of Creating Shared Value

From (verified), May 23, 2010

Mission & Values

As Nestle S.A. prepares to hold its second-annual Creating Shared Value Forum in London, the five operating companies that comprise Nestle in the United States are releasing their first-ever report detailing the success of Creating Shared Value in th...

in this article: nestle

Nestle Meets Greenpeace’s Demands Following Social Media Backlash

From (verified), May 17, 2010

Resource Management

Today Nestle announced a “zero deforestation” policy in partnership with The Forest Trust (TFT), which will initially focus on amending its palm oil purchasing practices. The move follows a full blown Facebook attack initiated by Greenpea...

in this article: nestle

AB, Coke, Pepsi, Bacardi Advance Beverage Industry GHG Reporting Protocol

From (verified), April 15, 2010

Waste Management

Members of the Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) have completed a set of protocols that incorporate both enterprise inventory and product carbon footprinting approaches for the whole industry.

in this article: pepsico, coca-cola, nestle, anheuser-busch, diageo, ocean spray, bacardi

Nestle Waters Wades Through Bottled Water Challenges

From (verified), March 23, 2010

Community Impact, Mission & Values

In a northeastern U.S. town of about 1,000 people, at the first public hearing to discuss Nestlé Waters North America's (NWNA) interest in bottling water from a local spring, the company listened as citizens outlined their primary concern...

in this article: nestle

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