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19 January 2007

You've checked the price and calorie count, now here's the carbon cost [UK]

Author: Julia Finch & John Vidal, Guardian [UK]

Supermarket chain Tesco pledged last night to revolutionise its business to become "a leader in helping to create a low-carbon economy" with a raft of new measures to help combat climate change. In the most significant step announced yesterday, the...

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19 February 2006

Some are short, others long, but critics say FTSE 100 CSR reviews are nothing more than corporate spin [UK]

Author: Andy Favell, The Independent [UK]

...nearly a fifth of the UK's top public companies are still failing to deliver comprehensive reports detailing the economic, environmental and social impact of their business. [also refers to BHP Billiton, Reuters, Wolseley, Alliance UniChem,...

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8 November 2005

Union threatens legal action at Morrison for sex discrimination [UK]

Author: Barrie Clement, Independent

The supermarket group Wm Morrison faces legal action for sex discrimination after allegedly offering a largely female group of workers one-third of the redundancy money being paid to a workforce dominated by men...[also refers to Safeway (part of...

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20 May 2005

Global brands learn to mind gap in public mood on ethical trade

Author: Rachel Stevenson, Independent

Gap is now a member of the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI), a body made up of companies, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and trade unions. Nike...is in discussions to join...But while most of the UK high street has agreed to the ETI's ethical...

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1 January 2005

ActionAid report says food multinationals "threaten fight against poverty" (refers to Nestlé, Unilever, Monsanto, Parmalat, Cargill, Wal-Mart, others)

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1 January 2005

[PDF] full report: "Power hungry - six reasons to regulate global food corporations"

Author: ActionAid

[refers to BASF, Bayer, Dow, DuPont, Monsanto, Syngenta, Chiquita, Dole, Archer Daniels Midland, Barry Callebaut, Cargill, Fyffes, ADM, Cargill, Zen Noh, Unilever, Nestlé, Tyson, Wal-Mart, Tesco, Asda (part of Wal-Mart), Safeway (part of Morrisons),...

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17 November 2004

Industry unites to fight exploitation of workers in UK food and agriculture

Author: Ethical Trading Initiative - Temporary Labour Working Group

The TLWG [Temporary Labour Working Group] – which includes leading retailers Waitrose [part of John Lewis Partnership], Marks & Spencers, Tesco, Somerfield, Sainsburys, Morrisons, the Co-operative Group and Asda [part of Wal-Mart], the Fresh...

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9 November 2004

Buying With a Conscience Helps Reform SA [So. African] Vineyards

Author: Charlotte Mathews, Business Day [So. Africa]

Two years ago a group of UK retailers...pledged finance to help set up SA's Wine Industry Ethical Trade Association. The retailers included Coop [Co-operative Group], Tesco, Sainsbury's, Marks & Spencer, Asda [part of Wal-Mart], Safeway [part of...

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1 November 2004

UK: Group of trade unions & retailers (incl. Marks & Spencer, Tesco, Sainsbury) launch Code of Practice & report on labour standards in agricultural sector

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1 November 2004

[PDF] Code of practice for labour providers to agriculture and the fresh produce trade [UK]

Author: Ethical Trading Initiative - Temporary Labour Working Group

[refers to Tesco, Sainsbury, Marks & Spencer, Asda (part of Wal-Mart), Waitrose (part of John Lewis Partnership), Co-operative Group, Somerfield, Morrisons]

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