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The Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

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Organic Food Companies Change Business Model by Expanding Deeper into Supply Chain - The Minute
The rapid sales growth in organic foods, a thirty two point two billion dollar business last year, has caused major supply problems for organic food companies. U.S. retail sales of organic food more than tripled over the decade through 2013, according to the Organic Trade Association. But this market explosion has caused organic production to lag behind market demand, causing higher prices and...
Apr 6, 2015 4:00 PM ET
The Business Case for Social Leadership: Companies Protest Indiana and Arkansas Laws - The Minute
Protests against laws in Indiana and Arkansas that could allow discrimination against gay couples are coming from a broad spectrum of the business community. Tech companies like Apple,, Twitter, Yelp, and Square, not known for their public engagement with social issues, have spoken out against the laws. Business-as-usual NASCAR and the NCAA, which is headquartered in...
Apr 2, 2015 5:00 PM ET
Financial Sector's ESG Concerns Affect Investment in Extractive Sector
The greening of the finance sector is leading to a credit squeeze in the extractive industry. That’s the conclusion of a recent report on Mondaq, a website that provides global coverage of legal, financial, and regulatory issues. The current climate of controversy about oil sands extraction in Canada, coal-fired power plants in the U.S., and conflict metals and minerals in Africa is causing...
Mar 30, 2015 4:45 PM ET
Health Systems Compete with Medical Insurers for Clients and Revenue - The Minute
Traditional business models in the health care industry continue to be disrupted by the Affordable Care Act. In a potentially major shift in practice, health systems and medical groups are now competing against medical insurers by enrolling employer groups and individual consumers in their health plans, reports Modern Healthcare. A number of major, multi-state health systems, including...
Mar 26, 2015 4:00 PM ET
CSR Communications on FTSE100 Websites is Subpar: Black Sun Report - CSR Minute
The latest update on communications about corporate social responsibility is a good news/bad news message. This time, it’s delivered by Black Sun, a communications consultancy, in a recent survey of FTSE100 Index company website. As reported by PR Week, Black Sun’s analysis shows that 80% have a CSR section in the main navigation of their website. That’s the good news. Now the...
Mar 23, 2015 4:45 PM ET