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Customers in California file class action lawsuits alleging that Hershey, Mars & Nestlé use forced child labour in Côte d’Ivoire
Hershey & other chocolate companies using more certified cocoa, but African farmers still mired in poverty
Author: Marc Gunther, Guardian (UK)
"Hershey's uses more certified sustainable cocoa, but farmers may not be seeing the benefits", 6 July 2015...
Author: Annie Wu, Epoch Times
A legal case involving major food companies Nestlé, ADM (Archer Daniels Midland), and Cargill...has now reached the highest court in the country. The three companies are preparing to petition the case to the U.S. Supreme Court, which would make the...
Author: Helen Burley, Friends of the Earth
"Mind your step: The land and water footprints of everyday products", May 2015...
- Related stories: Friends of the Earth report documents land & water footprints of everyday products
- Related companies: Abercrombie & Fitch American Eagle Outfitters Apple Arcadia Group Barry Callebaut Benetton BlackBerry French Connection Gap Guess H&M Hershey Kraft Foods (now Kraft Heinz) LG Electronics (part of LG Corp.) Mars Motorola Solutions Nestlé Next Nokia Orion Samsung Sony Tiger Brands Urban Outfitters ZTE
Ceres' Feeding Ourselves Thirsty report evaluates 37 food companies on their water use, stewardship and policies, including the right to access to water. The report provides recommendations for how investment analysts can more effectively evaluate food...
Author: Laurence Loubières, Projet (France)
« Activisme actionnarial : le grain de sable peut-il enrayer la machine ? », 22 Nov 2014...
- Related companies: Bank of America Berkshire Hathaway Citigroup Coca-Cola ExxonMobil Ford Fruit of the Loom (part of Berkshire Hathaway) Gap General Motors GlaxoSmithKline Goldman Sachs Hershey JPMorgan Chase PepsiCo Pfizer Renault Roche Société Générale Total ViiV Healthcare (joint venture Pfizer & GlaxoSmithKline) Walmart
Company commitments at climate change summit include cutting carbon emissions, combating deforestation & reducing methane leakage
Author: Wendy Koch, USA Today
"Companies to make climate pledges at U.N. summit", 22 Sep 2014...