CR Magazine: May/June 2017 Issue

Primary tabs

CR Magazine: May/June 2017 Issue

CR Magazine's May/June 2017 issue features brands taking stands, 2017's most responsible energy companies and much more.

Content from this campaign

What Major Power Providers are Doing With Their Efficient Operations and how Companies can Utilize Renewable Energy Solutions
By Belinda Sharr Legacy energy producers and distributors have been the target of disruptive business models and technology for decades. Adapting to competition and increased demand for low-carbon power, even the largest electric utilities and multinational gas and oil giants are behaving like innovative startups in today’s economy, engaging with one-time foes and leaning on...
Jul 25, 2017 8:05 AM ET
Social Responsibility in a Time of Change
Many companies are dedicated to social responsibility—they have social responsibility programs, advertise and market their efforts, form task forces and working groups and reach out to the local and global communities to “do good” in their respective areas. But like those wooden labyrinth ball games, moving the levers to adjust the board and getting the silver ball through the end of the maze...
Jul 21, 2017 8:05 AM ET
Places to Be: The Most Sustainable Corporate Hospitality Chains Around the World
By the Editors CR professionals know that every venue they utilize should meet certain sustainable standards. To help companies with future event planning, CR Magazine has compiled a list of the most sustainable corporate hospitality chains, ensuring that the facility chosen is dedicated to corporate responsibility. The following corporate chains were researched by the editorial staff...
Jul 20, 2017 8:05 AM ET
Seeing the World from the Eyes of Your Supplier
By Jennifer Anderson Supply chains are a critical element of sustainability success for most companies. Yet working on supply chain sustainability is a challenging task. It’s hard enough to get people in your own company to change their behavior, but influencing the actions of those in another company—even as a large customer—can seem nearly impossible. Truth be told,...
Jul 17, 2017 8:05 AM ET
What Corporate Foundations Can Do to Enhance Their Philanthropic Agenda
by Jennifer Levine Hartz Though corporate giving is a small percentage of all philanthropic monies given to non-profits in the U.S., it has an outsized opportunity to drive societal improvement and influence the hearts and minds of their stakeholders and the nation. (The organization Giving USA reports that about 5 percent of all philanthropy comes from companies each year.) ...
Jul 14, 2017 8:05 AM ET